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   Universal Peace Federation - UK

    Mothers of Congo

     3.30 – 5.30 pm, July 15th, Committee Room 4A House of Lords

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Eritrea Panel

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A joint event of the Solicitors International Human Rights Group (SIHRG) and the Universal Peace Federation (UPF) UK that was the third part in a series convened by SIHRG on Eritrea and the development of Business, Human Rights and Corporate Social Responsibility. It discussed key issues facing Eritrea from the development of its natural resources through to migration and trafficking. 

Read more: Eritrea: Business Ethics, Migration and Trafficking

Africa Day 2015

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Last night in a packed #UPF HQ, 43 Lancaster Gate, London we celebrated #AfricaDay 2015.  It was a bright and colourful evening in which we heard of African cultural traditions, music and many economic developments.

There were speeches from Charlotte Simon from her position as the founder of Mothers of Congo. She shared about the Congolese Inga Dam's potential to supply hydro electricity to much of Africa. She highlighted the music of Mamou and several Congolese artists.

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Today there will be a visit to the UK by Dr. Sun Jin Moon who is the Chairwoman of Universal Peace Federation (UPF) as well as the International President of the Family Federation for World Peace and Unification (FFWPU). She will be commemorating 50 years of the Unification Movement in Europe as part of a week long series of events in Vienna, Frankfurt and London. The Korean Little Angels Children's Folk Ballet will perform in the morning and this evening as part of these celebrations.

Read more: Dr Sun Jin Moon, UPF Chair, Visit to the UK

Dr Hak Ja Han Moon

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The Universal Peace Federation (UPF) and Women’s Federation for World Peace (WFWP) with partner organizations including ACUNS Vienna, the Segye Times and Sun Mun University, South Korea  are convening now at the United Nations building in Vienna, Austria, a conference entitled, “The UN at 70: Toward a Resolution of Tensions on the Korean Peninsula”.  Keynote speaker will be UPF and WFWP Co-Founder Dr. Hak Ja Han-Moon who will speak on, “The Mission of the United Nations for securing Peace in the World”. 

Read more: UN at 70: Peace on the Korean Peninsula

Armenian Genocide

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Genocides are remembered on April 24th each year. The nations and races that suffered such terrible scars in their history hold memorial events to remember the tragedy that befell their friends or their ancestors. Universal Peace Federation - UK held an event to remember the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide and the 41st anniversary of the Kurdish Genocide on the University of Sulaymaniyah in Qaladze. Charlotte Simon spoke passionately about the genocide of the people in the eastern region of the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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