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UK: Principles of Living Seminar

  By Trevor and Mieko Davies, FFWPU UK On Saturday 27th May 2017 we held a special one-day seminar as a result of a successful witnessing effort on University campuses. This followed Mrs Hiraki’s visit to the UK last year when she shared how she had built a successful CARP programme in Los...

The 7th annual IRFF – UK Pilgrimage!

  By Ashley Crosthwaite, FFWPU UK Our walk this year took place on 29th, 30th April and 1st May. This year 2017 we decided to raise £4000 and to give half the money raised to Destiny Junior School towards much needed new classrooms and a library. (Destiny school was built by IRFF volunteers...

UK: Council of Communities Meeting Spring 2017

By Martine Masner, FFWPU Europe The Spring Council of Communities Meeting, from April 28 to 30, 2017, in Belsey Bridge, Ditchingham, UK was focused on outreach and witnessing. Community leaders gathered from the whole UK, and they had also invited representatives of UPF and WFWP. The purpose of the meeting was to create...

UK: Universal Peace Federation Weekend Seminar

  By Martine Masner Cleeve House, United Kingdom, 5. – 7. May 2017   The workshop (From May 5 to 7, 2017) was an inspirational and harmonious weekend shared with like-minded people mainly from Birmingham and London. The concluding testimonies were profoundly moving as Ambassadors for Peace expressed their desire to work with...

Genocides – Before and After UK

  Prepared By UPF UK On April 20th Universal Peace Federation UK held an annual genocide awareness event in London including a number of genocides that are denied by national Governments. (Video Link). Two important issues were raised by several people: 1) That different groups of activists in unrelated Genocide incidents can support...

UK: True Family Values and a Peaceful World

By Joanna Hartl, UPF UK In the West Country at Cleeve House, the third event in a series of ongoing one day UPF leadership seminars was held on Saturday 18th March 2017. The title of the seminar was “True Family Values and a Peaceful World”. We had a grand total of 13 participants...

UK: International Women’s Day 2017

By Robin Marsh, UPF United Kingdom London, United Kingdom, March 23, 2017   We were very sad that people lost their lives or were seriously injured yesterday, particularly the unarmed Police Officer who was killed at a gate I have passed by many times. Those hurt were from many nations including the US,...

UK: ‘Evening With’ series of inspirational interviews

  By Robin Marsh, UPF United Kingdom London, United Kingdom, February 19, 2017   Farrukh Dhondy and Matteo Bergamini were interviewed in the latest of the ‘Evening With’ series of inspirational interviews Gul Khan, of the All Ladies League – London, interviewed Farrukh Dhon-dy, former Commissioning Editor of Channel 4 and Matteo Bergamini,...

Syrian Refugees Visit

  By Daniel Lajda, UPF United Kingdom London, United Kingdom, February 19, 2017   For over a year now we have heard much about Syrian refugees, their suffering and amazing journeys; some at the risk of their lives and others losing their lives on the way to Europe. We saw devastating pictures of...