News about the World Peace Gardens Network
- 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 underway
is a big update to our Membership listing. Anyone with
a World Peace Garden please let us have your news
and photographs! Our listings are free - additionally,
if you wish, for a modest fee towards our costs, we can offer
you one or more whole pages on this site as a mini-website
of your own.
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.
(Click the letter
to read it full size.)
DESIGNATING A WORLD PEACE
- As an alternative
to sending a hard copy by post, our "logo
poster" for Members
is now available on request in electronic 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 the world.
a plant pot or a windowbox to a park or a forest, may
be designated as a World Peace Garden!
- more information
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 >>>