Global Peace Council Member
May 31, 2013
Dushanbe, Tajikistan - "Dushanbe – City of Peace," was the theme of the first Religious Youth Service project in Tajikistan, May 25-31, 2013, that included visiting religious and historic sites and taking orphan children on an outing.
December 17, 2012
Dushanbe, Tajikistan - A December 15 forum at the National Library on “Creating a New, Active and Creative Elite in Tajikistan” attracted grassroots organizers, Ambassadors for Peace, and leaders of Tajikistan's cultural, scientific, and business communities.
November 20, 2012
Dushanbe, Tajikistan - A series of lessons and an exhibition of children’s creative talents commemorated Universal Children's Day, Nov. 20, 2012.
September 12, 2012
Dushanbe, Tajikistan - UPF-Russia Secretary General Konstantin Krylov and I undertook a trip to Tajikistan September 9-12 to meet with Tajik Ambassadors for Peace and invite Hon. Shukurjon Zuhurov, the Tajikistan Speaker of the House of Representatives, to an international gathering.
December 11, 2010
Dushanbe, Tajikistan - A special consultation concerning the UPF proposal to create an interreligious council at the UN took place in Dushanbe Dec. 11, 2010.
November 30, 2010
Dushanbe, Tajikistan - UPF-Tajikistan, together with an organization that protects vulnerable citizens and refugees, held an event on November 30 dedicated to the death of Karine Mane, who was killed during the civil war on that date 13 years ago.
October 29, 2010
Dushanbe, Tajikistan - On October 29, the trade-union organization together with the Universal Peace Federation held a meeting celebrating the 75th anniversary of Komsomol (Young Communists League). The event was attended by former Komsomol activists who became prominent figures in different spheres.
October 25, 2010
Dushanbe, Tajikistan - The public organization "Refugees’ Children and Vulnerable Citizens" and UPF hosted a meeting on October 25 during the visit to Dushanbe of Danielle Mane, mother of Karine Mane, a volunteer with the international humanitarian organization "Doctors without Borders" who was killed during the civil war in Tajikistan in 1997.
October 1, 2010
Dushanbe, Tajikistan - Government officials and activists held a in honor of Elderly People's Day at the Center of Strategic Research in Dushanbe on Oct. 1, 2010.
September 21, 2010
Dushanbe, Tajikistan - On the International Day of Peace, UPF-Tajikistan representatives Alexander Fedorov gave a talk on “My responsibility in building peace” at a program at the Tajik National Conservatory.
September 8, 2010
Dushanbe, Tajikistan - The Universal Peace Federation and the Tajikistan Peace Foundation participated in a September 8 independence celebration at the Protection Center for Children, Refugees and Socially Vulnerable Citizens. The event was organized by refugee children, who created drawings on the theme of peace and prepared a performance.
September 5, 2010
Dushanbe, Tajikistan - Ambassadors for Peace visited a residence for elderly veterans Sept. 5, 2010, to present a program of music, distribute personal gifts, and give cows and she-goats.
August 8, 2010
Tursunzoda, Tajikistan - Ambassadors for Peace of Tajikistan held their quarterly meeting at a home for elderly and handicapped people in the town of Tursunzoda on August 8. Along with caring hearts, they brought gifts of music, food, and humanitarian goods.
July 17, 2010
Dushanbe, Tajikistan - After the Soviet Union collapsed in 1991, many former republics, including Tajikistan, faced an ideological vacuum. A philosopher, Mr. Abdulvohid Shamolov was looking for foundational concepts the foundation for this newly independent nation of central Asia.
June 2, 2010
Dushanbe, Tajikistan - On June 1, the Tajik branch of the Universal Peace Federation held a meeting of Ambassadors for Peace dedicated to the anniversary of the establishment of the International Children's Day. Ambassadors for Peace talked about their work to promote the wellbeing of children.