CALENDAR OF EVENTS
September 20, 2016
The Universal Peace Federation is proud to support the United Nations International Day of Peace 2016 dedicated to the theme "The Sustainable Development Goals: Building Blocks for Peace."
May 17, 2016
Abuja, Nigeria—UPF Nigeria announced the commencement of formal activities of a National Directorate of Marriage and Family Affairs.
April 20, 2016
Members of the Universal Peace Federation in Ecuador are deeply concerned by the devastation and suffering caused by the 7.8 magnitude earthquake that occurred on Saturday, April 16, 2016. We express our deepest sympathy to each and every family and to the provincial and national authorities in our country.
February 4, 2016
Buenos Aires, Argentina—On February 4, UPF-Argentina’s Peace Council issued the statement, “Commitment to Life, Fraternity and Peace," to honor World Interfaith Harmony Week 2016.
November 24, 2015
Buenos Aires, Argentina—We stand up for a transition that can be a foundation to keep building on the values on which the Republic of Argentina was founded 200 years ago. We uphold the values of freedom and fraternity, work and education, dialogue and respect, justice and coexistence among the diverse cultures, ethnicities, nationalities, and beliefs in our country. We march forward to a bicentennial of hope.
November 17, 2015
In December 2015, the COP21, will aim to achieve a legally binding and universal agreement on climate. The following is the UPF International Statement regarding the COP21, and UPF's vision on stewardship of the environment...
November 14, 2015
Faced with the unprecedented violence which pummeled France on November 13, in the name of the Universal Peace Federation we offer our prayers for the many victims and we express our pain and our sympathy to their families.
September 16, 2015
UPF is proud to carry out programs for peace on this International Day of Peace 2015, focusing on the theme of "Partnerships for Peace: Dignity for All."
August 20, 2015
Abuja, Nigeria—UPF-Nigeria is mobilizing its Ambassadors for Peace to assist the federal government’s efforts to end corruption in the nation.
May 3, 2015
Kathmandu, Nepal - After the earthquake of April 25, 2015, many people asked, “Where was God? So many people died and suffered; why didn’t God stop the earthquake?”
April 18, 2015
Abuja, Nigeria—On May 29, 2015, the Federal Government of Nigeria, under the leadership of President Goodluck Jonathan, will end the mandate given to them by Nigerians and the president-elect, General Muhammadu Buhari, will be inaugurated for a four-year mandate.
April 1, 2015
UPF-Nigeria congratulates Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, president-elect of Nigeria, for his victory in the presidential elections and commends H.E. Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, president of Nigeria, for taking a stand for the sake of the peace and unity of Nigeria.
March 8, 2015
The Universal Peace Federation upholds the essential value and central role of women in peacebuilding and human development.
February 13, 2015
It is only when we take the family seriously as the resource of optimum human capacity and connection that we may start to address a root cause of social failure.
February 13, 2015
New York, United States - During the 53rd Session of the Commission on Social Development, Dr. Tageldin Hamad, Secretary General of UPF, read a statement encouraging the Commission to consider the stable family as fundamental for addressing social problems.
January 15, 2015
Buenos Aires, Argentina - Through this message we express our concern and sorrow for the unexpected death of a national prosecutor who carried forward an investigation of a crime that caused so much suffering in Argentina for more than 20 years.
January 10, 2015
Paris, France - In this time of national mourning, on behalf of the Universal Peace Federation, we invite everyone to pray for the 17 people killed in the recent attacks, the many who were wounded, and the grieving families and communities.
January 10, 2015
Dhaka, Bangladesh - With the strongest possible language I condemn the brutal and inhuman activities of the perpetrators of the terror attacks of Jan. 7 and Jan. 9, 2015, in Paris, France, who claim to be Muslims.
January 2, 2015
On the foundation of decades of interfaith effort in the Middle East region, UPF offers a civil society peace initiative as a support mechanism to strengthen and stabilize the peace process being led by governments.
January 1, 2015
In support of UN General Assembly Resolution 64/81 on the Promotion of interreligious and intercultural dialogue, understanding, and cooperation for peace and the proposal introduced by H.M. King Abdullah II of Jordan, UPF issued a statement in support of interfaith efforts to address critical global problems.