Thanks to all your generous donations, WFWP USA President Angelika Selle and Vice-President Katarina Connery presented a check for 7,000 USD to Mrs. Fusayo Irikura, Project Director for the WFWP Arabic Literacy Project, during the WFWP International meetings in Korea August 24-26, 2018.
Centering on WFWP USA's national theme for 2018 "Uplift, Transform, Collaborate: Creating a Culture of Peace," WFWP USA's annual national leadership retreat unfolded at the Calvin Center in Hampton, Georgia from August 19 to 24, 2018.
The African Diaspora Leadership Conference, in the words of Mrs. Lynette Fall, was "epic". This historic conference, supported by WFWP USA, took place from July 12 to 15, 2018 at the International Peace Education Center in Las Vegas, Nevada and was attended by 85 participants.
From July 10 to July 24, 2018, six members of the abstinence youth organization WAIT United Kingdom (UK) made a tour of local schools and WAIT Clubs in Accra and officially launched WAIT Ghana. The aim of the organization is to educate the teenagers from 12 to 19 years about the importance of abstinence before marriage.
On June 30th, WFWP Norway held a seminar on empowering women. There were four presentations all based around empowering women both internally and externally, while showing how the two can be connected.
During the 38th United Nations Human Rights Council, Women's Federation for World Peace Europe, in collaboration with the Women's UN Report Network, organize?d? an event at ?the UN ?Palace of Nations in Geneva on "Korean Women, South & North Peace, Reconciliation, Rights & Development".
Professor Yeon Ah Moon, WFWPI President, spoke at the International Leadership Conference "Beyond Coexistence: Dealing with the Challenges of Interdependence" held at the Parkhotel Schönbrunn in Vienna, Austria, April 28-29, 2018.
On April 24, 2018, WFWP Paraguay, together with the Direction of Culture of the Deputy Chamber of the National Congress, hold a forum on "Challenges of the 21st Century: Educating for a Culture of Peace."
On March 24, 2018, Nearly 70 women and men gathered at the Golden Lion Restaurant in Toronto for the 12th annual International Women's day Luncheon organized by WFWP Canada on the theme "Challenges and Opportunities in Achieving Gender Equality."
On the occasion of International Women's Day, WFWP Uruguay held an event with 200 participants on March 16, 2018 at the Victoria Plaza Hotel in Montevideo.
On March 10, 2018, WFWP Malaysia successfully organized the Students for Peace Leadership Conference in collaboration with the Student Representative Council of University Putra Malaysia (UPM), one of the top universities in Malaysia. The university also served as the venue for the event.
From March 14 to 19, 2018, the Russian children's ensemble, Angels of Peace, toured Warsaw, Poland to perform and participate in Bridge of Peace ceremonies with 400 participants.