Giornata Internazioneale della Pace Tag

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]...

PEACE IS POSSIBLE: Wars, terrorism and militarism will not go away unless we make it happen Vijay Mehta is an author and peace activist. He is Chair of Uniting for Peace and founding Trustee of Fortune Forum Charity. The Sunday Times described him as a “longstanding activist for peace, development, human rights and the environment, who along with his daughter Renu Mehta has set a precedent for striving to change the world” [...

Several activities already took place there this year: -19 May: la Fête des Voisins (neighbours’ day, we invited the whole community, this is happening this same day in many places in France) -4 June: presentation to the community of the journey accomplished by two of our members (Hélène and Justine) to provide help to a village called Banfelouk in the forest of Cameroon -10 June: one day of training in permaculture...

CelebrateLife Events are delighted to be screening the multi-award winning documentary Inside Peace in celebration of International Day of Peace, 21st September 2017. We are supporting The Little Big Peace festival in Streatham as well as being included in Streatham Free Film Festival. The screening will be at Hideaway, 2 Empire Mews, London SW16 2BF. It follows the lives of four inmates doing hard time in a Texas prison as they embark on a journey of personal discovery. The film follows them on their release as they try and integrate back into society and make choices that will keep them out of prison. The film is touching and...

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...