South America

09.06.2009

President of Uruguay: “Peace is everyone’s right”

Tabaré Vazquez is the fifth Latin-American President to promote the campaign of the World March for Peace and Nonviolence, following his peers in Chile, Bolivia, Ecuador and Argentina. »

03.06.2009

Rafael Correa offers his unconditional support to the international world peace campaign

A few days after endorsing the World March for Peace and Nonviolence, Ecuador’s president, Rafael Correa, informs the whole country of his decision to support the initiative for nuclear disarmament. »

28.05.2009

The Colombian Congress endorses the World March

According to Senate sources in Bogota, today Congress endorsed the World March. »

22.05.2009

President Rafael Correa to resolutely promote Nonviolence

In a 50 minute audience, today at 5pm, the President of Ecuador, economist Rafael Correa, spoke with much joy and fraternity to Rafael de la Rubia and Tomas Hirsch, to express his resolute commitment to the World March for Peace and Nonviolence. »

15.05.2009

“What cause could be more important than peace”

The President of Bolivia, Evo Morales, formalized his endorsement of the World March for Peace and Nonviolence in a meeting that took place with the Latin American spokesperson for Humanism, Tomas Hirsch. »

14.05.2009

Evo Morales makes the World March for Peace and Nonviolence his own

In an important gesture, Evo Morales met today in the Government Palace in La Paz with the Latin American coordinator of the World March for Peace and Nonviolence, Tomas Hirsch, to express his endorsement of the initiative. »

06.05.2009

Carlos Valderrama Endorses the World March for Peace and Nonviolence, “We want to generate a global consciousness against every form of violence”

Colombian soccer play, Carlos (The Kid) Valderrama, has endorsed the World March for Peace and Nonviolence inspiring others to participate in his nationally televised video spot asking for the end of wars and for complete nuclear disarmament. »

04.05.2009

Douglas Tompkins endorses WM

"The acceleration of everyday life, the growth of arms technology and the over-development of the global economy with ensuing global climate change among many other issues has left the world in a far more precarious place than ever in the history of civilization". »

04.05.2009

Nuclear Disarmament Back on the Agenda

IPS - Over the last few days, the Chilean capital has hosted two very different activities that, however, had a common objective: promoting global nuclear non-proliferation and disarmament. »

28.04.2009

Youth Organizations Take Action for Peace

Under the slogan “The future is on its way” hundreds of young people took part in a demonstration in the town center of Buenos Aires to support the Worldwide March for Peace and Non Violence. »

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