Overview Video: Youth & Peace in Action

What’s a Youth Action Peace Project?

YPA Public Announcement — April 7, 2021

 

Frequently Asked Questions/Answers
Visit: www.youthpeaceaction.org
Contact: info@youthpeaceaction.org

 

Peace & Conflict Prevention/Resolution is one of Rotary International’s Areas of Focus.  A Rotary goal is to support peacebuilding in communities.

Twenty-two Districts jumped in with enthusiastic support when Peter Kyle, Rotary International Director for Rotary Zones 33 & 34, introduced a vision for Youth & Peace in ActionSM. “YPA” is now the largest local peacebuilding initiative in the history of Rotary International with a public commitment of $500,000 to peace education, training and project mentoring for high school students, teachers and youth service club members. YPA implementing organizations are NewGen PeacebuildersSM and Outward Bound PeacebuildingSMYPA is endorsed by the Alliance for Peacebuilding and Rotary International Strategic Partner the Institute for Economics & Peace. Rotary Clubs that support the YPA initiative will be recognized as Peacebuilder Clubs by the Rotarian Action Group for Peace.

YPA officially kicks off in participating high schools and youth service
clubs on the International Day of Peace, September 21st.

 

JOIN US! SPECIAL YPA BRIEFING & UPDATE
THURSDAY, JULY 29, 2021

 
Hear from Rotarians who recruited 100+ high schools and youth service clubs. Receive a toolkit for Rotary Clubs and communities. Preview peace ed content! Find out how clubs participating in YPA receive Peacebuilder Club status.

11:00am-12:00pm ET

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7:00pm-8:00pm ET

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Info and Q&A Sessions
Each week Tue – Thurs, 5pm-6pm EDT
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Apply Before Sept. 10, 2021
High Schools, Service Clubs / Orgs
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YPA: Put youth at the center of building and sustaining a culture of peace.

Int’l Day of Peace Event
September 21, 2021

Online Peace Ed Content
October 2021

Team Peace Projects
January – April 2022
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YOUnited Celebration
May 2022

    YPA 2021-22 Implementing Organizations

‘If we are to reach real peace in the world, we shall have to begin with the children.’

        – Mahatma Gandhi

The Four-Way Test

Of the things we think, say, or do:

1. Is it the TRUTH?

2. Is it FAIR to all concerned?

3. Will it build GOODWILL and BETTER FRIENDSHIPS?

4. Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned?

The Four-Way Test

Of the things we think, say, or do:

1. Is it the TRUTH?

2. Is it FAIR to all concerned?

3. Will it build GOODWILL and BETTER FRIENDSHIPS?

4. Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned?

 

 

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