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President's Peace Commission
Detailed listing and descriptions of recordings from the St. Mary's University President's Peace Commission symposia.
PeaceJam works to develop "young leaders committed to positive change in themselves, their communities and the world through the inspiration of Nobel Peace Laureates who pass on the spirit, skills, and wisdom they embody."
Annual 64-day (January 30 - April 4) commemoration established in 1998 by Arun Gandhi (Mohandas Gandhi's grandson and an original San Antonio peaceCENTER Board member. The focus is educational and media attention on the philosophy of attaining peace through nonviolent action.
Adopted by the United Nations and commemorated the first week of February, WIHW seeks to spread the message of harmony and tolerance among the followers of all the world’s religions, faiths and beliefs.
Inspired by the Charter for Compassion, created by Karen Armstrong and the Council of Conscience in 2009, Charter for Compassion International provides an umbrella for people to engage in collaborative partnerships worldwide. Its mission is to bring to life the principles articulated in the Charter for Compassion through concrete, practical action in a myriad of sectors.
"Created to cultivate harmony among the world's religious and spiritual communities and foster their engagement with the world and its guiding institutions in order to achieve a just, peaceful and sustainable world." The most recent gathering was held in October 2015 in Salt Lake City.
A global grassroots network working through Cooperation Circles in engaging in conflict resolution and reconciliation, environmental sustainability, education, women's and youth programs, and advocacy for human rights.