Pledge to Peace

Rochdale and Littleborough Peace Group Press Release - 26 September 2016 Peace Group sign Pledge to Peace Representatives of Rochdale and Littleborough Peace Group joined other groups from throughout Greater Manchester at the Civic Centre in Oldham this morning (Monday 26 September 2016) to sign the 'Pledge to Peace' (also known as the 'Bruxelles Declaration'), a European project to promote the development of a culture of peace. Rae Street and Philip Gilligan were guests of the mayor of Oldham, Councillor Derek Heffernan who became the first mayor in Greater Manchester to sign the Pledge  on behalf of his council. He, like Rochdale's mayor, Councillor...

Oldham Council will be celebrating action on peace between Wednesday 21 September and Monday 26 September. Oldham’s Peace Week is about celebration, reflection and action on peace, starting on the United Nation International Day of Peace on 21 September. The activities aim to engage the public, schools, the community, faith groups and businesses in Oldham. Oldham Council became the first local authority in the UK to sign the Pledge to Peace in 2015: a commitment to put in place projects and actions promoting a culture of peace in our borough. Since then 13 local organisations have joined us in signing the pledge and formed...

WALK THE HILLS IN PEACE - Saturday, May 14 Now in its 23rd year, the traditional event for peace, which takes place around the villages of Fauglia, Crespina and Lari, in the heart of the Pisan hills, dedicates this day to the protection and development of the natural environment and the rights of children. Meeting point at 8h30 in FAUGLIA, at PIAZZA DELLA CHIESA and departure of the march. Passing the villages of Botteghino and Tripalle, downhill to the sports field of Crespina, climb to the Via Leccio and arrival at LARI, PIAZZA MATTEOTTI. Here it will be offered a buffet and...

Each year the International Day of Peace is observed around the world on September 21. The United Nations General Assembly has declared this as a day devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace, both within and among all nations and peoples. The theme of this year’s commemoration is “The Sustainable Development Goals: Building Blocks for Peace” [...

Percorsi, as Secretariat of the Pledge to Peace,  is TPRF partner  for the  International Day of Peace  2016 campaign. Each year the International Day of Peace is observed around the world onSeptember 21. The United Nations General Assembly has declared this as a day devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace, both within and among all nations and peoples.[...

Until now, 3 main activities in 2016 : Peace Education Program: 3 programs with between 8 to 13 participants in each sessions • March/April in a retirement home in Rabastens de Bigorre (EHPAD) • July for a little association (Oiseau Bleu de N’Zérékoré) in Maubourguet • September for Fêtes de la Paix association in Villecomtal sur Arros Concert for Peace: 3 Choirs and 80 participants in a church in Tarbes ; this event was put together with 3 other associations. NDA Biang and Fourmis des Pyrénées, doing littles humanitarians projects in Cameroun and Guinea and Rivages which is facilitating initiatives in the region. 570 euros were raised...

The perspective Association is organizing a Lucerne Peace Days Event at the Helvetia Place in the middle of Lucerne on September 21st. We have included a few projects to meet all aspects of Life. Art4Peace: Caligraphi artwork onside, Ebru artwork onsite, a Puppet-show and more… Kids4Peace: Working with refugees on different projects that will be introduced onsite Music4Peace: A Live Band will be playing with selected Music on Peace.  We will have 6 Pavilions for each Project we are introducing.  Invited are all people from Lucerne and around.  For more information please see our website: www.LucernePeaceDays.ch  ...

The Forton Group has provided volunteer time to peace education initiatives every week for the last year. We are particularly interested in supporting the development of ‘Lesson Plans’ using high-quality stimulus materials, whether artwork, music, video or books.  We hope to report on this initiative in 2016/2017. The Forton Group also provided volunteer time and resources to support the ‘Inside Peace’ event at the British Film Institute in London in June 2016.  This included: Showing the film ‘Inside Peace’ about peace education and its impacts on inmates, and their lives outside prison A panel discussion, including the most senior executive in the UK prison...

El enfoque del Foro se basa en la Declaración de Bruselas “Compromiso por la Paz” (“Pledge to Peace”) que se firmó en el Parlamento Europeo el 28 de noviembre de 2011, y cuyos signatarios son instituciones, organizaciones y empresas que se comprometen a poner en marcha proyectos y acciones para promover una cultura de paz [...