Hosteling International USA, United Nations Association Portland, the Jubitz Family Foundation’s War Prevention Initiative, the Rotarian Action Group for Peace, and the Greater Portland Sustainability Education Network (GPSEN) are co-hosting this year’s
International Day of Peace
Saturday, September 21
2:00 – 6:00
Hosteling International Portland Hawthorne
3031 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, Oregon 97214
This year’s International Day of Peace educational and cultural event will focus on the UN’s international theme: Climate Action for Peace, including a:
** Facilitated panel discussion identifying linkages between climate change and global peace and security issues
** Cultural dance and procession with a peace dove designed by Jane Goodall
** Peace pole dedication by the CEO of Hosteling International
** Rangoli art and language lesson
** Reception featuring local food and wine
** Small-group discussions, tabling by local organizations, and networking opportunities
We are excited about the opportunity to collaborate on this important topic and hope that you will join us.
Please RSVP on our Facebook Event page, so we can get an accurate count for our reception.