2012 International Day of Peace Resources
Find prayers and ideas to use in celebrating the International Day of Peace on September 21, Sunday, September 23, or other appropriate day. The United Nations has set September 21 as the International Day of Peace. This day provides an opportunity for individuals, organizations and nations to create practical acts of peace on a shared date. It was established by a United Nations resolution in 1981 to coincide with the opening of the General Assembly. The focus for 2012 is Sustainable Peace for a Sustainable Future.
- Tags: child soldiers, gun violence, international day of peace, media, nonviolence, peace, peace pole, prayer, prayer vigil, prayer wall, sustainabiliy, united nations, worship
- Ministries: Presbyterian Ministry at the United Nations, Presbyterian Peacemaking Program
- Agency: Presbyterian Mission Agency