Scandinavian Experts Explore Unification of the Koreas

March 1, 2021

Oslo, Norway—Korea experts from Norway, Sweden and Denmark offered insights on unifying North and South Korea.

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World Interfaith Harmony Week Observed in Denmark

February 4, 2021

Copenhagen, Denmark—People can reach across borders, said five faith leaders at a UPF interfaith webinar.

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UPF-Denmark Hosts Ambassadors for Peace Appointments

September 16, 2020

Copenhagen, Denmark—A total of 13 very committed and dedicated people were appointed as new Ambassadors for Peace during two recent events.

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International Day of Peace Observed in Denmark

September 22, 2019

Copenhagen, Denmark—An audience of about 200 attended the UPF-Denmark commemoration of UN International Day of Peace.

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Denmark Peace Road Event Has Ocean Theme

August 4, 2019

Copenhagen, Denmark—The theme of the 2019 Peace Road event held by UPF-Denmark was “The Ocean in the Service of Peace.”

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Africa Day Observed in Denmark

May 25, 2019

Copenhagen, Denmark—More than 150 guests attended an Africa Day 2019 program held at the UN City campuses.

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UPF Discusses Dangers of Counterfeit Pharmaceuticals

March 5, 2019

Copenhagen, Denmark—Counterfeit pharmaceuticals injure and kill thousands of people, a medical doctor told a UPF thematic meeting.

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UPF-Denmark Convenes Forum on Compassion and Empathy

February 14, 2019

Copenhagen, Denmark—The first UPF meeting of the year focused on developing a peaceful attitude that is conducive to peaceful actions.

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UPF-Denmark Holds Collaborative Peace Road Event

November 18, 2018

Copenhagen, Denmark—UPF-Denmark’s Peace Road 2018 event included a peace march and a symposium with the theme “How to Promote Dialogue.”

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International Day of Peace Observed in Denmark

September 23, 2018

Copenhagen, Denmark—UPF-Denmark celebrated the 2018 UN International Day of Peace in the former Upper Chamber of the Danish Parliament.

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International Day of Families Observed in Denmark

May 27, 2018

Copenhagen, Denmark—Approximately 200 people attended a UPF celebration of UN International Day of Families 2018, held at UN City.

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UPF-Denmark Holds Ambassador for Peace Meeting

January 20, 2018

Copenhagen, Denmark—On January 20, 2018, UPF-Denmark held the first meeting of the new year with Ambassadors for Peace.

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International Day of Peace Observed in Denmark

September 24, 2017

Copenhagen, Denmark—About 150 people attended a UPF commemoration of the International Day of Peace held at UN City, one of Copenhagen’s well-known landmarks.

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IAPP Is Launched in the Nordic Countries

September 23, 2017

Copenhagen, Denmark—Current and former members of parliament from Norway and Denmark attended the regional inauguration of the International Association of Parliamentarians for Peace (IAPP).

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Denmark’s ‘Great Prayer Day’ Goes Interfaith

May 6, 2017

Copenhagen, Denmark—In honor of the public holiday known as “Great Prayer Day,” UPF-Denmark held an interfaith prayer meeting for religious leaders.

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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 Denmark

September 27, 2015

Copenhagen, Denmark—UPF-Denmark celebrated the UN International Day of Peace in the Christiansborg Palace, the seat of the Danish parliament.

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International Day of Peace Celebrated in Denmark

September 21, 2014

Copenhagen, Denmark - More than 100 people attended a celebration of the UN International Day of Peace at the Copenhagen City Hall on Sept. 21, 2014.

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World Interfaith Harmony Week Observed in Denmark

February 2, 2013

Copenhagen, Denmark - UPF-Denmark held its second Interfaith Religious Leaders Meeting on Feb. 2, 2013. As the event coincided with the World Interfaith Harmony Week established by the United Nations, the theme of the meeting was interfaith harmony. Participants included two Christian pastors and two evangelists, two Muslim leaders and the national leader of Scientology in Denmark.

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M. Pedersen: Challenges and Opportunities Posed by Europe's Muslim Population

January 25, 2012

Address to the International Leadership Conference in Seoul, Korea, January 2012

Shall we as politicians focus on the problems or on the possibilities? I choose to see possibilities instead of barriers. But to do that, it is necessary to see people not as Muslims or Christians but first of all as human beings and as citizens.

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