The International Day of Peace 21 September 2014

Events

salam event on the face book

2014-09-21 12:00 am

Spread word of knowledge on the issue through my personal network on both Facebook and Twitter.

Location: Social Media Platform | Tripoli Misrata | Tripoli | Libya | 00218

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People, Planet, peace

2014-09-27 02:00 pm

People of Reno, Sparks, and Carson City, working for positive change and an end to violence – especially the violence of war, poverty, and environmental destruction – will rally on September 27 at City Plaza in Reno as one of more than 200 “Campaign Nonviolence” Demonstrations across the Nation.

Location: Corner of 1st St. and Virginia St. | Reno | Nevada | USA | 89502

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Sunday yoga FOR PEACE day!

2014-09-21 10:00 am

Yoga in the Park Aalborg is a voluntary initiative, all about passion! We dedicate this session to world peace!

We aim at Yoga in The Park to create a platform to practice, share and enjoy Yoga in the beautiful surroundings of Karolinelund. Our sessions are for everyone, regardless of age, level or previous knowledge:

Our mission is to spread the word about yoga in Aalborg and expand the network in our region.

“Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.” See you at the park!

Location: Karolinelund Park | AALBORG | | DENMARK | 9000

Learn more at https://www.facebook.com/events/636180156499560/

Interfaith prayer event for peace

2014-09-21 03:00 pm

People from different faiths and spiritual tradtions will pray and say their prayers and thoughts about peace found in their religions, spiritual traditions and worldviews in front of Kamppi Chappel, Simonkatu 7.
There are prayers and poems from Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Bahai faith, Hinduism, Buddhism, Brama Kumaris and Humanism.

There will be also peace music sang and played by Meri-Sofia Lakopoulos & Lars Silén and band called Sharanam. Each year the International Day of Peace is observed around the world on 21 September. The day is devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace, both within and among all nations and peoples.

Location: Simonkatu 7 | Helsinki | | Finland | 00100

Learn more at https://www.facebook.com/events/1478537615748472/

rwandan orphans celebrate un's peace day

2014-09-21 12:15 am

In collaboration with Miss Marie Claudine MUKAMABANO, a genocide orphan survivor who is the founder & CEO of KUKI NDIHO RWANDA ORPHANS SUPPORT PROJECT, Chief Editor of PEACE MAGAZINE, Rwandan orphans organized different peace activities in Kigali Rwanda, to be celebrated in different corners of the country as well as abroad.

Today, at Kigali Public Library, they will be opening Rwandan Kids Journey, in Massaka. Rwandan youth will play SOCCER FOR PEACE. In Church and everywhere in Rwanda, they will celebrate this UN's INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR PEACE. As she mentioned in her new audio book: THE POWER OF SOCIAL MEDIA : Be Yourself & Change Somebody's Life Today! Genocide orphan, Claudine explains how she established PEACE DAY CONVENTION in celebrating UN'S International Day For Peace for the first time in Rwandan history.

Location: 442 Paroisse Sainte Famille | Kigali | Rwanda | Rwanda | 442

Learn more at http://www.kukindiho.org/claudines-poems/

Find Events Near You

International Day of Peace is celebrated throughout the world! Many local peace organizations have organized events on September 21 and throughout the year.

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Actions You Can Take

Anyone, anywhere can celebrate Peace Day. Here are a couple of other ideas to get you started.

  • Join an organized event
  • Enjoy a minute of silence at noon Sept. 21
  • Share your thoughts on social media

About

A Day Devoted to Strengthening the Ideals of Peace

International Day of Peace (“Peace Day”) is observed around the world each year on 21 September. Established in 1981 by resolution 36/37, the United Nations General Assembly has declared this as a day devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace, both within and among all nations and peoples. Furthering the Day’s mission, the General Assembly voted unanimously in 2001 to adopt resolution 55/282 establishing 21 September as an annual day of non-violence and cease- fire.

Anyone, anywhere can celebrate Peace Day. It can be as simple as lighting a candle at noon, sitting in silent meditation, or doing a good deed for someone you don’t know. Or it can involve getting your co-workers, organization, community or government engaged in a large event. You can also share thoughts, messages and pictures to commemorate Peace Day on social media. Use this site to find organized events in your area and for inspiration on celebrating Peace Day in your own way.

2014 Theme: “Rights of Peoples to Peace”

This year’s International Day of Peace theme recognizes the 30th United Nations General Assembly Declaration on the Right of Peoples to Peace. On Sunday 21 September 2014, join millions of people around the world as they participate in activities, events, concerts and festivals to celebrate the International Day of Peace, recognizing that the promotion of peace is vital for the full enjoyment of all human rights.

Explore the campaign, “I have aright to peace” and “We all have a right to peace”.

Follow @PeaceDay on Twitter and “like” the International Day of Peace page on Facebook for updates, ideas and links to Peace Day events and activities.