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April 29, 2016
Bear Hugs Fundraiser - One Peaceful World: Empowering Youth Internationally to Work Locally  In partnership with Living Peace Achieving world peace can sometimes feel like a daunting task. It’s important to remember that even little acts of service can make a big difference. Fellow peace advocates, we present to you an opportunity to change the world, by bringing peace and comfort to children, one teddy bear at a time. “Bear Hugs” is a project that was originally started in 2004 with the...
March 25, 2016
GESS Education Awards celebrates success in the education sector and honors elite educators including teachers, schools and educational professionals, suppliers and distributors at a glittering award ceremony organized at the H Hotel in Dubai UAE. The awards highlighted and rewarded the quality and diversity of educational products, resources, services and people as well as the best educational establishments and the most dedicated members of the teaching profession. Simran Vedvyas, a senior at...
March 14, 2016
BY NICOLAE TANASE ON FEBRUARY 11, 2016 Nicolae Tanase: Dr. Meyerhof, what is the meaning of life? Nina Meyerhof: How simply boring would life be if we did not seek this answer? Life is a series of experiences which we create to learn all the magnificent lessons our inner self wishes to learn and at the same time participating with others in a process of conscious evolution for the sake of the greater whole. The meaning we give is our perception that allows us to appreciate all our...
February 29, 2016
Dr. Nina Meyerhof President of Children of the Earth, USA Education comes from the word educare…which means to draw forth or lead out. Education is a calling…a vocation of passion for individuals who care about our next generation and our collective future. Educators today are so often bogged down by the subjects they are teaching that they often forget they are builders of this most important future. The young people are not only inheritors of our past but are also our initiators into the...
February 24, 2016
Hello Fellow Youth Leaders and Peace builders, Children of the Earth Ghana and Apeadu Peace Center is hosting a 3 days conference in Aburi, Ghana from the 1st April to 6th April 2016. It is called One Peaceful Africa—Ghana Gathering 2016, and is the second of many upcoming One Peaceful Africa gatherings that we are holding across the African continent. It will be held at the Methodist Center Aburi, where we will host international guest who will be ordained chieftaincy by our Royal mother...
January 30, 2016
Nina has been invited to speak at the 13th ICIE Conference on Excellence in Education & Psychology: Creativity – Innovation – Latest Development in Research & Practices Rijeka - Croatia (May 18-21, 2016)     Peace Education – Nina Meyerhof The intent of raising awareness that youth throughout this world are realizing and are being called forth to reveal that there is a global consciousness attempting to arise in the hearts and minds of humanity. This consciousness is what is...
December 23, 2015
The Rann of Kutch in the Indian state of Gujarat is one of the most desolate and arid in the world. It’s a vast, barren land of salt marshes with very little vegetation and means of subsistence. This arid landscape is one of the major sources of salt not just for India but globally. Temperatures during the day soar to above 50 degrees Celsius (122 degrees Fahrenheit) while the nights are bitterly cold. These salt marshes are home to migrant labourers, called “Agarias” who toil in pitiful...
December 7, 2015
“In an echo of the ferocious debate that is gripping Europe about the fate of the millions of Syrians thrown from their country by civil war, Twin Falls, Idaho is grappling with the question of whether taking in a next generation of refugees from the Middle East is wise and safe.... Jennifer Thornquest is among those who have responded from the other side, arguing that Twin Falls should follow the teachings of Jesus and practice what she calls “radical hospitality.”   Jennifer (McCollum)...
The Torch of Hope sculpture in Mexico
December 6, 2015
Children’s Declaration of Peace  Newfane, Vermont 1990 In the name of love, unity and harmony, we, the children of the world, declare that now is the time for peace. As creators of a better tomorrow, we envision social and environmental equilibrium, individual and international cooperation, and the fulfillment of human potential as global goals. To achieve equilibrium, education must be available to all. This education should not only include academic, but also personal, moral,...

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