Eighth Fair of Nonviolent Initiatives was held in Quito

28.10.2019 - Quito - Redacción Ecuador

This post is also available in: Spanish, French, Italian

Eighth Fair of Nonviolent Initiatives was held in Quito
Dibijo de la actividad "Una nota por la No Violencia" realizado por La Comunidad para el desarrollo humano.

In the framework of Nonviolent October, this morning and afternoon was held in Cumandá Parque Urbano, in the city of Quito, the 8th Fair of Nonviolent Initiatives.

Hundreds of people visited stands and participated in recreational activities, sensory, with pets, brain gymnastics, among others that were registered in this fair that already constitutes a reference of activities and initiatives for nonviolence, non-discrimination and inclusion.

Nonviolent Octubre  and the Fair of Nonviolent Initiatives -especially- seeks to make visible the existing initiatives in the city and in the country, around nonviolence and, at the same time, to sensitize more and more broad layers of the population about the importance of working in a nonviolent perspective.

It should be noted that in 2019, October for Peace and Nonviolence has the strong support of the Metropolitan District of Quito, whose full Council approved Resolution No. C 067 – 2019 which declares October as the “Month of Nonviolence in the Metropolitan District of Quito” and resolves that the Metropolitan District of Quito “fosters a culture of peace in diversity, free from violence and discrimination”.

As an antecedent it is pointed out that in June 2007 the General Assembly of the United Nations, in Resolution 61/271, declares October 2 as the International Day of Nonviolence.  With these two brief antecedents, the humanist organizations that converge in the Nonviolent Space carry out every year, since a decade ago, the October for Peace and Nonviolence action.

Categories: Culture and Media, Diversity, Economics, Education, Gender and Feminisms, Human Rights, Humanism and Spirituality, Nonviolence, Peace and Disarmament, Politics, Science and Technology, South America, Youth issues


Enter your e-mail address to subscribe to our daily news service.


Training Pressenza

Documentaries Catalogue

Every Sunday

Culture and Arts Notebook

In Mobilization For Assange!

In The Zone Podcast

International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons

International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons


xpornplease pornjk porncuze porn800 porn600 tube300 tube100 watchfreepornsex

Except where otherwise note, content on this site is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International license.