A Vision for Developing Character through Sports in Cote d'Ivoire

March 21, 2010

Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire - To explore possibilities for offering character education, we met with the president of Zady Academy, which offers general education, teacher training, and sports. They are especially interested in implementing a program based on moral values.


Day of Peace in Abidjan

September 21, 2009

Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire - After invocations by an imam and a pastor at the City Hall, Mr. Gabriel Likane described principles of peace.


Day of Families Celebrated in Abidjan

May 15, 2009

Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire - The UN International Day of Families was celebrated on May 15 in the Abidjan City Hall. More than 200 people attended the ceremony, including three Members of Parliament, the Chief of Cabinet of the Governor of Abidjan, NGO leaders, women leaders, community leaders, and youth leaders.


Cote d'Ivoire Peace Tour Event at Abidjan City Hall

April 24, 2009

Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire - Mr. Gbocho Emmanuel, President of UPF-Côte d'Ivoire, welcomed guests to the Global Peace Tour program at the Abidjan City Hall on April 23. Voir aussi en français.


Day of Peace in Cote d'Ivoire

September 21, 2008

Agboville, Cote d'lvoire - Peace activists cleaned a hospital grounds and participated in a football match for peace.


Sports Education for High School Girls

September 20, 2008

Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire - Athletic organizers hosted a three-day program for high school girls in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire September 17-19, 2008.


Education, Service, and Sightseeing with Religious Youth Service in Cote d'Ivoire

September 14, 2008

Amanvi, Cote d'Ivoire - A Religious Youth Service project at a school in eastern Cote d'Ivoire Sept. 8-14, 2008, included building a bridge and a house for teachers, visiting local communities and businesses, and sightseeing.


38 Ambassadors for Peace Appointed

June 2, 2008

Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire - In the prestigious “Felix Houphouët Boigny” room of the District Hotel of Abidjan a significant ceremony took place on June 2, 2008. Thirty-eight people from religious, political, administrative, academic, civil society, traditional chief groups, accompanied by members of their family, their colleagues from work and their friends, attended the second official ceremony for appointing new Ambassadors for Peace.


Leadership Seminar in Bingerville

February 21, 2008

A seminar for leaders was held on February 21, 2008 in Bingerville, a suburb of Abidjan. The seminar came at the right time; since the political situation is noxious, it will help reinforce the peace process in Côte d’Ivoire.


12 New Ambassadors for Peace Appointed

January 17, 2008

On January 17 UPF-Cote d’Ivoire held a welcoming ceremony for the Ambassadors for Peace who received their appointments on December 27, 2007. The venue was the prestigious District Hall in Abidjan.


Religious Youth Service Builds Peace in the Interior of Cote d'Ivoire

September 22, 2007

Attohou, Cote d'Ivoire - Religious Youth Service joined the entire community of Attohou Sept. 8-22, 2007, in constructing a primary school in an area of central Cote d’Ivoire that is rebuilding after five years of civil war.


Côte d’Ivoire - bâtir la paix en plein cœur

September 22, 2007

ATTOHOU, COTE D'IVOIRE: Attohou, en plein cœur de la Côte d’Ivoire : une région panse ses plaies après cinq ans de guerre civile. Pour édifier une école primaire, toute une communauté s’y est mise : les enfants, les femmes, les hommes et jusqu’aux anciens.


Peace Rally Held in Yamoussokiro

October 7, 2006

Yamoussokro, Cote D’Ivoire - A rally to deliver UPF's peace message took place in the city hall of Yamoussokro on October 7.


Peace Tour Builds UPF in Cote d'Ivoire

July 27, 2006

Cote d'Ivoire - Newly appointed Ambassadors for Peace help spread UPF peace messages after attending the peace tour.


West African Ambassadors for Peace Converge in Abidjan

March 16, 2006

Eminent Ambassadors for Peace in West Africa converged in March 2006 in Abidjan, capitol of the Ivory Coast, to promote regional understanding and cooperation on peace, security and economic development in West Africa.