News about the World Peace Gardens Network
NEWS: NOVEMBER 2013
Our founder Jeffrey Gale has written to the ICPNA (International
Conference on Peace and Nonviolent Action) Theme: Towards a Nonviolent
Future:Seeking Realistic Models for Peaceful Co-existence and Sustainability,
to be held January 5th to 7th, 2014 in Jaipur, India.
(Click the small version
to read the letter full size.)
- We shall be adding a
Links section soon to this website; suggestions and requests
for links are welcome, and please feel free to link back to us.
- Also.planned soon
is a big update to our Membership listing. Anyone with a World
Garden please let us have your news and photographs. Our
listings re free - alternatively we can offer you one or more
on this site as a mini-website of your own, for a small charge
towards our costs.
DESIGNATING A PEACE
- As an alternative
to sending a hard copy by post, our "logo
poster" for Members
is now available in elecrtronic form at print resolution
may be a speedier and more convenient way of acquiring
the poster for any Members based in more-remote parts of
- ANY garden, from
a windowbox to a park, may be designated as a World Peace
- (We make a nominal
charge for the
hard copy and / or electronic versions of the poster to
cover costs and help fund this website - however we will waive
this fee if anyone is unable to afford it.)
next stage of the Network is to introduce the concept of
into Schools, Colleges, even Universities. The most urgent
need is to bring this concept into schools in Britain and
Many urbanised children are deprived of any opportunity to
help design and build a Peace Garden, or experiencing the
joy of seeing
something they have planted grow and flourish.
This alienation from
Nature as a source of all life can result in many psychological
problems for the young when true spiritual values evolving out of
this natural empathy are missing from their lives.
If you agree, why
not try to introduce the idea to your local school?
us to find out more >>>