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Interfaith

Nigerians Host Annual General Peace Assembly

December 11, 2016

Owerri, Nigeria—About 200 participants attended the UPF-Nigeria Annual General Peace Assembly 2016, which was devoted to the Peace Vision 2020.

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South African Ambassadors for Peace Honored

December 2, 2016

Johannesburg, South Africa—More than 120 dignitaries attended a gala dinner held to honor 26 new UPF Ambassadors for Peace.

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UPF-USA Hosts International Leadership Conference

December 1, 2016

Washington, D.C., United States—More than 200 leaders from 54 nations attended an International Leadership Conference (ILC) which featured the launch of a parliamentarians’ peacebuilding association known as the International Association of Parliamentarians for Peace (IAPP).

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Nepal Holds Peace Blessing

November 19, 2016

Sankhu, Nepal—Over 1,300 people participated in an Interfaith Peace Blessing that took place in the village of Sankhu, located just outside of Kathmandu, on November 19. 

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UPF-Russia Discusses the Use of Science for the Public Good

November 12, 2016

Yekaterinburg, Russia—A conference on "Modern Science in Russia for Peace and Development" discussed the power that science has to benefit humankind.

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UPF President Speaks at Peacebuilding Conference

November 3, 2016

New York, United States—The president of UPF International was a keynote speaker at an international conference on interethnic and interreligious peacebuilding.

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UPF-Albania Supports ‘Prayer Night for Syrian Children’

October 28, 2016

Tirana, Albania—Around 200 people from many segments of society came together for an evening of prayer for Syrian children.

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UPF-Kosovo Conference Seeks a ‘Righteous Peace’

October 21, 2016

Pristina, Kosovo—Around 90 dignitaries from Albania, Macedonia, Serbia and Kosovo attended a one-day conference titled “Righteous Peace, Sustainable Peace.”

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Ukrainians Discuss Building a Culture of Peace

October 21, 2016

Kyiv, Ukraine—The former president of Ukraine was the main speaker at the UPF conference “Fundamental Principles of Sustainable Peace.”

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Rome Conference Stresses ‘Cooperation for Peace’

October 1, 2016

Rome, Italy—"Cooperation for Peace, Dignity for Everyone” was the title of a one-day conference organized by UPF-Italy.

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Religious Leaders Gather for Second Indian Interfaith Peace Initiative Conference

September 30, 2016

New Delhi, India—On the occasion of the International Day of Peace and International Day of Non-Violence 2016, UPF held its second Indian Interfaith Peace Initiative conference. 

 

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International Day of Peace Observed in Munich, Germany

September 24, 2016

Munich, Germany—International Day of Peace 2016 was observed by UPF-Munich with an interreligious peace prayer.

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International Day of Peace Observed in Norway

September 22, 2016

Oslo, Norway—The 2016 International Day of Peace was celebrated with a program titled “The UN Sustainable Development Goals and Religion.”

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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.

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International Day of Peace Observed in United States

September 21, 2016

New York, United States—A peace forum, a dinner, meditation, and interfaith prayer were some of the ways that various U.S. chapters of UPF observed the 2016 International Day of Peace.

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International Day of Peace Observed in Italy

September 21, 2016

Monza, Italy—An interfaith prayer for peace was held by candlelight to celebrate the 2016 International Day of Peace.

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International Day of Peace Observed in France

September 17, 2016

Paris, France—“Brotherhood and Religion” was the theme of an interreligious forum held to mark the 2016 International Day of Peace.

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Israeli Children Play Soccer for Peace in San Marino

September 8, 2016

San Marino, San Marino—Fourteen Israeli children of different faiths visited San Marino for a special project of Soccer for Peace.

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"Parliamentarians for Peace" Initiative Launched in Asia-Pacific

July 31, 2016

Kathmandu, Nepal—The outgoing prime minister of Nepal and dignitaries from 29 nations attended the UPF International Leadership Conference (ILC).

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UPF Celebrates Argentina’s Bicentennial

July 12, 2016

Buenos Aires, Argentina—UPF-Argentina and Red Cooperar, a civil society network, co-organized an intercultural and interfaith event to celebrate Argentina’s bicentennial.

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