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Can we still strive towards Oneness of Humanity in today’s world?


A special event will take place on 29 March at the Museon, The Hague around the theme ‘ONE PLANET ONE HUMANITY’. Jointly organized by The Walk of Hope, The Hague Bridge, Hague Talks and Museon, the event will be attended by Sri M, peace maker, social reformer, peace activist, educator, spiritual leader and founder of Manav Ekta Foundation. He will present his views on ‘Can we still strive towards Oneness of Humanity in today’s world?’

The Walk of Hope on 30 March is organized by City of The Hague. The Walk aims at spreading the message on non-violence, tolerance and peace among the participants and in priority the Youth, particularly school and college children. With its motto: “Oneness of Humanity”. It aims at promoting the idea that what unifies us as mankind is more fundamental than what separates us and that mutual undertanding and dialogue lead to greater tolerance, gradually considering the well-being of others as our own.

Adama Dieng, Under-Secretary General, Special Adviser of the Secretary-General of the United Nations on the Prevention of Genocide will also take part and talk about ‘Towards Oneness, Prevention of Atrocity Crimes and Hate Speech’.

Abe Liskens and Femke Gunnewe, students from the International School of The Hague

 

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Please register for this unique session of HagueTalks Youth by sending an email to: ldejong@museon.nl

During the event we give audience the opportunity to present an idea on stage: an ‘idea that matters’, related to the event topic within a 1min. timeframe. The video registration will be shared on social media. Please send your name and ‘idea that matters’ to ldejong@museon.nl.

Discussion


Is it possible to achieve positive peace and international justice without raising ethical standards?

Every year there are around a hundred armed conflicts in the world, ranging from large scale conflicts to smaller conflicts. Peace has been defined in a negative way as the ‘absence of armed conflict’, regardless of the level of other armed violence like organized crime…

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  • Ir. Johannes van der Harst says, "Message *The materialistic focus can be diminished by education, including good relations via all sorts of aquaintices and stimulating polit... Read more"
  • Tony Oposa Jr says, "Excellent message. Look forward to making contact with you one day. Keep up the good work!"

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