Peace Projects: Rotarian Action Group for Peace

Be sure to check out all the great Peace Area of Focus projects on the Rotary Showcase.

The Nepal Women and Peace Global Grant (GG2098538)

Project Title The Nepal Women and Peace Global Grant (GG2098538) Project Description This global grant will train women’s rights leaders to develop advocacy, communications, and leadership skills, and build a network that enables them to

Sacred Dance for Peace

Project Title Sacred Dance for Peace Project Description Sacred Dance Meditations are used to foster peace, community, social and restorative justice. Because it accesses human spirit and connectivity, while reaching into the deepest longing for

Guatemala Documentary

Through interviews with indigenous Mayan and Ladino Guatemalans, artisans, religious leaders, historians, writers, US government and NGO workers, Guatemala will explore the tumultuous history of this Central American country.

SAVE ME Peace Project

Pollinators are essential to our daily life. Around the world, an estimated 80 percent of all flowering plant species and over one-third of our food is dependent upon or benefited by animal pollinators. Bees, birds, butterflies, beetles, bats, ladybugs and other insects, small mammals, and even reptiles that pollinate plants are responsible for bringing us one out of every three bites of food. They also sustain our ecosystems and produce our natural resources by helping plants reproduce.

Guest Speakers Bureau

Guest Speakers Bureau (an online resource serving area educators/students and civic organizations)     Project Title Guest Speakers Bureau (an online resource serving area educators/students and civic organizations) Project Description We have formed a school-focused

The Human Rights Pocketbook Project

The Human Rights Pocketbook Project provides an effective tool for Rotarians who care that links their historic legacy to their vision of action and peace, a caring economy, and ethical business.

Rotarian Youth Peace Leadership Initiative

The 21st century world calls for new forms of leadership. The Rotarian 10-4 Peace Team has identified peace leadership as a viable approach to the world's most pressing challenges. Rotary's youth network, including Rotaractors, Interactors, and Rotary Peace Fellows, can play a strategic role in Rotarian peace leadership.

2 for 2 Rotary Peace and Polio Challenge

World Peace Minutes Project, is annually done on Rotary’s World Peace and Understanding Day, 23rd Feb, at 12 Noon (GMT), when Rotarians along with invitees including Rotaractors and Interactors, united worldwide, practice a time synchronized 10 minutes of deep mindful silence, to bring peace unto ourselves thereby fostering World Peace, reaffirmed by taking a Peace Pledge.

Rural women in Colombia Hold the Key to Peace

Women are the main survivors in the Colombian conflict. Even in the most adverse circumstances they play a crucial role in their families' vital material and symbolic reconstruction. They are burdened with the pain of

Cyprus Friendship Program

The Cyprus Friendship Program (CFP) is an all-volunteer people-to-people program that focuses on fostering trust and understanding through interactions between Turkish and Greek-speaking Cypriots in Cyprus. CFP is not affiliated with any governmental, political, or

World Peace Conference 2017

A PEACE CONFERENCE FOR ALL. . .JOIN US!  The World Peace Conference 2017 will be held on March 31- April 1, 2017 at the Michigan League on the campus of the University of Michigan, Ann


Host Rotary Clubs in Colombia: 1- Bogotá Centenario, 2- Ibagué Ciudad Musical y 3- Armero Ibagué Site: Two vulnerable communities in Colombia: Soacha and Ibagué Why work in peace projects in Colombia? The eldest guerilla in

Centerpeace Foundation Community Project

The mission of Centerpeace is to help people live a higher quality, more peaceful life, by resolving conflict that begins within them and extends out into the world. Young adults will learn about healing that begins

Uganda: Protecting Youth from Election Violence

Uganda will hold presidential, parliamentary and local government elections in February 2016. In the run-up to these elections (particularly in the intra-political party primaries, violence has been reported. The country that 30 years ago emerged

World Wide Peace Bell Foundation

"VISION 2020"!  HELPING TO MAKE THE HUDSON RIVER VALLEY THE WORLDS FIRST "PEACE VALLEY" BY 2020. Join us in becoming peace by your words and actions. Join us in the ringing of the bells, planting


Every year, the PLUS EUROPE Conference becomes a meeting point for committed citizens who want to have their say and be heard in Europe. Debates and discussions oriented towards the consolidation of Europe are the protagonists of the event, in which the interaction among the participants is key.

Engaging Rotarians in Global Violence Prevention

The Rotarian Action Group for Peace hosted a globally-streamed event featuring Dr. Joseph G. Bock, Director of Graduate Studies at the Eck Institute for Global Health at the University of Notre Dame. Dr. Bock engaged with Rotarians from around the world about how Rotarians can become more involved in preventing conflict and promoting peace.

Painting for Peace Day September 21, 2013

Painting for Peace Day on Sept. 21, 2013 - To celebrate the UN International Day of Peace, students and exchange students from around the world will be painting pictures of peace on local business windows.

Rotarian Peace Photo Contest

The Rotarian Peace Photo Contest gives a global voice to what people around the world believe best reflects peace.

Rotary Global Essay Competition

The Rotary Global Essay Competition is a platform for the Rotary family to express themselves on a Global Canvas on range of subjects which will ultimately fulfill Rotary's objectives and make this world a better place to live.

Project Triumph

The goal of this project is to bring together 16 year-olds from different ethnic background to enhance tolerance, reduce prejudice and grow a young leadership that will spread the idea of peace in their respective communities.

Peace Walk

A Peace Walk in Lexingon, Kentucky to celebrate the International Day of Peace.


The United Nations International Day of Peace, September 21st, 2012, is a memorable day for the Rotary Club of Kitimat. Kitimat became an official Rotary Peace Community! As Kalyan Banerjee siad, "If each community – each Kitimat – will want and work for peace in our world, peace will surely become a reality."

World Peace Progress Chart

Interactive educational tool to help users learn more about the factors required for sustainable world peace.