1 Million+ International Contributors Anticipated to Be a part of third On-line Rally of Hope

1 Million+ International Contributors Anticipated to Be a part of third On-line Rally of Hope

Saturday, November 21, 2020 (7:30 p.m. EST/4:30 p.m. PST)

International leaders and residents come collectively for peace based mostly on beliefs of
interdependence, mutual prosperity and common values

Particular Efficiency to honor Korean Battle veterans and
commemorate 70th anniversary of the Korean Battle

WASHINGTON, Nov. 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Common Peace Federation (UPF) is saying {that a} third international Rally of Hope might be held this weekend, that includes world leaders who see new alternatives for peacebuilding in all sectors of society.

The net rally might be held concurrently worldwide — on Saturday, November 21, 2020, at 7:30 p.m. (Jap Customary Time) and at 4:30 p.m. (Pacific Customary Time) in the US. This system might be produced and broadcast from Seoul, Korea on Sunday, November 22, 2020 at 9:30 a.m. (Korea Customary Time).

Dr. Hak Ja Han Moon, co-Founding father of the Common Peace Federation, would be the keynote speaker. Different audio system embrace H.E. Sahle-Work Zewde, President of Ethiopia; H.E. Uhuru Kenyatta, President of Kenya; H.E. Salva Kiir Mayardit, President of South Sudan; H.E. Mahinda Rajapaksa, Prime Minister of Sri Lanka; Hon. German Alcides Blanco Alvarez, Colombia Parliament Speaker; H.E. Yves Leterme, Prime Minister of Belgium (2009-2011); The Rt. Hon. Stephen Harper, Prime Minister of Canada (2006 – 2015): Hon. Christopher Hill, (U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Korea (2004-2005) and Hon. Charles Rangel, U.S. Home of Representatives (1971-2017) and Korean Battle Veteran.

This third Rally of Hope commemorates the 70th anniversary of the Korean Battle, which started in 1950 with North Korea’s invasion of South Korea and resulted in an armistice in 1953 after an estimated 3 million deaths. Tragically, many Korean households stay separated by the Demilitarized Zone on the 38th parallel that also divides North and South.

The famend Little Angels Folks Ballet of Korea will carry out a particular tribute on the Rally of Hope to honor veterans of the 16 nations who, as a part of the United Nations peace power, despatched troops and assist for the Republic of South Korea.

The Rally of Hope might be broadcast from Cheongshim Peace World Heart in South Korea. Devoted hyperlinks for broadcast media might be accessible at https://www.peacelink.stay/bc from Friday, November 20, 2020.

These Rally of Hope occasions are geared toward constructing a “unified world of lasting peace across the core concepts of interdependence, mutual prosperity and common values,” stated UPF Chairman Dr. Thomas G. Walsh.

The primary Rally of Hope, held in August, “drew a number of million on-line viewers from around the globe with its give attention to the COVID-19 pandemic, environmental degradation, poverty and race relations,” stated Dr. Walsh.

The second Rally of Hope held in September, in addition to this weekend’s third Rally of Hope, envision a heavenly, unified world that embraces the values of freedom, peace, unity and happiness.

Earlier rallies’ audio system, “in their very own methods and in their very own phrases, all categorical hope that humankind, as one household underneath God, has the total potential to resolve all of those points by working collectively,” stated Dr. Walsh.

“This Rally of Hope,” he added, “is a part of UPF’s international effort to beat the obstacles that divide us and set up peace on the Korean Peninsula.”

Based by Rev. Solar Myung Moon and Dr. Hak Ja Han Moon in 2005, UPF is constructing a worldwide coalition of stakeholders and peacemakers across the core rules of interdependence (mutual respect, cooperation and recognition of our frequent humanity), mutual prosperity (discount of maximum poverty and extra equitable distribution of wealth), and common values (the frequent floor of shared values, with recognition that traits that unite us are stronger than those who would possibly divide us).

The trail to such a world is shaped round a worldwide peace motion that features heads of state and first women, parliamentarians, religion leaders, media professionals, students and enterprise and monetary specialists in financial sectors.

The Rally of Hope sequence options leaders from UPF’s six associations: the Worldwide Summit Council for Peace (ISCP), Worldwide Affiliation of Parliamentarians for Peace (IAPP), Interreligious Affiliation for Peace and Improvement (IAPD), Worldwide Media Affiliation for Peace (IMAP), Worldwide Affiliation for Peace and Financial Improvement (IAED), and Worldwide Affiliation of Academicians for Peace (IAAP).

A fourth Rally of Hope is deliberate for December.

Common Peace www.upf.org

Larry Moffitt
Common Peace Federation
(202) 669-0387
[email protected]

Laura Ortiz
Washington Occasions
International Media Group
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