Invitation Message

We cordially invite you to the 2nd Annual Commemoration of September 18th World Alliance of Religions’ Peace (WARP) Summit.

For the cause of leaving peace as a legacy for future generations, Heavenly Culture, World Peace, Restoration of Light (HWPL) has worked towards the goal of cessation of war and world peace and actively been engaged in peace-building projects based on its main initiatives - endorsement of global legislation of peace through international cooperation, alliance of religions through interfaith dialogues, and spreading a culture of peace through youth and women’s worldwide activities.

This year, by courtesy of the international community with the widespread support from global leaders and citizens, HWPL is taking another great leap forward to realizing global peace. Former and incumbent heads of state, ministers and government officials, international law experts, religious leaders, the media, as well as representatives from civil society, academia, women and youth organizations will participate in the summit to discuss settling the environment of peace, transcending differences in nationality, ethnicity, religion, and culture.

Peace is the timeless, invaluable asset for the humanity that must be transmitted to the future generations. We are delighted to welcome you to the 2nd Annual Commemoration of September 18th WARP Summit. Your presence and support will make the event more meaningful.

Overview

Title 2nd Annual Commemoration of September 18th WARP Summit
Theme To advocate for the implementation of international law on the cessation of war and world peace
Date 17 September 2016 (SAT), 09:00-20:00 / 18 September (SUN), 14:00-20:00 / 19 September (MON), 10:00-20:00
Venue Seoul
Host Heavenly Culture, World Peace, Restoration of Light (HWPL)
Organizers International Peace Youth Group (IPYG) and International Women’s Peace Group (IWPG)
Sponsors Seoul Metropolitan Government

Program

Time Program Agenda
09:00 - 10:30
11:00 – 13:00
Session 1
Advocacy Forum for the Declaration of Peace and Cessation of War

• Plan of action for advocacy to intergovernmental organizations, governments, and the public
10:40 – 12:40 17:00 – 19:00 Session 2
International Religious Leaders Conference
• Role of religion as bridge-builder of world peace
• Establishment of consent on the direction of interfaith dialogues based on religious scriptures
• Development plan of interfaith dialogues in WARP offices
13:30 – 17:30 Session 3
The 4th HWPL International Law Peace Committee Meeting
– Group I, II
• Development and adoption of the Declaration of Peace and Cessation of War
• Comprehensive understanding and approaches to the DPCW pertaining to peace movement
– democracy, human rights, education, culture and religion
• Action plan(s) based on common ground of understanding and practicality of the DPCW to create tangible results at a national level
• International cooperation and development plan to create peacebuilding environment at local levels
14:30 – 16:00 Session 4
Press Conference for the 2nd Annual Commemoration of the September 18th WARP Summit
• Public statement on the Summit by HWPL
• Report on global support for the DPCW and its future development and adoption plans
19:00 – 21:00 Session 5
Media Forum for Advocacy of the Declaration of Peace and Cessation of War
• Media attention to global peace movement by HWPL for establishment of legislation of peace
Time Commemorative Event
14:00 – 20:00 2nd Annual Commemoration of September 18th WARP Summit
Time Program Agenda
10:00 – 12:30 Session 6
Conference for the Implementation of the Declaration of Peace and Cessation of War
• Legitimacy of advocating the DPCW in relation to achievement of world peace
14:00 – 15:40 Session 7
2016 IWPG Network Forum
• Role of 3.6 billion women for cessation of war and achievement of world peace
• Building the IWPG network and cooperation for development of peace activities and advocacy of the DPCW
 • Foundation of the IWPG Peace Committee