CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Marriage and Family
February 5, 2017
Seoul, Korea—World Summit 2017, organized by the Universal Peace Federation from February 1 to 5, 2017, provided a comprehensive assessment of peace, security and human development around the world.
February 2, 2017
Seoul, Korea—The second day of World Summit 2017 celebrated the UPF founders’ birthdays and assembled more than 400 of the world’s parliamentarians in Korea’s National Assembly.
January 20, 2017
Taipei, Taiwan—UPF-Taiwan observed U.N. World Interfaith Harmony Week with a seminar on “Social Responsibility of Taiwan Religious Institutions in Facing Serious Social Moral Crisis.”
December 24, 2016
Pangkal Pinang, Indonesia—More than 1,400 students, educators and government leaders participated in programs held as part of UPF-Indonesia’s national tour on character education.
December 19, 2016
Bangkok, Thailand—At an Asian Leadership Conference in December, educators, lawmakers and military leaders committed to promoting family values in their nations.
December 1, 2016
Washington, D.C., United States—More than 200 leaders from 54 nations attended an International Leadership Conference (ILC) which featured the launch of a parliamen- tarians’ peacebuilding association known as the International Association of Parliamentarians for Peace (IAPP).
November 28, 2016
Bangkok, Thailand—An Asian Leadership Conference held in November drew participation from government officials from Cambodia and Indonesia.
November 25, 2016
Prague, Czech Republic—More than 50 participants attended a conference held in the Czech Parliament on “Challenges and Opportunities of Our Time.”
November 22, 2016
Makassar, Indonesia—UPF-Indonesia brought its national tour on character education to universities in East Java province and the Lesser Sunda Islands.
November 12, 2016
Yekaterinburg, Russia—A conference on "Modern Science in Russia for Peace and Development" discussed the power that science has to benefit humankind.
November 10, 2016
Pekanbaru, Indonesia—Two universities in western Indonesia hosted UPF-Indonesia’s national tour on character education.
October 31, 2016
Bangkok, Thailand—The largest Asian Leadership Conference with the highest level of participants took place in Bangkok from October 28 to 31.
October 27, 2016
Maluku, Indonesia—The third leg of UPF-Indonesia’s national tour, “Building Harmonious Families-Our Shared Responsibility,” took place in the eastern most provinces of Indonesia.
October 14, 2016
Bandar Lampung, Indonesia—More than 400 students and faculty from schools throughout Sumatra participated in the second leg of UPF-Indonesia’s national character education tour.
October 10, 2016
Bangkok, Thailand—An Asian Leadership Conference (ALC) took place from October 7 to 10 in Bangkok.
September 26, 2016
Manado, Indonesia—UPF-Indonesia held seminars in character education in two provinces as part of its national tour, “Building Harmonious Families-Our Shared Responsibility.”
September 21, 2016
Suva, Fiji—International Day of Peace 2016 was celebrated with a program on Parents’ Education.
September 10, 2016
Toronto, Canada—UPF-Canada’s upcoming conference on “Encouraging Social Engagement & Loyal Citizenship Among Disaffected Youth” was the focus of the chapter’s monthly meeting in September.
July 8, 2016
Vienna, Austria—Politicians, experts and NGO representatives from five Central European nations met at a UPF roundtable on family issues.
June 9, 2016
Buenos Aires, Argentina—UPF-Argentina commemorated the Global Day of Parents 2016 with a program titled “Honoring Life.”