Environment for Peace

Action for Peace #5

What was it About?

The event “Environment for Peace” which brought people from different ages, genders, backgrounds and nationalities together to work towards the same mission (Green Environment for Everybody) had four main goals:

  1. Improve participation in responding to environmental challenges
  2. Raise awareness for locals about current environmental issues at local and international level
  3. Promoting sustainable living in practice for local community
  4. Last but not least, promote Intercultural Understanding & Peace by bringing people from different backgrounds come and work together.

What happened?

On 7th July 2019, in conjunction with SCI Asian Platform Meeting, STEP Forward Exchange – together with SCI Asian Development Committee had successfully conducted the Environment for Peace Day in Vung Tau, Vietnam – An event in the framework of SCI ‘s 100 Actions for Peace Campaigns.

The event name “ Environment for Peace” which bringing people together to work towards the same mission: Green Environment for Everybody. Environment for Peace had 4 main aims:

(1) Improve participation in responding to environmental challenges
(2) Raise awareness for locals about current environmental issues at local and international level,
(3) Promote sustainable living in practice for local community
(4)Promote Intercultural Understanding & Peace by bringing people from different backgrounds and nationalities to share ideas with each other.

With these objectives, we proudly said that this Environment for Peace Day was the kick-off  event in Asia to celebrate SCI 2020’s 100 Actions for Peace.

PRACTICAL INFORMATION

Date: 7th of July, 2019

Location: Vung Tau City, Vietnam

Implemented by: STEP Forward Exchange, SCI Asian Development Committee, Chay Nhat

Email: adc-secretariat@sci.ngo, thu.stepforward@gmail.com

Website:  stepforwardex