100 Day Countdown to the International Day of Peace
The start of the 100-Day Countdown to the United Nations International Day of Peace will serve as an early launch to the 2014 Summer of Peace on the Shift Network. A special guest from the United Nations will join peace leaders to discuss the value of a day when the world focuses together on peace, and international callers will be invited to share their exciting plans for September 21st.
Matt Guynn is program director for Nonviolent Social Change at On Earth Peace, which helps individuals, congregations, communities and other groups grow in peace through powerful programs of training and accompaniment. Their professional staff and network of experienced volunteers provide skills, support and spiritual foundations for overcoming violence with the power of love. While grounded in their faith tradition, they work with schools, churches, community organizations, businesses, government agencies and others.