Peace Holidays

Celebrate with us the International Day of Nonviolence, Peace Day, and many others!
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Suggestions for books appropriate for younger children to explain Remembrance Day

Simple text and illustrations portray what peace looks, sounds, tastes, feels, and smells like to children around the world.

Celebrate United Nations Day -  Ente UniOne ti prepara ai MUN del 2015! da Catania, Palermo, Enna, Reggio Calabria, Valencia (Spain)...contattaci! www.enteunione.com

United Nations Day marks the anniversary of the entry into force in 1945 of the United Nations Charter and a day that we take to reflect on the contribution of our organization and its staff to the development and wellbeing of the people of Belize.

For the International Day to End Violence Against Women (#IDEVAW) #Peaceforce would like to focus on some of our successes in #SouthSudan.  Between 2013-2014, NP established 9 all-female #peacekeeping teams to monitor conflict-related #GenderBasedViolence, and in some places incidents of sexual violence and harassment decreased to zero during protective accompaniment activities.  #Women #OrangetheWorld

25 October international day to increase awareness of violence against women. Infographic: Violence against women

Today is International Day of Non-Violence and Mahatma Gandhi's birthday. Work to end #nonviolence today!

"Imagine all the people living life in peace." - "Non-violence", a hommage to John Lennon (October 9 1940 - December 8 - October the anniversary of the birth of Gandhi. A work ironic towards gun-fanatics.

Happy #UnitedNationsDay! Click to see what #Peaceforce does to be an 'agent of change' #UN70 http://ow.ly/TIzog

Happy #UnitedNationsDay! Click to see what #Peaceforce does to be an 'agent of change' #UN70 http://ow.ly/TIzog

October 2 - International Day of Non-Violence

The International Day of Non-Violence is observed on 2 October, the birthday of Mohandas Gandhi. This day is referred to in India as Gandhi Jayanti.

Today marks the largest #nonviolent protest in history! #Peaceforce uses these same principles to promote peace and security with UCP. Check out our website for more info. www.nonviolentpeaceforce.org

Give Peace a Chance

In #SouthSudan Women's #Peacekeeping teams trained by Nonviolent #Peaceforce promote #HumanRights by reducing and preventing gender-based violence. #HumanRightsDay

An innovative model of peacekeeping called unarmed civilian protection is transforming communities blighted by war

"On the International Day of Tolerance, let us recognize the mounting threat posed by those who strive to divide, and let us pledge to forge a path defined by dialogue, social cohesion and mutual understanding." –Ban Ki-Moon- #ToleranceDay #DayofTolerance #UN #UnitedNations #Peaceforce #Tolerance #understanding http://www.un.org/en/events/toleranceday/ Photo courtesy of UN website.

Members of UN Police and South Sudan Police Services hold hands in camaraderie while taking part in a rope pulling competition, during celebrations marking the International Day of Peace.

For the 1st International Day to #‎EndImpunity‬ for Crimes Against #‎Journalists‬ let’s go back to 2007 to highlight our work in protecting a #‎women‬'s group under threat while documenting #‎HumanRights‬ violations. Check it out now! UNESCO #‎UNESCO‬ #‎impunity‬ #‎Peaceforce‬ #Guatemala #NoImpunity

For the International Day to for Crimes Against let’s go back to 2007 to highlight our work in protecting a group under threat while documenting violations.

International Day of Nonviolence: A Reflection

International Day of Nonviolence: A Reflection

Happy #MLKDay! On this special day reserved to commemorate an important supporter of #nonviolence, check out what Peter Yarrow, of Peter, Paul and Mary had to say about #Peaceforce and creating conditions for peace.   http://www.nonviolentpeaceforce.org/about-3/about-12/537-nonviolent-peaceforce-and-martin-luther-king-jr-day

The Mississippi Attorney General Closes the ‘Mississippi Burning' Murder Case - The Atlantic

On the first day of the #NewYear, #Peaceforce would like to wish everyone a #Happy2016! We're looking forward to another year of promoting and implementing unarmed civilian protection as a tool for reducing violence and protecting civilians. #HappyNewYear! Photo courtesy of Hannah Jordan. http://www.nonviolentpeaceforce.org/

On the first day of the #NewYear, #Peaceforce would like to wish everyone a #Happy2016! We're looking forward to another year of promoting and implementing unarmed civilian protection as a tool for reducing violence and protecting civilians. #HappyNewYear! Photo courtesy of Hannah Jordan. http://www.nonviolentpeaceforce.org/

#HappyHolidays! May everyone's season be filled with #Peace and Joy. #Peaceforce

#HappyHolidays! May everyone's season be filled with #Peace and Joy. #Peaceforce

#WorldTelevisionDay #WorldTVDay #Peaceforce #Philippines

September 28, 2012 ~ Nonviolent Peaceforce

The militarized island of Mindanao is the only area of the Philippines with a significant Muslim presence.

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