From May 1 to 10, various initiatives in the five continents were made for make visible the culture of fraternity, in which the main theme of the whole United World Week was interculturalism: enter into dialogue with the different cultures and recognize the equal dignity that makes us equal.
The United World Week this year has had a very special meaning, because it was the first United World Week as Brazil This itself made us live it differently, although in previous years we knew many realities in Brazil, this year, in our hearts, all the experiences had more meaning because we were one heart.
The final project of the United World Week 2016 (See all activities of UWW – Lebanon) in Lebanon took place the weekend of 21- 22 May. It was the second “Feed the Homeless” project that the Y4UW in Lebanon did, however, this year was a little different.
Saturday, May 14, in Medan in Indonesia, the capital of the province Sumutra, there was a concert with the aim of promoting the culture of peace, raise funds for refugees and witness that peace must be built day by day, moment by moment , starting from personal choices.
Five hundred Christian and Muslim young people from 43 countries link up for a global dialogue on the topic of peace. The event will be repeated 4 times a year and be presented at the World Peace Forum on May 24, 2016 in Luxembourg.
2012 - 2016 United World Project - Youth for a United World (New Humanity)
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