United Nations & Commonwealth London Rotarian Peace Envoys
This is a District 1130 Peace Committee comprising four members of the Rotary Club of Westminster West who are past or present officials of the UN and the Commonwealth. Members from other Clubs were recently inducted after a 2 day Peace Building Workshop.
The United Nations & Commonwealth London Rotarian Peace Envoy Committee was launched in the Houses of Parliament in London on 4th March 2019.
This is a District 1130 Peace Committee and is believed to be the only stand alone Peace Committee in Rotary in Britain and Ireland (Rotary GB&I).
New Rotarians were recently inducted as Peace Envoys after they completed two workshops on Peace Building and Conflict Prevention. The workshops were held on 31st October 2019 and 7th November 2019.
The outputs from the workshops include : 1). A Peace Building Toolkit; 2). A District 1130 Strategic Peace Plan for 2019-20; 30). A proposal to set up a Rotary Peace Park in the Ukraine; and 4). The induction of 15 new Peace Envoys.