ARE YOU GOING YO PARTİCİPATE TO İNTERNATİONAL dAY OF PEACE WITH A MİNUTE OF SILENCE
25th Aug 2014
At 21 September 2014 at noon World will silence for oneminute
The theme of the 2014 International Day of Peace is the “Right of Peoples to Peace.”
In last Decades International day of peace of UN was one or the four global activities which is organized by WOSM. Now it is an event to prganizr for every country, every scout organization scout groups and individual scouts including their school friends and brothers Join in with a simple activity and post it on scout.org.
now only 27 days left
Each year on September 21, the UN invites all nations and people to honour a cessation of hostilities and commemorate the International Day of Peace through education and public awareness on issues related to peace. In the quest for peace, UPF and its Ambassadors for Peace around the world organize commemorations of the International Day of Peace each year.
The theme for 2014 is "The Right of Peoples to Peace," marking the 30th anniversary of the UN General Assembly Declaration on the Right of Peoples to Peace. This anniversary offers a unique opportunity to reaffirm the United Nations commitment to the purposes and principles upon which the Organization was founded. The Declaration on the Right of Peoples to Peace recognizes that the promotion of peace is vital for the full enjoyment of all human rights.
Argentina: International Day of Peace Poetry Contest theme for 2014: "Roads and Bridges to Peace"
Italy: Sports competitions in Monza
Nigeria: Invitation to nominate people as "Peace-Loving Global Citizens"
International Day of Peace observances may include:
•Reading UN and UPF statements about the International Day of Peace
•Observing one minute of silence
•A forum on the theme chosen by the United Nations
•Prayers and readings from various religions (English | French | Russian | Spanish), which can be read as representatives of various religions each light a candle or pour water into a common bowl
•Music, art, dances, and food from various cultures
•A march, rally, service project, or sports event (for examples, click here)
Do whatever you want. Don’t forget to post it on Scout.org Messengers of Peace. It will be a service to make his World better