The Truce Foundation of the USA recognizes President Lee Hee-beom of the PyeongChang Organizing Committee of the Olympic Games at its 72d Session. It honors him with its Ekecheiria Award for those who contribute to peace into the next midterms. .
The Truce Foundation of the USA recognizes His Excellency Miroslav Lajcak, President of the UN General Assembly at its 72d Session, with its President's Award for those work toward peace among the countries of the world.
Our ceremony to honor Gangwon Province Governor Choi Moon-woon will occur at the PyeongChang Forum at its opening reception will host over 1000 key figures in sport, international affairs, politics, philanthropy, and civil society. Place: Hotel Intercontinental Parnas (Seoul). Time: 6PM - 7:30PM, exact award time is to be confirmed
"Peace-ability", a "poetorial" contributed to these Winter Olympic Games. A body of written, spoken & visual poetry in the spirit of trucefulness, deeper consciousness and inner & outer peacefulness. By Colin Goedecke, poet, poetorialist ~ and the Truce Foundation's poet laureate. Marked by a live dedication in Seoul on the eve of the PyeongChang Games, including a multimedia presentation to the PyeongChang Forum for the Earth & Its Citizens, of our anthem-poem "The Times of Truce," and poem-awards to designated Olympic Truce-Bearers, at our February 7th (2018) award ceremony.
We invite you to experience this unique poetorial of trucefulness and peacefulness in its wholeness online, "Peace-ability" at www.thepoetorialist.com/peaceability-for-the-pyeongchang-2018-winter-olympics/. Which you can engage in written, spoken, visual ~ and (selected) musical form.
"Sport as a Catalyst for Building Resilient and Prosperous Societies". Panel during the UN Commission for Social Development at its 56th Session. Event co-sponsored by Governments of Italy, Republic of Korea, and Monaco. see https://www.efdn.org/blog/news/inter-campus-panellist-un-event/
Reception in Honor of the Olympic Truce and the PyeongChang Organizing Committee of the Olympic Games
Hosted by the Mission of the Republic of Korea to the United Nations