Tag: United Nations

July 19, 2019

Weekend for the Environment

For the 21st year, Ecology-Spirituality enthusiasts met at St. Gabriel’s Passionist Monastery in Clarks Summit, PA. Ten Grey Nuns of…


June 12, 2019

Join the #Together Campaign

Every June, human rights and faith organizations join together to mark Torture Awareness Month. The United Nations declared June 26th…


October 25, 2018

Disarmament Week

Photo above: AK-47’s and SPLA uniforms are burned at the launch of DDR program in Juba. UN Photo/Tim McKulka UN Disarmament…


November 3, 2017

Pray for our Climate

We are happy to share the following with you from our friends at Global Catholic Climate Movement. Something is happening…


September 21, 2017

International Day of Peace

September 21 is the International Day of Peace.The U. N. General Assembly has declared this as a day devoted to…


November 28, 2016

Protect Vulnerable Communities from Financial Crisis

Please consider signing this petition by clicking on any of the green sections of the message below. Grey Nuns of the…


November 12, 2015

UN Climate Change Conference

The UN Climate Change Conference takes place in Paris, France from November 30 to December 11, 2015. According to the organizing…


January 8, 2015

Human Trafficking Awareness Day- January 11

This Sunday, January 11, is National Human Trafficking Awareness Day-a day dedicated to raising concern about sexual slavery and labor…


November 3, 2014

United Nations Day- a dream of peace

Friday October 24 was United Nations Day.   I was not yet walking or talking when the United Nations Charter was…


September 22, 2014

International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons

The UN General Assembly has designated  September 26 as the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons. This Day provides an…


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