Category Archives: Events and Youth Network Activities

MOVE For Democracy (September 2018)

Senior High School students and Mountaineering Club members of the Mindanao State University-Marawi conducted the #GenPeace Human Rights Playschool at the MSU-Golfcourse as part of the #EDHR #MOVEForDemocracy. #GenPeaceMarawi #MYPEACEBosesNgKabataan in partnership with Generation Peace Youth Network conducted a learning session on the Bangsamoro Organic Law as part of the #EDHR #MOVEForDemocracy. The activity was […]

MOVE for Democracy (August 2018)

#PASCRES facilitated a learning session with the group YOUTHS’ core leaders focusing on democracy and human rights held last August 22 at the Commission on Human Rights, Quezon City. This activity is in partnership with Generation Peace Youth Network as part of the #EDHR #MOVEForDemocracy. #GenPeace SSG officers, classroom presidents and club presidents of Bunawan […]

GenPeace Education on Democracy and Human Rights (EDHR) 2018

Generation Peace Youth Network (GenPeace) launched its Education  for  Democracy  and  Human  Rights  (EDHR) Program in partnership with the National Endowment for Democracy last May 8, 2018 in a back-to-back training in Richmonde Ortigas Hotel. Education for Democracy and Human Rights is a platform  to  gather  youth leaders to develop and equip them with skills […]

GenPeace Human Rights Playschool Game Kit

This GenPeace human rights education project is made possible through the Karapatan sa Malikhaing Paraan (KaSaMa) with support from the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Manila. GenPeace Human Rights Playschool provides basic education on the Universal Declaration on Human Rights (UDHR) as well as providing fun to young people while learning. The educational offering of GenPeace […]

Peace breaks out as the 22nd Waging Peace Conference Commences

by Raniel Ponteras   Quezon City–Peace advocates from all walks of life all over the Philippines gathered to keep the dream of lasting peace alive in the 22nd National Conference of Kilos Kapayapaan and Waging Peace (GPPAC) Philippines centering on the theme Beyond the Talking Tables – Re-Imagine! Build an Inclusive Peace! The two-day event, […]

Press Release: Peace Day 2012

PDF VERSION  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 21 SEPTEMBER contact: Nikki Delfin, Secretariat Coordinator, 09178946454/ Youth celebrate Peace and remember Martial Law Day Groups call for a just and sustainable peace nationwide   Quezon City, Philippines– Youth groups hold simultaneous peace initiatives nationwide on September 21. The date is infamously known as the declaration of PD 1081 […]

Media Kit

Click to download the Youth Media Guide/Toolkit KIT CONTENTS: I. Media Advisory II. Press Release III. Background Materials a.  What is Peace Day? b.  Why Support Peace in the Philippines? c.  Peace Day Ceasefire Call         Dear Youth Peace Advocates, This media kit provides us with some ideas, and information that can help […]

Localize the Peace Day: Resolution and Ordinance Templates

September 21 is the International Day of Peace. In the Philippines, the date also marks the commemoration of PD 1081 infamously known as the date when Martial Law was declared in 1972. Few people know about the Peace Day. It is, in fact, a UN General Assembly Resolution and is unanimously approved as a day […]

Peace Day 2012 Ceasefire Call

Therefore our call for peace is not just for the absence of war but further for the presence of “jobs and justice, food and freedom, land and liberation”. One of the lessons of our struggle against dictatorship is that a durable peace will be built only with the fullness of human rights and dignity. On September 21, a day of ceasefire will be a moment marking our common commitment to building a just and sustainable peace.