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The Universal Peace Federation (UPF) is a global network of individuals and organizations dedicated to building a world of peace centered on universal spiritual and moral values.



It is possible to live in peace.
Mahatma Gandhi

Pillar. Youth and Service

International Day of Peace Celebrated in Trinidad & Tobago
By Ms. Lisa Cowin, Secretary General, UPF-Trinidad & Tobago  
Monday, 22 September 2014

Diego Martin, Trinidad & Tobago – The International Day of Peace 2014 commemorations included a service project on Sept. 21 and a program on Sept. 22.

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International Day of Peace Celebrated in Sri Lanka
By Dr. Chula Senaratne, Secretary General, UPF-Sri Lanka  
Sunday, 21 September 2014

Gampola, Sri Lanka - A youth workshop and shramadana campaign (volunteer manual work) marked the UN International Day of Peace, Sept. 21, 2014 in Sri Lanka.

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International Day of Peace Celebrated in Nepal
By UPF - Nepal  
Sunday, 21 September 2014

Kathmandu, Nepal - The UN International Day of Peace 2014 was celebrated by UPF-Nepal with programs held in Kathmandu, Nepaljung, Pokhara, Chitwan, Dhangadhi and Biratnagar.

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International Day of Peace Celebrated in Monza, Italy
By UPF - Italy  
Sunday, 21 September 2014

Monza, Italy - UPF and the Women’s Federation for World Peace of Italy organized a conference on the theme of “Education for Peace – Vision and Paths” at the Urban Center in Monza on Sept. 20, 2014, followed by a prayer vigil outside the Town Hall.

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Super-Marathon Aims to Promote Baltic Dialogue
By UPF - Eurasia  
Saturday, 20 September 2014

St. Petersburg, Russia - An international group of long-distance runners set out from St. Petersburg on Sept. 20, 2014, to “run for peace” in a super-marathon through four nations bordering the Baltic Sea.

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International Day of Peace Celebrated in Albania
By UPF - Albania  
Friday, 19 September 2014

Tirana, Albania - The Albania Academy of Sciences was the setting for an observance of the UN International Day of Peace, Sept. 19, 2014.

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International Day of Peace Celebrated in Thailand
By UPF - Thailand  
Friday, 19 September 2014

Bangkok, Thailand - In schools throughout Thailand, the UN International Day of Peace was observed Sept. 19, 2014, by reading peace messages and observing one minute of silence.

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Seminars and Workshops in DR Congo
By Mr. Michel Futila de Mayeko, Secretary General, UPF-DR Congo  
Sunday, 31 August 2014

Kinshasa, DR Congo - Activities in August 2014 included a youth seminar and workshops on principles of peace.

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Youth UPF-Europe Holds Training in Sweden
By Youth UPF-Europe  
Sunday, 24 August 2014
Kloten, Sweden - UPF-Europe hosted its first Youth Leadership Training in the scenic village of Kloten in Bergslagen, Sweden, Aug. 20-24, 2014.
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Religious Youth Service Project Held in Moldova
By Mihai Calestru, Secretary General, UPF-Moldova  
Wednesday, 06 August 2014

Chisinau, Moldova - A Religious Youth Service project in Moldova Aug. 3-6, 2014 included a variety of experiential learning activities and promoted interfaith understanding as well as helping elderly people in the Ialoveni region.

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UPF-France Collects Books for Congo
By Jacques Marion, Secretary General, UPF-France  
Saturday, 02 August 2014

Rouen, France - A 30 cubic meter container filled with donated books left the port of Rouen, France, on Aug. 2, 2014, headed toward Pointe Noire in the Republic of Congo.

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Religious Youth Service Project in Washington DC
By Mrs. Tomiko Duggan, Director of Public Affairs, UPF-Washington, DC  
Thursday, 24 July 2014

Washington DC, USA - A Religious Youth Service project in the US capital July 21-24, 2014, introduced young leaders to the vision, spiritual heritage and teachings of various religions as the foundation for developing leadership and peacemaking skills. Participants also met with members of Congress and senior leaders of government during the program.

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Religious Youth Service Project Held in Washington DC
By Mrs. Tomiko Duggan, Director, and Mr. John Haydon, Coordinator, RYS-Washington DC  
Thursday, 24 July 2014

Washington DC, USA - A Religious Youth Service program in the US capital July 21-24, 2014, featured interfaith education, developing personal leadership and peacemaking skills, and planting trees at a Buddhist monastery.

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Local and Visiting Youth Share Perspectives at a Druze Community in Israel
By Religious Youth Service - Israel  
Monday, 21 July 2014

Daliat El Carmel, Israel - Israeli youth and visiting youth from Europe and the Americas joined Druze youth for an evening discussion on July 21, 2014 in the Druze community in Daliat El Carmel, northern Israel, culminating a week of service-learning experiences.

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Service Project in Georgia Brings Together Youth Peace Activists
By UPF - Georgia  
Sunday, 20 July 2014

Zugdidi, Georgia - A Religious Youth Service project took place July 13-20, 2014 in western Georgia's historic province of Samegrelo.

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