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• World Week for Peace in Palestine Israel 2017 (WWPPI): September 17-24, 2017; worldwide
• Choose Hope 2017 – from Millennial Voices for Peace (MVP) and Churches for Middle East Peace (CMEP): November 12-14, 2017; Washington D.C.
2017 World Week for Peace in Palestine Israel
Palestine Israel Ecumenical Forum (PIEF) of the World Council of Churches invites member churches, faith-based communities, and civil society organizations around the world to join together for a week of advocacy and action in support of an end to the illegal occupation of Palestine and a just peace for all in Palestine and Israel. Congregations and individuals around the globe who share the hope of justice shall unite during the week to take peaceful actions, together, to create a common international public witness.
This annual observance of a week of prayer, education, and advocacy calls participants to work for an end to the illegal occupation of Palestine, so that Palestinians and Israelis can finally live in peace.
Find information and many resources at: http://pief.oikoumene.org/en/world-week-for-peace/
Choose Hope 2017
Be Educated. Lead Advocacy. Choose Hope.
November 12-14, 2017 • Washington D.C.
Co-sponsored by Millennial Voices for Peace (MVP) and Churches for Middle East Peace (CMEP), the Choose Hope 2017 Advocacy Summit provides a holistic space for millennials – including, college, seminary and graduate students as well as young professionals- who wish to engage in a national campaign for peace and justice in the Holy Land.
Join us at Choose Hope 2017 as we create a dialogue and space for hearing stories of hope and inspiration. Learn how to advocate for peace and justice with your representatives. Add your voice to this movement for a lasting peace, justice, and equality for all in the Holy Land.
Millennial Voices for Peace is a movement of young Christians in their 20s and 30s dedicated to designing and implementing a national campaign for peace and justice in the Holy Land. Through this summit, you will be equipped to use your individual, creative voice to work for the collective mission of peace and justice for all Israelis and Palestinians.
Together, may we Choose Hope. Join the conversation!
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