It is the centenary of Universal Peace Federation (UPF) Co-Founder the late Rev. Dr. Sun Myung Moon today, 30th January 2020. There is a World Summit for international leaders, the Sun Hak Peace Prize and inaugurations of three new initiatives planned for the celebration. The 100th anniversary of the birth of Dr. Sun Myung Moon will be celebrated in South Korea on February 6, 2020, at a large gathering at Gapyeong. Dr Hak-ja Han, his wife, who took over the leadership of the movement at his death in 2012, will turn 77 the same day, At the same time, the 60th anniversary of their marriage will be celebrated.
Two Extremes is a fascinating talk of life transformation by Stephen Gillen, a reformed high security category A prisoner and Kul Mahay, who was one of the UK's most senior ranking Asian Police officers.
The Universal Peace Federation (UPF) - UK Albanian Peace Council was inaugurated in London on January 25th featuring former Albanian Government Minister Gaqo Apostoli, who was the longstanding Chairman of the UPF in Albanian.
The annual Peace Council for Universal Peace Federation UK gathered on December 7th to celebrate, reflect and strategise. From a network of activists, branch leaders and supporters of UPF many came to share their ideals and the quest for peace. UPF's recent charity status featured high on the topics to celebrate on the day.
Unfortunately, domestic abuse against women is an on-going issue irrespective of country of origin, religious belief and age. On Monday 18th November, Universal Peace Federation held an event titled: Elimination of Violence Against women, which is a United Nations day at 43 Lancaster Gate.
On November 7th, Universal Peace Federation (UPF) UK with Women's Federation for World Peace (WFWP) UK and the help of Initiatives of Change, is considering, ‘Reconciliation and Peace Building in a Time of Increasing Polarisation: The Need for Cooperation Between Politicians and Faith Leaders’