See photos and stories of how the global URI community celebrated the International Day of Peace this year.
The Accelerate Peace Conference
The Accelerate Peace conference took place on June 26 and 27, 2019 at the Hoover Institution on the Stanford University campus in California, USA.
Shower Program Continues to Help Homeless Despite Pandemic Challenges
The Interfaith Initiative of Santa Barbara County, a URI member group in California, is continuing to provide showers, supplies, and support to members of the community that are homeless despite pandemic complications.
Regional Coordinator of URI Latin America and the Caribbean
Every year on September 21, the International Day of Peace is celebrated around the world. The UN General Assembly has declared this date as the day dedicated to strengthening the ideals of peace, through the 24-hour observation of non-violence and a ceasefire.
With the financing of the KAICIID Fellow Program, the members of the CC Builders of Bridges designed and are developing three training workshops, with tools to work in the Interreligious Dialogue for young people between 14 and 25 years old.