2017 global Peace Day theme: "Together for Peace: Respect, Safety and Dignity for All." United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres: “Discrimination diminishes us all. Together, let us stand up against bigotry and for human rights. Together, let us build bridges. Together, let us transform fear into hope.” #jointogether LEARN MORE
WHAT CAN YOU DO?
Peace Day Philly is the Philadelphia region initiative for the International Day of Peace, September 21. We invite individuals, communities, organizations and civic leaders to use this powerful global platform to build peace on personal, local and global levels. Participate in a way that's meaningful for you / your organization! LEARN MORE
From education to the arts, social justice to sports, health to the environment, neighborhood issues to service for others, there are many ways to participate in Peace Day Philly! We invite you to create a public or private activity related to peace, help to spread the word about Peace Day and/or attend an event Sept. 17 - Sept. 23. LEARN MORE