In Memoriam: Mrs. Fatwa El Masri

October 2, 2008

News of the passing of UPF Lebanon's Ambassador for Peace Mrs. Fatwa El Masri on October 1, 2008, saddened those in the Universal Peace Federation who knew her and her peace-loving family.


E. Nachef: Presentation on Catholicism at Human Rights Forum

September 2, 2008

Gathered together today in the bosom of the United Nations, we young people belonging to different religions are happy to testify to our enthusiasm and our ambition to work, at our pace and according to our capacities, for interreligious dialogue and for peace.


Forming a Shared Vision of Peace among Lebanese through Service

May 21, 2008

Nabatieh, Lebanon—At a time of increased optimism for stability and peace in May 2008, UPF-Lebanon brought youth from Beirut to the southern Lebanese town of Nabatieh to work on a joint peace mural project.


A. Lahoud: Charting a Peace Course

February 12, 2008

Mrs. Andrée Lahoud, former First Lady, Republic of Lebanon Address to World Summit on Peace, Seoul, Korea, February 9-13, 2008


IIFWP/UPF Events 2000 - 2007

December 24, 2007

Events organized by the Interreligious and International Federation for World Peace and by the Universal Peace Federation in Lebanon


Lebanon Peace Ambassadors Meet

October 13, 2007

Beirut, Lebanon - 20 Lebanese Ambassadors for Peace gathered at the Chase restaurant in Beirut on the morning of Saturday, October 13, 2007. Since the meeting coincided with Eid El Fitr, marking the end of Ramadan, those Ambassadors for Peace who were able to attend sent special greetings to Muslim Ambassadors for Peace who were unable to be there.


American Religious Leaders Spread Peace Message in Lebanon

December 12, 2006

A delegation of twenty-two Ambassadors for Peace visited Lebanon after the summer 2006 war to bring a message of peace. In groups of two or three, they conducted several events together, building bonds among local and international Ambassadors for Peace.


Lebanon - Thirty-Six Meetings in Three Days

November 30, 2006

As part of UPF's fourth Peace Tour, Lebanon received a special delegation of 22 Ambassadors for Peace who flew directly there from the United States to spend three days delivering Peace Messages around the country.


Peace Tour Inaugurates UPF in Lebanon

December 15, 2005

Beirut, Lebanon - The inauguration of the Universal Peace Federation began with the Lebanese National Anthem and a minute of silence in honor of recent victims of political terror.


Beirut Roundtable: Religion and Peace

March 1, 2003

Beirut, Lebanon - At roundtable on Religion and Peace in Beirut Feb. 28, 2003, participants from the Middle East, US, Europe and other parts of the world reviewed the role of religion in the search for Middle East peace.


Roundtable Discussion on Religion and Peace in the Middle East

March 1, 2003

A round-table reviewing the role of religion in the search for Middle East peace attracted substantial interest from participants in a conference convened by the Interreligious and International Federation for World Peace in Arlington, Virginia February 28, 2003.