United World Project
a more united world
One hand on the beauty of the world, the other on the suffering of humanity, our two feet in the duty of the present moment.
VARILLON François, Beauté du monde et souffrance des hommes, Ed. Centurion, p.320
It’s often said our world has become a village: complex and ever-changing, but still a village. These days the whole of humanity could almost live in the same way as a small group. That being the case, humanity should be able to live as one family. But how can we make this happen?
We are all one. That is a message the human race has largely ignored. Forgetting this truth is the only cause of hatred and war, and the way to remember is simple: Love, [in] this and every moment.
The golden rule is to be friends with the world and to consider the whole human family as 'one'.
The task is simple at 12.00 (midday) everyday take 1 minute to stop and reflect or pray for peace.
By Javier Baquero Maldonado* Commentary on Pope Francis’ message for the World Day of Peace 2020. On January 1, 2020, Pope Francis in perfect continuity with Pope Paul VI who, back in 1968, established the Day of Peace on the first day of the year, celebrated its 53rd edition publishing...Read more
We are going through times of great anxiety and concern because of the winds of war blowing from the Middle East, with new tensions between the US and Iran. Brotherhood between people and among peoples seems to be far away. Yet there are people out there who are not standing...Read more
Partnership agreement signed between FAO (Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations) and New Humanity, the international NGO of the Focolare Movement. Objective: to continue to work together to defeat world hunger by 2030. This agreement reinforces collaboration that has already begun: it is a document that confirms our...Read more
At the Sophia University Institute (Loppiano - Florence), a training opportunity for people who want to (re)discover and enhance the relational power of giving. It is a well-known fact that giving is a way to meet the real needs of people who live in difficult situations. What is less known...Read more
In Trento (Cadine), the firts United World Summer School. United World Project, Comunione e Diritto and Sophia Centre for Research on Politics and Human Rights invites students, practitioners, academics and changemakers to the first United World Summer School in Trento (Italy) entitled: "Be Human, Be Universal, Be Effective: Pathways to...Read more
On 21 and 22 January, Caserta will be hosting "Time to Dare", a hackathon and forum to digitally spread the culture of giving. Daring and giving, it all comes from this: from the wish to boost the mechanism of support and solidarity that many people already practice on a daily...Read more
Pope Francis invites young economists to Assisi, bookings are open for the under 35s. Present among others: Yunus, Frey, Meloto, Petrini, Raworth, Sachs, Sen, Shiva and Zamagni. ASSISI (PERUGIA), LUG - Registration is underway for the three days commissioned by Pope Francis for young economists, entrepreneurs and change-makers from around...Read more
United World Watch is a platform to monitor the cultural impact of the paradigm of unity through collating reports and research documents pertaining to the culture of unity, and featuring examples of good practice.
Say no to war, to every act of war
Working together for the good of humanity
United World Workshop acts to highlight and promote endeavors, initiatives, projects and programs contributing towards the unity of a disparate world.
“Don’t be duped!”
The toughest challenge in the city of Man
“Their needs were always in plain sight…”
United World Network gives visibility to the global network of those already acting in the belief that all people can live as brothers and sisters, whatever the differences and in the face of seemingly impossible challenges. This network is open to connection with individuals, groups, organizations, movements and institutions with compatible aims and methods.
The “Il Varco”
Our proposals to start living right away
for the United World Project
A global strategy proposed by Youth for a United World (Y4UW) to address the challenges facing our world, opening up ways towards change. Reaching a united world one step at a time.Read more
This annual showcase of the United World Project is a coordinated global expo of the ideas, actions and initiatives which are inspired by a commitment to building a more peaceful, more united world.Read more
A new generation of young people refuse to accept the inevitability of failure and dare to take on the challenge of “Zero Hunger”: one of the United Nations’ 17 global goals for sustainable development by 2030Read more
Milonga is a platform for “fraternal” and intercultural volunteering for young people.Read more