The Secretariat of the Russian Chapter of the Universal Peace Federation is located in Moscow. The Chapter operates in the major regions of the Russian Federation: Central Russia, Northwest Region, Volga Region, South Region, Ural-Siberia Region, and the Russian Far East.

Spirit of Noble Rivalry at Peace Football Tournament

September 29, 2018

Moscow, Russia—UPF once again organized a football festival, titled Play Football for Peace, related to the International Day of Peace.

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Peace Road Banner Carried in Moscow Marathon

September 23, 2018

Moscow, Russia—Supporters of the Peace Road project participated in the 2018 running of the Moscow International Marathon.

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UPF Russia Celebrates Poetry and International Day of Peace

September 22, 2018

Vladivostok, Russia—UPF took part in a combined celebration of Peace Day and the birthday of a beloved Russian poet.

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International Day of Peace Observed in Moscow

September 21, 2018

Moscow, Russia—The Moscow branch of UPF held a meeting at its Peace Embassy to commemorate the 2018 UN International Day of Peace.

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Round-the-World Cyclists Meet in Siberia

September 7, 2018

Novosibirsk, Russia—Ildus Yanyshev, a UPF Ambassador for Peace who is bicycling around the world, was welcomed to Novosibirsk by the local UPF chapter.

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Lake Baikal Service Project Draws International Teams

August 24, 2018

Kultuk, Russia—Adults and children spent several weeks improving an area near Lake Baikal as part of an annual service project organized by UPF.

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World Cup Fans Unite behind ‘Peace Road’ Banner

July 15, 2018

Moscow, Russia—UPF-Russia volunteers used the occasion of the 2018 FIFA World Cup to unfurl the “Peace Road” banner at numerous football matches.

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Hand-Biker Completes Cross-Russia Trip

July 13, 2018

Vladivostok, Russia—A UPF Ambassador for Peace without hands or feet traveled from west to east across Russia using a hand-operated bicycle.

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Russia: UPF Sponsors Environmental Cleanup

June 17, 2018

St. Petersburg, Russia—Participants experience camaraderie and challenge while doing service at Eco-Losevo.

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Russian Ultramarathon Finishes in Moscow

June 12, 2018

Moscow, Russia—After passing through 17 towns and cities, the 2018 Russian Peace Road ultramarathon returned to Moscow for its conclusion.

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Young Russians Start 1,200-Kilometer Ultramarathon

June 1, 2018

Moscow, Russia—Thirty young participants of the ultramarathon “Children Against Drugs—I Choose Sport!” started their 12-day run in the center of Moscow.

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"Football for Peace" Program in Russia

May 19, 2018

Lyubertsy, Russia—A “Play Football for Peace” initiative brought together about 30 football enthusiasts for a courtyard tournament.

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5,000 km Run to Help Children with Cerebral Palsy

May 18, 2018

St. Petersburg, Russia—An Ambassador for Peace will run a 5,000-kilometer ultramarathon to raise funds for children with cerebral palsy.

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Happiness Is Two Wheels, Says Global Bicyclist

May 7, 2018

Vladivostok, Russia—UPF joined with Rotary International to welcome a prominent bicyclist back to Russia on the last leg of a tour around the world.

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Poetry and Philosophy Enjoyed in St. Petersburg

April 28, 2018

St. Petersburg, Russia—An evening dedicated to poetry and the philosophy of art and creativity was held by the local branch of UPF.

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Moscow Pageant Seeks Beauty of the Soul

April 22, 2018

Moscow, Russia—Ten talented students from leading Moscow universities moved on to the final level of the Mister and Miss University 2018 competition.

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UPF of Ufa Holds Exciting ‘Library Evening’

April 21, 2018

Ufa, Russia—The local branch of UPF supported an annual “Library Evening” tradition by organizing an exciting program for different ages.

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Conference Considers Future Directions for Russia

April 7, 2018

Moscow, Russia—UPF held a one-day conference on "Sustainable Development of Russia and Modern Challenges."

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World Interfaith Harmony Week Observed in Yekaterinburg, Russia

February 10, 2018

Yekaterinburg, Russia—Maintaining one’s traditions while respecting the traditions of others was the theme of a World Interfaith Harmony Week event.

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Singing for Interfaith Harmony in St. Petersburg

February 3, 2018

St. Petersburg, Russia—A song party in support of World Interfaith Harmony Week 2018 was held in the concert hall of the Bright World community center.

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