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At The United Nations

The International Day of Peace at the United Nations-USA

September 21, 2015 The 2015 International Day of Peace began at the United Nations with Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and the President of the70th General Assembly ringing the Peace Bell while 193 students raised the flags of the Member States during the Minute of Silence. Photo by Amanda Voisard Following the ceremony, the Secretary-General joined 800…

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The World Peace Prayer Society at the United Nations for the INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PEACE—NYC-USA

September 18th,  2013 The World Peace Prayer Society (WPPS) has worked in partnership with the United Nations Department of Public Information (DPI) on the UN observance of the International Day of Peace (IDP) since 1997. On Wednesday, September 18th, 500 high school and college students arrived at the United Nations early in the morning –…

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PEACE POLE AWARDED AT UNITED NATIONS TO THE BRUNO GRÖNING CIRCLE OF FRIENDS ON MAY 23

May 23rd, 2013 The Bruno Gröning Circle of Friends (www.bruno-gröning.org) is a worldwide network of groups practicing the natural healing technique popularized by Bruno Gröning (1906-1959). Bruno Gröning was thought to be a miracle healer, but he insisted that any person, by absorbing the life force freely available to all, could bring about healing even…

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United For A Culture of Peace Through Interfaith Harmony — United Nations General Assembly Hall — NEW YORK CITY – USA

February 14th, 2013 Mrs. Masami Saionji had a vision: she saw a Symphony of Peace Prayers at the United Nations. She saw people of all faiths offering prayers for peace, followed by the flags of all nations lifted in a shared call for peace on Earth. She saw an expression of global unity that would…

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15th Season for Nonviolence Event at the United Nations – NYC-USA

February 15th, 2012 The World Peace Prayer Society has been helping to organize a student program at the United Nations to observe the Gandhi-King-Chavez Season for Nonviolence since its inception. This year’s theme was: “Global Peace through Social Media: There’s An App for That!”, helping 400 high school students and one elementary school learn to…

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World Interfaith Harmony Week Program Brings Spirit of Peace to UN General Assembly

“Common Ground for the Common Good” NYC, New York-USA February 7th, 2012 A rare event took place in the UN General Assembly on February 7, 2012: religious and secular leaders from around the world gathered to affirm “Common Ground for the Common Good” to mark the close of the second annual World Interfaith Harmony Week…

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The Committee of Religious NGOs Helps Launch the First Annual WORLD INTERFAITH HARMONY WEEK, 1-7 February

February-2011 Monica Willard, President of the Committee of Religious NGOs and longtime WPPS Peace Representative, and Deborah Moldow, WPPS Representative to the United Nations, organized an Interfaith Breakfast to promote and expand participation in World Interfaith Harmony Week, proclaimed by the UN General Assembly. They enlisted the partnership of the NGO Section of the UN…

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International Day of Peace Annual Student Observance ~ United Nations Headquarters-NYC, USA

September 17th, 2010 International Day of Peace UN Student Observance-“Youth, Peace and Development” Once again, students from the UN International School raised the flags of all nations as the Secretary-General rang the UN Peace Bell in the Rose Garden. A trusted UN security guard actually came out to First Avenue to help us to hurry…

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WPPS AT THE UN “AGAINST NUCLEAR ARMS’ EXHIBITION-USA

Monday, August 10th, 2009 Fumi Johns-Stewart, WPPS Executive Director, Deborah Moldow, WPPS, Representative at the UN and Monica Willard, WPPS Peace Representative attended the joint exhibition entitled “Against Nuclear Arms” which opened with a ceremony and reception on Monday, 10 August in the Main Gallery of the Visitors Lobby. It will remain on display until…

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