Sept 15:

Please join us for Nuclear Power is NOT the answer to Climate Change, September 15, Monday, 10AM - noon  at the Church Center for the United Nations, 777 UN Plaza, 2nd Fl., New York, NY 10017 (44th St. & First Ave) 

The TOU is proud to co-sponsor this event with Peace Boat US, Human Rights Now, Physicians for Social Responsibility, Nuclear Information and Resources Service, Indian Point Safe Energy Coalition, and Abolition 2000 NY.

 

 


 

The InterSpiritual Multiplex Visitors Center

presents

SPIRITUAL SUMMIT FOR SOCIAL CHANGE 

Sept. 13th, free, all day, 
 2nd Presbyterian Church, NY, NY
6 West 96th--Central Park West between 95th and 96th
in Manhattan
20 Sessions on Transformation Issues!
FULL SCHEDULE
HERE
   
including OUnI Eco-Ministry Sessions


 
 
       

 

Sept 19, 2014:

Please join us for The Things That Make For Peace, Friday September 19, 2014 at the Church Center for the United Nations, 777 UN Plaza, 2nd Fl., New York, NY 10017 (44th St. & First Ave).  This International Day of Peace Symposium will run from 9:20 am - 3 pm; lunch will be provided.  We are co-sponsoring this event with United Methodist Women and a number of other collaborating organizations.


 

 

THE THINGS THAT MAKE FOR PEACE

International Day of Peace Symposium
 
Friday, 
19 September 2014 
9:20 am - 3:00 pm 
Church Center for the 

United Nations 

777 UN Plaza 
(44th St. and 1st Ave.)
 

PEACE BELL CEREMONY - 9:20
WELCOME AND VIDEO MESSAGES FROM GLOBAL PARTNERS
OPENING - TILLMAN CHAPEL; 10:00

Welcome:
- Harriett Olson, General Secretary and CEO of United Methodist Women

Speakers:
- Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator
- Bill McKibben, Co-Founder of 350.org
- Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, UN Women Executive Director (invited)
- Cora Weiss, UN Representative, International Peace Bureau
- Otilia Luz de Coti, Director of the International Indigenous Women's Forum

Moderator:
- Nyaradzayi Gumbonzvanda, General Secretary/CEO, World YWCA

WORKSHOPS - 11:30
Food - Facilitator: Nikhil Aziz, Director of Natural Resource Rights for the American
Jewish World Service in New York
Water - Facilitators: Florence Poppe, Programme Officer, UN Water
and Leanne Burney, Expert in Strategies on Water and Sanitation
Health - Facilitator: Mavic Cabrera Balleza, International Coordinator of the
Global Network of Women Peacebuilders

FINAL WRAP-UP - 2:00

Moderator:
- Dr. Emily Welty, Director of Peace and Justice Studies Program at Pace University
Open to the Public; all are welcome. Lunch will be served.
Please RSVP by Sept. 5 at: Goo.gl/qKQJzM

 


There is no peace without development. 
There is no development without peace.
What do you think makes for peace? 
 

 

 

 


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