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Week for Peace in Colombia

"after 60 years of violence, largely rooted in our culture, the time has come to develop and advance cultures of peace that have been growing silently from the deepest levels of our country"


Semana por la paz en Colombia

"después de más de 60 años de violencia, ampliamente arraigada en nuestra cultura, es el momento propicio para el desarrollo y avance de las culturas de paz que se vienen gestando silenciosamente desde los escenarios más recónditos de nuestro país"

Marking International Day, UN affirms people's right to 'imagine' world at peace

"the Secretary-General asked combatants to lay down their arms “so all can breathe the air of peace . . . Our Organization is founded on the pledge to save succeeding generations from the scourge of war, We have made much progress. But much remains to be done""

Ban Ki-moon fait sonner la cloche de la paix à l'ONU

"Le Secrétaire général s'est joint à l'assistance dans un moment de silence « pour se souvenir de tous ceux pour qui les sons de la paix sont noyés par les explosions de bombes, de missiles et d'armes à feu. »"


CEDH [State Human Rights Commission] and the Government have signed the Manifesto for a Culture of Peace and Non-Violence [Michoacan, Mexico]

"the pledge of the Manifesto, promising to respect all life, reject violence, release my generosity, listen to understand, preserve the planet and rediscover solidarity"


Firman CEDH [Comisión Estatal de Derechos Humanos] y Gobierno del estado Manifiesto por una Cultura de Paz y no Violencia [Michoacan, Mexico]

"respetar todas las vidas, rechazar la violencia, liberar mi generosidad, escuchar para comprenderse, preservar el planeta y reinventar la solidaridad, manifiestos que aceptó el Gobierno del Estado"

Fe y Alegría, and Unir promote culture of peace: Bolivia

"This year the effort was joined by 51 institutions, including the government, municipalities, universities, schools, colleges, NGOs and international cooperation, public entities and municipal self- government, the Vice Ministry of Decolonization and the Task Force to Combat Violence. "

Fe y Alegría y Unir promueven cultura de paz: Bolivia

"Este año 51 instituciones, entre ellas la gobernación, alcaldías, universidades, escuelas, colegios, organizaciones no gubernamentales y de cooperación internacional, entidades públicas como gobiernos autónomos municipales, el Viceministerio de Descolonización y la Fuerza Especial de Lucha contra la Violencia se sumaron a este esfuerzo."


Hundreds Of Thousands Turn Out For People's Climate March In New York City

"it stretched more than 4 miles as marchers carried banners, signs and entire contraptions depicting everything from Mother Earth herself to the dinosaurs that now make up fossil fuels"


International Day of Peace Celebration in Zanzibar

"We mark the day with conferences and speeches in order to highlight to the world how we approach the challenge of building lasting peace in the Zanzibar Community"

Campaign Nonviolence: United States

"With these 225 marches, rallies, and public events, thousands of ordinary Americans are speaking out . . . saying that we want a new culture of peace with justice, a new culture of nonviolence."

Colombian women's rights group wins top UNHCR award for work with war victims

" the Butterflies network has become a driving force in raising awareness about the high levels of violence against women . . . They march the streets of Buenaventura clamouring “No more abuse of women,”"


International Scholars, Peace Advocates and Artists Condemn Agreement To Build New U.S. Marine Base in Okinawa

" to rally international support for Okinawans in their inspiring and essential nonviolent campaign to end seventy years of military colonization"


Unarmed Civilian Protection Course Introduced At The UN

"The course supports efforts for sustaining a global culture of peace by engaging civil society and other relevant stakeholders in bringing about peaceful settlement of violent conflicts"

UNESCO: Words of Peace: How to Promote the Right of Peoples to Peace?

" Accent will be put on the role and actions of the civil society to build the base for a universal peace"

UNESCO: Paroles de Paix : comment œuvrer pour le droit des peuples à la paix ?

"L’accent sera mis sur le rôle et l’action de la société civile pour bâtir les bases d’une paix universelle."


Peace Coalition: How to make Rockford a city of peace (USA)

"Rockford Mayor Larry Morrissey and the City Council will announce the Proclamation of the Intention to be a City of Peace at Monday night’s City Council meeting"


Peace Ecology: A Book Review

"This is, in fact, a peace book for deep environmentalists and an environmental book for deep peace advocates."

One billion signatures for peace

"The Global Resolution for the Establishment of Infrastructures to Support the Culture of Peace"

Moving beyond conflict to ‘culture of peace’: Linda Gbowee to the United Nations

" keynote speech during the United Nations High Level Forum on The Culture of Peace"