Walk for Peace!

Walking for Peace at the Ojai Centennial 4th of July Parade. In America on Independence Day, 2017, citizens from every community gathered together to celebrate freedom. In Ojai, California, the City of Peace Team raised the bar once again for festivities, hosting a Walk for Peace that expressed the principles of love and understanding. They…

Announcing our 165th City of Peace

EL QRAYEH, LEBANON. Welcome to Mayor Maroun Antoun and the citizens of El Qrayeh who have established their community as the first International City of Peace in Lebanon. In a Letter of Intent and Purpose, the Mayor declared, “We are very sensitive for the desire to associate our village with another International one. We believe…

Ashland Culture of Peace Commission

May 17, 2017: Ashland, Oregon, U.S.A becomes an International City of Peace! The 163RD CITY: Ashland, Oregon, U.S.A. has proclaimed itself an International City of Peace. This development offers a wonderful case study on how cities can elevate working toward a culture of peace to an official government commission. The Ashland Culture of Peace Commission,…

Special Consultative Status

On April 27, 2017, Cities of Peace, Inc., was granted the privileges and benefits of Special Consultative Status with the U.N.’s Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC). Cities of Peace, Inc., was established in 2009 for the purpose of creating an associated network of cities dedicated to fostering a culture of peace for their citizens. The…

“Ich bin ein Berliner!”

Berlin, Germany is the 162nd International City of Peace! Welcome to Margret Hoffmann, Sandra Schiermeyer and all the citizens of Berlin, Germany, our newest City of Peace. Margret and her colleagues are from Clans of Peace, a movement dedicated to finding common purpose in healing, community, conscious business, and unity. Germany’s capital is the second…

161st City of Peace!

Islamabad: City of Peace! Islamabad is the capital of Pakistan, one of the safest cities in a country where many cities are torn by war, and home to more than two million people. Now we welcome Ambassador Rubina H. ALi and her colleagues of the Global Learning Trust. The Trust is a multidisciplinary NGO/Trust which…

Latest Meeting Notes

Cities of Peace around the globe are forming powerful peace teams. Attention Donors! From Thomas Konneh, leader of Gardnersville, Liberia: City of Peace Quote: “Today’s meeting was called to order by our coordinator ( amb. Thomas Konneh)  at 4:20 pm. The first item was opening prayer, which was done by the audience according to their…

Plan a Feast for Peace!

To Break Bread Together in Peace is an Ancient Tradition PLAN A FEAST FOR PEACE WITH YOUR FAMILY AND FRIENDS. BE PART OF THE GLOBAL FEAST FOR PEACE HAPPENING IN 170 CITIES AROUND THE WORLD! Sharing food together in celebration of friendship and common interest is a tradition as old as the human family. The…

Sponsor a City of Peace

Use Your Connections to Connect the World! Goal 2020 for International Cities of Peace is to help establish 1000 Cities of Peace around the globe. You can make a huge difference personally. Let your family and friends know about our Association and the work being done on the ground in hundreds of communities. Sponsor a…

Celebrate Peace Day, 2017

The 2017 Theme for Peace Day is Announced! What is TOGETHER? TOGETHER is a global initiative that promotes respect, safety and dignity for everyone forced to flee their homes in search of a better life. TOGETHER brings together the organizations of the United Nations System, the 193 member countries of the United Nations, the private…