2019 Theme: CLIMATE ACTION FOR PEACE
Each year the International Day of Peace is observed around the world
on 21 September. The United Nations General Assembly has declared
this as a day devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace, both
within and among all nations and peoples.
May Peace Prevail On Earth International
The International Day of Peace Student Observance
at the United Nations Headquarters, New York City
Peace Day celebrations will take place at the United Nations Headquarters on Friday, 20 September 2019, The Secretary-General will commence the celebration at 9:00am in the Peace Garden by ringing the Peace Bell and observing a minute of silence followed by a Student Observance from 9:30 a.m. till noon organized by the Education Outreach Section of the Department of Global Communications. Approximately 700 high school and college students will have an opportunity to interact with UN Messengers of Peace, along with youth participating via videoconference from the United Nations Mission in Kosovo (UNMIK).
The events will be live streamed at webtv.un.org.
11 Days of Global Unity
11 Days to Transform Your World
September 11 - 21, 2019
11 Ways to Transform Your World is a worldwide platform for
the promotion of peace, justice, sustainability and transformation
that annually includes as many as 700 associated events in over 60 countries around the world. It culminates on September 21st, the U.N. International Day of Peace, which itself is celebrated annually by as
many as 3,500 organizations in over 120 countries. Join in any of the
11 Campaigns for Change that call forth the values, spirit and service needed to move us towards a culture of peace and a world that
works for all.