The Time is Now: Re-commit to Peace

A shared statement by peacebuilding organizations International Day of Peace, 21 September 2020

Monday 21st of September marks International Day of Peace in 2020.

This year, FWCC, along with QUNO, along with over 170 peacebuilding organizations have signed a shared statement which calls on governments to continue to take the following steps:  

  • Mainstream peace in the response to COVID-19 
  • Prioritize inclusion in analysis and action 
  • Make space for building peace 
  • Reaffirm multilateralism and international norms as a safeguard for the most vulnerable

Take a look and the full International Day of Peace Statement.

For more information, read Quaker United Nations Office’s press release.