Quotes) HWPL Chairman ManHee Lee & Ms. NamHee Kim At the IWPG and IPYG Leaders’ Conference
The 1st Annual Commemoration of World Alliance of Religions’ Peace (WARP) Summit was inaugurated on Friday followed by the Women and Youth Leaders’ Conference for Development of an International Convention on the Cessation of War and Achievement of World Peace.
Over 200 IWPG and IPYG group representatives from all over the world gathered together to sign the statement to urge for the implementation of such a convention, demonstrating their eager support.
In order to save all youths from being victimized by war, women and youth participants promised to promote the peace movement and encourage the international community to support the convention on the cessation of war.
On September 18 2014, Heavenly Culture, World Peace, Restoration of Light (HWPL) provided a platform where numerous world leaders gathered at one place to sign a pledge in support of a draft for a ‘Proposal to Implement an International law for the Cessation of War and World Peace’.
Next is quotes Chairman of HWPL, ManHee Lee at the IWPG and IPYG Leaders’ Conference.
At the IWPG and IPYG Leaders’ Conference, Man Hee Lee, Chairman of HWPL , said, “Countless people have taken proactive steps in leading peace movements, however, unfortunately peace still remains as a far-reaching goal today. The reason for political and religious leaders, youth and women leaders to participate not only in the WARP Summit last year, but also today is to call on implementing an International Convention on the Cessation of War.”
“If the International Convention in which women and youth hold an important role in support of our society is ratified, we then should urge the United Nations to seek their actions through receiving signatures.”
This time quote Chairwoman of IWPG, NamHee Kim At the IWPG and IPYG Leaders’ Conference.
Nam Hee Kim, Chairwoman of the International Women’s Peace Group, said, “If we form the public opinion for the implementation of an International Convention on the Cessation of War and Achievement of World Peace, we shall have a power that is unstoppable neither by financial pressure nor political influence.” Emphasizing the role of women and youth for peace, she continued, “Let’s all become peace messengers, gather our hearts, and speak out for the implementation of an International Convention to be ratified.”
The Religious Leaders’ Conference took place after the Women and Youth Leaders’ Conference with over 60 prominent representatives of various faiths.
Day 2 of the Summit held on Saturday, featured the Plenary Session for the Development of the Convention on the Renunciation and Cessation of War and International Armed Conflicts to officially present the first draft to the entire world. At the Panel Discussion, ten world-renowned experts in the field of international law were appointed as HWPL’s International Law Peace Committee.