Programs and activities (15-35+ annually) relate to peace on personal, local and global levels, and take place during the week in which Peace Day falls. The “What Can You Do?” section of our website offers many ideas for engaging in Peace Day related to children and youth, the environment, community, nonviolence, sports and the arts. Peace Day
Philly has earned the support of Philadelphia’s Mayor and Police Department, as well as the Pennsylvania State Senate.
Peace Pals fosters understanding and respect for the diversity and oneness of the human family and the natural world through its various and creative activities. By nurturing inner peace and global awareness in the leaders of tomorrow, Peace Pals will help create a future in which peace and harmony become a way of life.
Her debut film was feature documentary film Hannari about Kyoto Geisha in 2006. “Hannari -Geisha Modern” might be the first documentary which really penetrates the mysterious world of geisha and depicts its beauty. The director, Miyuki Sohara, hides a strong will behind her graceful attitude. Before the screening of the documentary at the United Nations, she shared how sincerely and passionately she feels about geisha culture. This film theatrical and DVD release and in all of Japan.
She made a new short film ” Orizuru 2015″ about Sadako’s crane and world peace as 70th Memorial after WW2 .This film selected Hiroshima International Film Festival in 2015 as Hiroshima Eye. Visit the film’s website here.
This film has been endorsed by the Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) as an educational video and film, which promotes the study of International Affairs, History, Social Studies and World Peace.(Sep 7th 2016)
Peace Day 365 also manages the “International Day of Peace” Facebook page, and organizes the “Peace Day Youth Summit” during official #PeaceDay celebrations at United Nations headquarters in New York, on or around September 21 of each year.