With peace and respect for life as its core values, HWPL transcends culture, religion, ideology, and other boundaries to achieve peaceful harmony in the global society.
HWPL is committed to bringing world peace and cessation of war through the establishment of an enforceable law compatible with the Declaration of Peace and Cessation of War(DPCW) and the World Alliance of Religions’ Peace(WARP) offices.
Women and youth involved with HWPL’s peace initiatives play a significant role in both peace building and conflict resolution in their respective communities as active proponents of peace.
HWPL is committed to bringing world peace and cessation of war
Our essential objectives for achieving peace are manifested in the Declaration of Peace and Cessation of War(DPCW), which aims to eradicate the structural causes of violent conflicts
HWPL’s interfaith peace communication solely promotes the alliance of religions through discussions based on scriptures to prevent conflicts caused by misunderstandings.
Women and youth who unite together as one to voice their right to continue to carry out substantial coordinated activities in actualization of HWPL’s peace initiatives.
The Legislate Peace Campaign is a global peace advocacy campaign for HWPL’s Law for Peace Initiative.
Currently, over 200 WARP offices are operating around the world to find the best solution to peace through religious texts.
Since 2013, in major cities around the world, peace walks and campaigns to spread a sustainable culture of peace occur every year with various themes and programs.
117 schools voluntarily became HWPL Peace Academies and agreed to design programs and courses to enhance the peacemaking capacities of students in all grades.
-Heavenly Culture, World Peace, Restoration of Light (HWPL) was founded under the leadership of Chairman Lee and its Headquarters was registered as a non-governmental organization in Seoul Metropolitan City.
-The Declaration of World Peace was proclaimed at the World Peace Gate in Seoul Olympic Park
-The World Alliance of Religions’ Peace (WARP) Summit was attended by 200,000 leaders and citizens from 130 countries of the world to endorse the global legislation of peace through international cooperation.
-The Mindanao Peace Agreement was signed in Mindanao, Philippines.
-HWPL was registered under the United Nations Department of Public Information (UN DPI).
-The HWPL International Law Peace Committee was established at the 1st Annual Commemoration of the WARP Summit.
-The Declaration of Peace and Cessation of War (DPCW) was proclaimed on 14 March.
-The 4th Annual Commemoration of the Declaration of World Peace & Peace Walk was held in 85 cities across 44 countries worldwide.
-The 3rd Annual Commemoration of the WARP Summit will be held in September 2017.
Since its foundation in 2013, HWPL has grown exponentially in terms of both supporters and influence worldwide. With peace as its core value, HWPL has operated a number of campaigns and events across the globe to unite individuals from all sectors and levels within society. Within only a few short years, HWPL has partnered with citizens and organizations from over a hundred countries in order to advocate peace on an international scale, particularly through the advocacy campaigns for an international law based on the Declaration of Peace and Cessation of War(DPCW). Through the hosting of annual events, such as the World Alliance of Religion’ Peace(WARP) Summit and the Peace Walks commemorating the Declaration of World Peace, HWPL continues to gather additional support from individuals, civil society actors, national leaders, religious leaders, and others under the common goal of a world free of war and conflict. As more people are being awakened to this era of peace, the light of peace has continually brightened and spread like the first glimmers of dawn transforming into the full light of day. When the world unites with a single heart for peace under the values of heavenly culture that transcend divisive boundaries between communities, the flower of peace will soon bloom and peace will be left as a legacy to future generations.
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