UN: Security Council approves statement to achieve a “sustainable peace”

The Security Council of the UN yesterday approved a statement highlighting the need for a “comprehensive and integrated approach” to achieve “sustainable peace” in countries that have been stricken by armed conflicts. The statement was endorsed at a...

Pope Francis calls for reconciliation among religions to consolidate peace

Pope Francis pleaded this Tuesday for the cooperation and respect among religions, in order to achieve reconciliation and consolidate peace in Sri Lanka, a country that has lived 30 years of civil war. This was expressed during his speech to the Sinhalese authorities at the...

Victims of the Colombian conflict give support message for peace

The victims of the Colombian armed conflict, who gave their statements on Saturday, August 16, to government negotiators and the guerrillas in Havana,launched a message of reconciliation and urged their countrymen to go for peace. “If we, who have been affected by violence,...
Celebrities make call for peace in Venezuela

Celebrities make call for peace in Venezuela

Through social networks artists like Ricardo Montaner, Oscar D’ León and up to Americans as DJ Steve Aoki have made called his followers to request prayers or calling to peace in Venezuela, a country where in recent days is living days of protest in the streets against the...

Dialogue between the Colombian government and the FARC starts again

Peace negotiations between the Colombian government and the FARC, initiated in October 2012 in Norway, start again today in La Havana (Cuba). The Colombian society is going to contribute to the discussions focused on the land problem. The first meeting will discuss 11...

ABORTION, GAY WEDDINGS AND EUTHANASIA Affect the Peace

This is the message of Pope Benedict XVI, to be read on January 1, 2013, informed the Vatican. The Pope’s message coincides with the Days of Peace, Benedict states literally that: “Those who do not sufficiently appreciate the value of human life, and therefore argue...
Rio de Janeiro celebra 80 años de Cristo Redentor

Rio de Janeiro Celebrates 80 Years of the Redeemer Christ

Rio de Janeiro celebrates the 80th birthday of His Christ Corcovado with over 30 musical performances that are expected to more than 50,000 people participate in the Aterro do Flamengo. This morning overflew the image of Christ spreading bursts of smoke in the colors of the...