World Interfaith Harmony Week Observed in Malaysia

February 9, 2014

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - An observance of World Interfaith Harmony Week 2014 took place at the Malaysia Peace Embassy on Feb. 9.

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Malaysian Villagers Receive Free Health Screening

November 23, 2013

Kampung Pos Raya, Malaysia - About 100 people from one of Malaysia’s aboriginal tribes received a free health screening organized by UPF-Malaysia on Nov. 23, 2013, in the Simpang Pulai area of Ipoh, the capital of Perak state.

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Day of Peace Observed at a Forum in Kuala Lumpur

September 22, 2013

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - UPF-Malaysia observed the International Day of Peace in Kuala Lumpur at the UPF Peace Embassy on September 22 with a presentation by Dato' Alfred Ananda Kumaraseri, former Ambassador to Nigeria, on the theme "Education for Peace."

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Book Release: Tan Sri Devaki Krishnan - With Elegance and Commitment

August 14, 2013

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - A ceremony launching a new book by UPF-Malaysia President Tan Sri Dr. Devaki Krishnan took place on Aug. 14. Emphasizing her service to Malaysia, the book is entitled Tan Sri Devaki Krishnan- With Elegance and Commitment.

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Global Day of Parents Observed in Malaysia

June 2, 2013

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - UPF-Malaysia honored the UN Global Day of Parents during a "Happy, Healthy Family Symposium" at the Peace Embassy in Kuala Lumpur on June 2.

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Day of Families Observed in Kuala Lumpur

May 13, 2013

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - UPF-Malaysia organized a Family Symposium in conjunction with the UN International Day of Families on May 12. This Sunday gathering was part of an ongoing series "Happy, Healthy Family Campaign," with symposiums held every other Sunday.

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Interfaith Harmony Week Observed in Kuala Lumpur

March 2, 2013

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - UPF-Malaysia organized an observance of World Intefaith Harmony Week at the Peace Embassy in Kuala Lumpur on March 2.

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Seminar on a Culture of Heart in Kuala Lumpur

October 27, 2012

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - A seminar for Ambassadors for Peace on October 27 introduced participants to the “culture of heart” promoted by UPF. Topics included the Principles of Developing Healthy Relationships; the Essential Nature of Human Spirituality, Root Causes of Conflict and Violence, and Peace Building.

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Peace Embassy Inaugurated in Kuala Lumpur

October 27, 2012

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - UPF-Malaysia inaugurated its Peace Embassy in Petaling Jaya, Selangor, on October 27 with a gala program beginning with the National Anthem and invocations by leaders of several faiths.

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Day of Peace Commemorated in Malaysia

September 23, 2012

Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia - An observance of the United Nations International Day of Peace took place at the Kinta Riverfront Hotel in Ipoh on September 23. The theme of this year's observance was Sustainable Peace for a Sustainable Future.

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Day of Peace Observance Planned in Malaysia

July 28, 2012

Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia - UPF-Malaysia held a planning meeting on July 28 for a celebration of the International Day of Peace in Ipoh.

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Honoring a Legacy of Peace in Kuala Lumpur

July 11, 2012

Luala Lumpur, Malaysia - Silent tears of love and affection were shed by the family members and close friends of five Malaysian personalities and a Filipino leader whose lives were celebrated at a Legacy of Peace program in Kuala Lumpur on July 11.

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Day of Families Observed in Penang

June 24, 2012

Penang, Malaysia - UPF-Penang organized a special parent-child program in conjunction with the UN International Day of Families’ theme “Ensuring Work-Family Balance” on June 24.

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UPF-Malaysia e-Newsletter

May 21, 2012

UPF Malaysia celebrated World Interfaith Harmony Week on February 18 with a video screening of the search for spirituality in all religions, followed by an illuminating panel discussion on practical approaches to peace. Drawing a crowd of about 100 participants from various faith traditions, the event – held at a meeting hall in Kuala Lumpur -- highlighted the need for all religions to establish "Common Ground for the Common Good."

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Interfaith Harmony Week Commemorated in Kuala Lumpur

February 18, 2012

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - UPF-Malaysia organized a celebration of World Interfaith Harmony Week in Kuala Lumpur on February 18 that included a showing of the documentary "With One Voice."

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UPF-Malaysia Review of 2011 Activities

December 31, 2011

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - An overview of UPF-Malaysia activities during 2011.

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Asia Peace Conference Inaugurated

November 27, 2011

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - Representatives from 16 nations attended the inaugural Asia Peace Conference in Kuala Lumpur, November 26-27.

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R.I. Molla & M.M. Alam: Mainstreaming Third-Sector Economics by Adopting Islamic Principles of Entrepreneurship

November 22, 2011

Under the Islamic-style entrepreneurship, output maximization, profit maximization, employee benefits, etc., are all subject to considerations of community wellbeing. Profits for the equity holders and benefits for employees are residual matters. Therefore, this may be a suitable and useful model for third-sector economics that promote development with social justice in developing countries.

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In Memoriam: Dr. John Gurusamy

August 6, 2011

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - Dr. John Gurusamy passed into the next world on August 6. He was an Ambassador for Peace and committee member of UPF-Malaysia.

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Leadership Conference for Malaysian MPs

July 17, 2011

Washington, DC and New York, USA - Thirteen Malaysian Parliamentarians attended a special International Leadership Conference for Parliamentarians on the theme of “Leadership, Good Governance, and Interfaith Cooperation” July 11-17.

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