Join the world to commemorate the International Day of Peace on 21st September 2017.
Together Scouts from all countries, cultures and ethnicities are transforming communities with local actions to build a Culture of Peace.
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together for Respect, Safety and Dignity for all
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and Dignity for all
Together we have wider impact. Together we can reach out to more people. Join us for in the global action for Peace.
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There are many ways to take action during the Peace Day, below you can find some examples of what you and your community can do.
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RESPECT AND CELEBRATE DIFFERENCES
In Scouting, some of your most endearing friends have different believes, culture and traditions than yours. Share a picture with one of them and tell us why you celebrate your different origins.
NO HATE, NO VIOLENCE, NO BULLYING
Raising awareness is the first step to tackle inequalities and promote justice. Ensure safety for all and their identities. Report a situation where the rights of a persona have been affected and stand for it to raise awareness.
SUCCESS STORY OF HUMAN DEVELOPMENT
Have you engaged in a project or service action to bring new opportunities for people to get a better education? Share your story, what inspired you and what are the positive outcomes of it.
RAISE YOUR VOICE FOR MEN = WOMEN
What does gender equality mean to you? And how are you promoting equal rights for men and women? Send us your statements via hashtag #Scouts #PeaceDay #HeForShe
CULTURE TREASURE HUNTING
Show us what elements of different ways of living and cultures different than yours you appreciate most and why. Share Pics, Videos or articles of what you admire most from other cultures and different people.
MUTUAL UNDERSTANDING INTO ACTION
Are young people or children in your community affected by any kind of conflicts? Discover the 10 principles of Dialogue and talk about them with community members. Figure out together how these can help you address local conflicts in your community.
Get inspired with this great initiatives and campaigns around the world, click on them to learn more and take action in your community!
INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PEACE
Learn more about the background of the International Day of Peace.
TOGETHER: RESPECT, SAFETY AND DIGNITY FOR ALL
Launched in September 2016, aims is to counter the rise in xenophobia and discrimination.
MESSENGERS OF PEACE
World Scouting’s Messengers of Peace Initiative aims to inspire the millions of Scouts who are doing amazing things in their local communities to tell the world about it and inspire scouts around the world to take action.
SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS
For the goals to be reached, everyone needs to do their part: governments, the private sector, civil society and people like you.
HE FOR SHE
What we share is more powerful than what divides us. Take action now to create a gender equal world.
DIALOGUE FOR PEACE
In partnership with KAICIID Centre, Scouts have committed to promote, individually and jointly, dialogue among followers of different religions and cultures, ultimately contributing to a culture of peace.