Tagged: europe

EU: Seminar on the UPF Vision and Peace Principles

By Jacques Marion, UPF UPF Europe & Middle East UPF Europe & Middle East organized a Seminar on the UPF Vision and Peace Principles at Glory House, a beautiful hotel located on the dunes of the North Sea in the beach resort village of Bergen Aan See, in the Netherlands on July 13...

France: Korean women, South & North Peace, Reconciliation, Rights & Development

  By Benjamin Prevost, WFWP Europe During the 38th United Nations Human Rights Council, Women’s Federation for World Peace Europe in collaboration with the Women’s UN Report Network organize​d​ an event at ​UN ​Palace of Nation in Geneva about the “Korean women, South & North Peace, Reconciliation, Rights & Development”. Numerous diplomats, NGO...

Europe: Couples Retreat

  By Orlande Schenk, European Second Generation Department Five couples and five staff met for a Blessed Couples Retreat in Czech Republic on May 24th to 27th organized by the ESGD. We kicked off the retreat with a delicious dinner and an unexpectedly exciting round of bowling! All of the participating couples were...

Europe: Parents Matching Convocation

  By Dr David Hanna, FFWPU Europe We just held a Parents Matching Convocation in Camberg, Germany (25-27 May). Around forty-six parents attended. Certain Eastern European countries have, for the first time, children that are approaching matching age. This meant we had quite a number of parents attend who had never been to...

Europe: WFWP Luncheon Reception

  Prepared by WFWP Europe Preceding the Main Event at the Vienna Statthalle with the WFWP Founder, Dr. Hak Ja Han Moon, a luncheon reception was held at the Wimberger Hotel for the international guests, members of the Vienna diplomatic community and faith leaders on April 29, 2018. Nearly 140 gathered to enjoy...

Europe: ILC 2018 – WFWP Session

WFWP Session: Toward Interdependence and Mutual Prosperity: The Role of Religious Leaders and Parliamentarians – Parkhotel Schönbrunn, Vienna, Austria, April 28 – 29, 2018   Prepared WFWP Europe Session IV: Beyond Coexistence: Dealing with the Challenges of Interdependence Values Education and Healthy Families – Fostering an Environment for Prosperity, Citizenship and Interreligious Harmony...

Peace Starts with Me: Hard Working Members in Vienna

By Dong-yeon Kim The Peace and Family Festival, “Peace Starts with Me” will be held on April 29 in Vienna, Austria. Kim Dong-yeon, assistant director of the Youth and Student Department at the International Headquarters, is currently in Vienna leading a team of Korean missionaries and students who are on the streets every...

Belgium: IAPP Conference at the European Parliament

  By Jacques Marion, UPF Europe Concluding a series of inaugural meetings of the International Association of Parliamentarians for Peace in Europe in 2017, a conference was organized by the Universal Peace Federation at the European Parliament in Brussels on December 5th 2017. Hosted by Italian Eurodeputy Flavio Zanonato, a member of the...

Europe: The 17th Annual WFWP-Europe Women’s Leadership Conference

  Prepared by WFWP Europe Nearly 140 participants came from over 23 countries in Europe, Middle East and Northeast Asia to assess the current “integration” crisis with its many strains on personal and social development. Women leaders, representing all facets of society, met to share their knowledge and best practices toward finding sustainable...

Austria: Cranes Club Education Conference

  Prepared by Cranes Club Europe From the 27th to 29th of October 2017 the 1st Cranes Club Education Conference took place in Seebenstein, Austria. It was attended by 45 educators, parents and interested people from 11 different countries. Around two thirds of the attendants were second generation and the rest were first...