A Leap in Embracing Our Common Humanity

A Leap in Embracing Our Common Humanity The MH370 incident has undoubtedly broken the hearts of many. With the great deal of mystery that has surrounded the situation, confusion, fear and speculation cast a dark cloud of worry ​locally and internationally. Under the circumstances, however, I have been especially inspired by the spirit of Malaysian​s​…

Global Peace Foundation Supports World Interfaith Harmony Week 3-9 February, 2014

Recognizing the “imperative need for dialogue among different faiths and religions to enhance mutual understanding, harmony and cooperation among people,” the UN General Assembly adopted a resolution in 2010 designating the first week of February as World Interfaith Harmony Week. The Global Peace Foundation supports the United Nations in its efforts to engage the world’s…

Dr. Hyun Jin Moon, Founder of the Global Peace Foundation Address at Global Peace Convention 2013

Dr. Hyun Jin Moon, Chairman of the Global Peace Foundation calls for interfaith cooperation for peace at the Global Peace Convention 2013 themed “Unity in Diversity: Building Social Cohesion for Sustainable Peace Through Universal Aspirations, Principles, and Values” Your excellencies, honored guests, ladies and gentlemen, it is both an honor and a greatpleasure for me…

Keynote Speech Dr. Hyun Jin Moon

KEYNOTE SPEECH DR. HYUN JIN MOON The 5th Global Peace Convention “Unity in Diversity: Building Social Cohesion for Sustainable Peace Through Universal Aspirations, Principles, and Values”  Opening Plenary, Global Peace Convention 2013  Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia . December 6, 2013  Your excellencies, honored guests, ladies and gentlemen, it is both an honor and a great pleasure…

An Interview with Dr H. Marsudi Syuhud, General Secretary of Nahdlatul Ulama (NU): On Indonesia’s Diversity and Interfaith Experience

The Global Peace Festival (GPF) Malaysia recently interviewed with Dr. H. Marsudi Syuhud, fondly known as Pak Marsudi, on his view about Indonesia’s diversity and interfaith experience. He is currently the General Secretary of Nahdlatul Ulama (NU), the largest Muslim organisation in Indonesia, and is an influential force in Indonesia’s peaceful coexistence among its Muslim-majority,…

UNITY IN MY EYES

Do you ever encounter any personal problem with the Malays, Indians or Chinese? Perhaps because they are richer than you or doing better compare to you? Instead of working hard to improve your life’s condition or looking at the bigger picture of our complex socio-economy, it is more convenient to put the blame on the…