May Peace Prevail On Earth International

At The United Nations

Annual Student Observation of International Day of Peace at United Nations. New York, NY

The International Day of Peace celebrations at the United Nations traditionally opens with a Peace Bell ringing ceremony in the Rose Garden.  In the presence of ambassadors and their representatives from various UN Permanent Missions, UN Secretary general, António Guterres, rang the Peace Bell to open the IDP celebrations.  May Peace Prevail On Earth International flags representing each of…

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Peace Pals at the 67th DPI/NGO Conference at the United Nations

August 22 – 23, 2018 At the time of on-site registration, pre-registration for the annual conference was counted at near 2,300 people from 100 Countries – this event brought international visitors and community fixtures to the Head Quarters of the United Nations for two days of presentations, discussions, and interactive forums for sustainable peace and…

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The International Day of Peace Observed at the United Nations, New York – USA

15 September 2017 Report by Rev. Deborah Moldow, Representative to the U.N. The World Peace Prayer Society celebrated its 20th anniversary of assisting the United Nations Department of Public Information in planning and implementing the U.N. observances of the International Day of Peace. THE PEACE BELL CEREMONY Once again, students raised the flags of the…

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WPPS at the UN Commission on the Status of Women for the 3rd Annual Service of Gratitude and Remembrance in NYC-USA

Thursday, March 16, 2017 The World Peace Prayer Society ( WPPS) co-sponsored the 3rd Annual Service of Gratitude and Remembrance during the UN Commission on the Status of Women at the chapel of the Church Center for the United Nations, along with partner organizations The Parliament of the World’s Religions, Temple of Understanding, Interfaith Center…

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Opening to the Spirit of the United Nations: Music, Mindfulness & Meditation-United Nations-USA

OPENING TO THE SPIRIT OF THE UNITED NATIONS: Music, Mindfulness & Meditation On October 28, 2016, the Sacred and Transcendental Arts Working Group brought together representatives of NGOs, CSOs, UN Agencies and Missions along with performers of sacred and secular music in a program called, “Opening to the Spirit of the U.N.: Music, Meditation and Mindfulness.”…

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World Peace Flag Ceremony Marks the 2016 International Day of Peace at the United Nations-USA

By Rev. Deborah Moldow Representative to the United Nations for The World Peace Prayer Society Following the official observance of the 2016 International Day of Peace at the United Nations on September 16th, a dedicated group gathered across the street to send their prayers for peace to every nation of the world. More than 100…

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The 2016 International Day of Peace Student Observance at the United Nations-USA

By Rev. Deborah Moldow Representative to the United Nations for The World Peace Prayer Society The International Day of Peace student observance at the United Nations began in 1997, when the Education Outreach division of the Department of Public Information (DPI) decided to invite local students to observe five UN-appointed days, including the International Day…

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