International Day of Peace

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“Imagine all the people living life in peace.” ~ John Lennon

International Peace Day
A holiday for peace? Yes! The International Day of Peace was established by a United Nations in 1981, and in 2002 the General Assembly officially declared September 21 as the permanent date for the International Day of Peace.

“Peace Day” provides an opportunity for individuals, organizations and nations to simultaneously create practical acts of peace. In creating this day, the United Nations devoted itself to worldwide peace, encouraging all people to work together to promote peace among all nations and peoples. Read the rest of this entry »