A panel of women leaders told a forum at the U.S. Capitol on May 13, 2014 that women have played an under-recognized role in fostering peace in families and communities and need to be empowered to assume greater authority in formal political and multi-sector peace initiatives. More »
Nigerian News Outlet Leadership Covers Second Leadership Retreat in Northern NigeriaLearn More
Global Peace Foundation Joins African Peace Service Corps to Commemorate Nelson Mandela's LifeLearn More
GPF-Japan brought Japanese and Filipinos together with music and service at the annual Melody and Music 2014 music festival in Hibiya Park Tokyo.Learn More
The Kenya Sunday Standard featured an local income generation project developed by GPF-Kenya, local schools and Korean company GKL.Learn More
The Global Peace Foundation Nepal partnered to celebrate UN Environmental Day for 2014.
Global Peace Women Paraguay Honors Women at Sixth Awards Program, ‘Living for the Sake of Others’Learn More
GPF Symposium Presents Korea Development Model as an Example for ParaguayLearn More
Global Peace Foundation Announces Host City for Global Peace Convention 2014Learn More
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GPF Uganda's Character and Creativity Initiative focuses on improving the education curricula, fostering academic achievement, improving institutional culture, and connecting schools in a neighborhood to work together for community transformation. More »
The following article is from Nigerian news outlet, Leadership on the second interreligious young leaders retreat hosted by the Global Peace Foundation Nigeria and partners. The youth leadership retreat series seeks to mitigate extremism and foster cooperation and understanding among religious and tribal groups in Northern Nigeria. More »
This year will the first commemoration of Nelson Mandela Day since his passing in December 2013. Global Peace Foundation Kenya and other stakeholders will host a major celebration at Embakasai Girls Secondary School in Nairobi that is tied to launching the Mandela Forests later this year. More »
PHOTO NEWS: In the midst of 2014 World Cup frenzy, Global Exchange–Community Change in Goiânia, Brazil, hosted its 4th group of international students in partnership with international student exchange program AIESEC. More »
PHOTO NEWS: The Global Peace Foundation and Global Peace Women Nepal partnered to host a week of programs, festival and educational seminars and clean-up projects to preserve clean water sources for the 2014 Environmental Day themed: “Raise your voice, not the sea level”. More »
PHOTO NEWS: Melody and Music 2014, an annual music festival organized by Filipino volunteers of Global Peace Foundation-Japan, brought together Japanese and Filipinos in Hibiya Park in Tokyo on June 22 to support GPF's All-Lights Village Project in the Philippines. Despite opening in the rain, the festival was a beautiful cultural exchange in the middle of Japan’s capital. More »
The following is a news article appearing in the July 6, 2014 edition of the Standard Digital written by Joe Ombuor. An initiative has been launched in Nairobi and its environs to enable primary schools in poorer locations to generate income to finance basic needs while ensuring their pupils are nutritionally catered for. More »
The International Young Leaders Assembly (IYLA) is a practicum on leadership that addresses the global challenges of the twenty-first century. Emphasizing the importance of vision, service, and entrepreneurship as the foundation for effective leadership, the IYLA will host university student leaders and young professionals from around the world for interactive programs at the United Nations in New York, the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, and the U.S. Capitol and World Bank in Washington, DC. Participants will learn important leadership skills and collaborate on strategies for sustainable peace and development.
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