Month: September 2010

World Harmony Run 2010 in Aotearoa New Zealand

The World Harmony Run is a global relay that seeks to promote international friendship and understanding. As a symbol of harmony, runners carry a flaming torch, passing it from hand to hand, travelling through over 100 nations around the globe. The World Harmony Run does not seek to raise money or highlight any political cause,… Read more »

Global Walk for Peace reaches Aotearoa New Zealand

  On August 18th, 2000, at 9am, Jean Béliveau left Montreal, Canada. His goal is to walk around the planet to promote “Peace and non-violence for the profit of the children of the world”. He is travelling alone with a three wheeled stroller to carry a bit of food, his clothing, a First Aid kit,… Read more »

Te Kura A Rito O Newton students win UN Photo Awards

Students from the Maori immersion class at Te Kura A Rito O Newton (Newton School) in Central Auckland have won major awards as part of a nationwide photographic competition held to celebrate the 2010 United Nations International Year of Biodiversity. Click here to go to another site to see all entries The competition is hosted… Read more »