In the occasion of the 64th UN International Day of Human Rights - 10th December - UNIRedes launched its "Action Plan for a more Fraternal and Cohesive World."The Manifesto has been signed by all the 50 Associations from 12 Countries of Latin America and Carribean which are part of this network and share the same engagement into the promotion of a new culture of fraternity. Many of these association collaborate with New Humanity and share the same aims and values.
The most important 2014 event which has been organised this year by the Forum of Catholic Inspired NGOs in Geneva (CINGO) took place on 24th November to the Palais des Nations.
Jorge M. Dias Ferreira, the main representative of New Humanity in Geneva, took part to the event. He moderated a Panel about the good acting practices in the field of the event.
On 30th October last, in the Library of the Palais des Nations in Geneva, the conference "Hope or Utopia? The Civilization of Love" took place. The event marked the celebration of the figure of Pope Paul VI at the UN, through the presentation of the book "The civilization of love according to Paul VI" and the participation of important authorities and academics. Also present was Dr. Jorge M. Dias Ferreira, chief representative of New Humanity in Geneva, who, on behalf of his NGO, gave the closing speech.
Living Peace is the path of Peace Education of New Humanity and El Rowad American College (Egyt). It involves children and teens from 5 to 18 years old, with the primary purpose to cooperate together to construct a "network" of peace in the world.
Dead line for inscribing your class, community, family, institution, or association is November 15, 2014 (on the official website of the Project).
General Presentation of the Project
A booklet for Peace Education
On 18th September 2014, a Discussion on “The Child and Religion” was held at the International Bureau of Education in Geneva. The event also saw the participation of Dr. Jorge M. Dias Ferreira, chief representative of New Humanity in Geneva, with a speech entitled: “The objectives of education in the Convention on the Rights of the Child: a pedagogical view”.
Download the speech: Les buts de l'éducation dans la Convention des droits de l'enfant: un regard pédagogique (French)