The International Day of Peace 21 September 2015

Events

International day of peace family celebration

2015-09-20 01:00 pm

An afternoon of funand meaningful activities to celebrate the International Day of Peace. Enjoy the Planetary Peace Dance performed by Bobbi Lucas; the Jubilaeus Handbell Trio from Trinity Lutheran Church, Universal Dances of Peace led by Dr. Paul Meyer, Wood Flutes, Harps and Percussion with Jim and Donna Murphy. There are more activities for adults and children alike. Creative 360 will also unveil their newly created mosaic peace pole.

Location: 1517 bAYLISS ST. | MIDLAND | MI | USA | 48640

Learn more at http://www.becreative360.org/

Black rock celebration of International day of peace

2015-09-21 11:00 am

Students, Teachers, and neighbors of Black Rock School & St Ann Academy on Brewster St in Bridgeport will celebrate the International Day of Peace on Monday, September 21, 2015 around the peace poles planted in their front peace gardens. Poetry and song and prayers for peace will be offered as part of this international celebration. Local officials have been invited and proclamations will be read.

Location: 545 Brewster St | bridgeport | ct | usa | 06605

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Partnerships for peace

2015-09-20 12:00 pm

Community celebration of peace. Opportunity to celebrate, educate and forge partnerships of peace and justice. Event will include music, dancing, speakers, interactive activities and booths representing seven areas of security recognized as vital to maintain a culture of peace, including food, health, economic, environmental, personal, community and global security.

Location: "Triangle" & union church yard | berea | ky | usa | 40403

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illuminate 'peace day'

2014-09-21 06:00 pm

My project is called 'Peace in 10,000 Hands'

I am photographing a single white rose, an ancient symbol of peace, in the hands of 10,000 people from every country on the planet.

My aim is to create a aesthetic provocation of the conversation for peace.

You can Google - Peace in 10,000 Hands to find out more.

On Peace Day this year we produced a film and projected it onto the front of the entire Auckland War Memorial Museum, hundreds and hundreds came to see it!

I thought I would send you the link to the film too! many thanks :)

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Location: 62 Industrial place | queenstown | otago | New zealand | 9300

Learn more at http://youtu.be/v8Q4McbuqQM

In relation to the International Day of Peace, on September 19, the city of Ufa hosted a charity event at the Republican Children’s Clinical Hospital.

2014-09-18

Ufa, The Urals Region of Russia: International Day of Peace
In relation to the International Day of Peace, on September 19, the city of Ufa hosted a charity event at the Republican Children’s Clinical Hospital.
The project was organized by a representative of Lost and Found «Neteryayka» (http://neteryaika.ru/), Julia Muratava. Advisory support in organizing the event provided Evgeny Skvortsov — representative of the Ural Branch of the «Universal Peace Federation».
Children were told about the history of the International Day of Peace; they could take part in the drawing competition on the theme of peace. Then there was a concert, followed by contests and distribution of gifts.
Sponsors supported the project. Thanks to the joint efforts, the hospital and the children who participated in the competition received gifts.

Here is a review of Julia Muratava:
«The event at the Children’s Hospital of Ufa related to the International Day of Peace, was a success! Sea of joy, positive, smiles, laughter of children, gifts, balloons, toys, songs, dances, tears of joy and gratitude!
In the course of the preparatory work, I met interesting people. Now I know how optimistic our children could be; even in the hospital, they are always ready to rejoice and dance.
Partners and associates did their best; they helped in organization of the project by finances and direct participation. In preparation for the event, I had close contacts with Evgeny Skvortsov — Ambassador for Peace, who helped me a lot.
After the event, we decided to establish a tradition of this kind of charitable and educational activities. I am grateful to everyone who helped me in this work for the benefit of children and for contribution to world peace!»

Contacts: Lost and Found without borders, «NETERYAYKA»
Representative of the Republic of Bashkortostan, Muratova Julia B.

Location: Republican Children’s Clinical Hospital | UFA | Urals Region | Russia |

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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.

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