International Day of Families Observed in Denmark

May 27, 2018

Copenhagen, Denmark—Approximately 200 people attended a UPF celebration of UN International Day of Families 2018, held at UN City.


UPF-Denmark Holds Ambassador for Peace Meeting

January 20, 2018

Copenhagen, Denmark—On January 20, 2018, UPF-Denmark held the first meeting of the new year with Ambassadors for Peace.


International Day of Peace Observed in Denmark

September 24, 2017

Copenhagen, Denmark—About 150 people attended a UPF commemoration of the International Day of Peace held at UN City, one of Copenhagen’s well-known landmarks.


IAPP Is Launched in the Nordic Countries

September 23, 2017

Copenhagen, Denmark—Current and former members of parliament from Norway and Denmark attended the regional inauguration of the International Association of Parliamentarians for Peace (IAPP).


Denmark’s ‘Great Prayer Day’ Goes Interfaith

May 6, 2017

Copenhagen, Denmark—In honor of the public holiday known as “Great Prayer Day,” UPF-Denmark held an interfaith prayer meeting for religious leaders.


International Day of Peace Observed in Denmark

September 21, 2016

Copenhagen, Denmark—The 2016 International Day of Peace was observed at a program in Denmark’s Parliament.


International Day of Peace Observed in Denmark

September 27, 2015

Copenhagen, Denmark—UPF-Denmark celebrated the UN International Day of Peace in the Christiansborg Palace, the seat of the Danish parliament.


International Day of Peace Celebrated in Denmark

September 21, 2014

Copenhagen, Denmark - More than 100 people attended a celebration of the UN International Day of Peace at the Copenhagen City Hall on Sept. 21, 2014.


World Interfaith Harmony Week Observed in Denmark

February 2, 2013

Copenhagen, Denmark - UPF-Denmark held its second Interfaith Religious Leaders Meeting on Feb. 2, 2013. As the event coincided with the World Interfaith Harmony Week established by the United Nations, the theme of the meeting was interfaith harmony. Participants included two Christian pastors and two evangelists, two Muslim leaders and the national leader of Scientology in Denmark.


M. Pedersen: Challenges and Opportunities Posed by Europe's Muslim Population

January 25, 2012

Address to the International Leadership Conference in Seoul, Korea, January 2012

Shall we as politicians focus on the problems or on the possibilities? I choose to see possibilities instead of barriers. But to do that, it is necessary to see people not as Muslims or Christians but first of all as human beings and as citizens.


Exploring the Core Values of a Healthy Society

May 29, 2010

Copenhagen, Denmark - On May 29, UPF-Denmark convened a one-day conference on the theme, “What are the core values for building a healthy society?" We invited several Ambassadors for Peace and UPF leaders to give presentations.


Peace without Borders Theme of Peace Tour in Denmark

March 28, 2009

Copenhagen, Denmark - A "Peace Without Borders" symposium took place on March 28 at a Copenhagen community center. Speakers were Ahmet Demir, a youth consultant; Margrethe Wivel, member of the Copenhagen City Council; and Father Joe Toms.


Symposium in Denmark on Family and Peace

September 6, 2008

Copenhagen, Denmark - On September 6, a symposium on “Family and Peace: Family Values in a Globalized World” was held in a community hall. Fifty people attended the event, including representatives from several religious and ethnic groups as well as politicians.


Peace Tour Inaugurates UPF in Denmark

November 20, 2005

Copenhagen, Denmark - Dr. and Mrs. Sun Myung Moon arrived in Denmark for the inauguration of the Universal Peace Federation at the Marriott Hotel. The Grand Ballroom was filled to overflowing with more than 500 guests.