Pledge to Peace

We are holding a peace assembly run by our school council. We are talking about togetherness and looking at the Syrian refugee video clip on the UN peace website. We are closing the assembly by having a minutes silence whilst ringing bells to represent the peace bell. We have also read in every class the day the world fell silent and we have all made a peace flag like the children did in the book. ...

Medicine For Peace   The United Nations has declared Sept. 21 as the International Day of Peace, marking a special time that brings people together around the world to strengthen the ideals of peace. In support of this effort, The Prem Rawat Foundation produced this video, "Medicine for Peace," to help grow awareness that peace is possible for individuals across the planet  [...

Peace Partners is a UK registered charity whose mission is: a world where all human beings have access to sufficient clean water, nutritious food and personal peace. At the beginning of the year in Central London as part of our activities to raise awareness on the subjects of personal peace and conflict resolution, we hosted a screening of the documentary Inside Peace to a capacity diverse audience.  Inside Peace tells the story of a group of Texan prison inmates who embarked on a journey of personal self discovery and chose to break the cycle of negativity while in prison.   The film follows their journey after release as they negotiate...

In this last year, the Forton Group have actively contributed to the following initiatives: Celebrating the World in London: an event of music and inspiration from the diverse communities in London.  The organisers invited the Ambassador for Peace, Mr. Prem Rawat to attend and present a keynote speech.  He also met a smaller group of people to discuss issues related to peace education, notably around crime prevention and rehabilitation.  Prem was presented with a ‘Peace Basket’ – a traditional Rwandan gift symbolising peace in the home, generosity and prosperity. Forton’s role was to facilitate planning and support preparation.  Throughout the year Forton...

Building peace one day at a time - Peace One Day is a non-profit organisation that was founded in 1999. In 2001 due to our efforts the member states of the United Nations unanimously adopted the first ever annual day of global ceasefire and non-violence on 21 September – Peace Day [...

Conflict and violence displace millions of people each year. Half of those killed in conflict are children, and 90 percent are civilians. We refuse to accept conflict as a way of life. Rotary projects provide training that fosters understanding and provides communities with the skills to resolve conflicts. [...

On the occasion of the International Peace Day, "The Oldham Pledge to Peace Forum" communicates its Annual Report and Action Plan Sept 2017- Sept 2018  [caption id="attachment_13975" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Oldham Peace Plan - Sept 2016-17[/caption]     [caption id="attachment_13982" align="aligncenter" width="300"] The Oldham Pledge to Peace Forum - 2017 - 18 Peace Plan[/caption]     [caption id="attachment_13983" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Oldham Pledge to Peace Forum - Annual Report to the AGM - 21 September 2017[/caption]...