On 6th April, Cairo was the venue of the sixth edition of the "Living Peace Festival". The event was held to present the results obtained thus far by the international project for education for peace which involves 25,000 youngsters from 200 schools in 103 countries of the world.
Representing New Humanity - event partner - were Mrs Cecilia Landucci and Mr Roberto Borri, Education Commission directors of the Umanità Nuova Movement.
On 21st March, Room XXIV of the Palais des Nations hosted the seminar entitled "International System of Human Rights – Role of Holy See and Catholic inspired NGOs at the UN". Organized by the New Humanity in Geneva delegation and by the Forum of Catholic-inspired NGOs, the event enjoyed the participation of 60 young students from all over the world and members of New Humanity.
These days are the last for the Let's Bridge Project, promoted by New Humanity and co-funded by the European Union as part of the Youth in Action Programme. From 2012 to 2014 it has involved nearly 2,000 youngsters, including 500 from disadvantaged backgrounds - through Youth Initiatives, Exchanges and Seminars – familiarizing them with the values of a common Europe and establishing a stable European-wide network.
On 20th March 2014 the city of Rome host to the conference "Chiara and the religions: together towards unity in the human family". Remembering her six years on from her death, over 500 participants from 32 nations around the world, representing 8 religions, wished to provide joint testimony of the dialogue opened by the charisma in unity of Chiara Lubich, founder of the Focolari Movement and prominent figure in the present-day reality of interfaith dialogue. The event was preceded by a three-day seminar which saw the participation of 250 people from 25 countries.
Some videos of the event
From 17th to 21st February 2014 the Brazilian city of São Paulo hosted the seminar "For a radical change in Latin America". The event was held at the University of São Paulo, the Megapolo Brasilero de São Paulo and the Mariapoli Ginetta. It was organized by the Civitas Association, the Latin American face of the Political Movement for Unity which shares New Humanity's values in the area of politics.