INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY AT PARIHAKAPEACE WALK PHOTOS 2013PEACE WALK PHOTOS 2017

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY AT PARIHAKA

8TH MARCH – PARIHAKA

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PEACE WALK PHOTOS 2013

Check out the photos of the Peace Walk 2013 held in Wellington, New Zealand

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PEACE WALK PHOTOS 2017

Check out the photos of the Peace Walk 2017 held in Wellington, New Zealand

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Welcome to the Official Website of Women Walk and Work for Peace

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Women Walk and Work for Peace

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In 2010 during the Death and Diversity project at the Wellington City and Sea sponsored by the Police, the mortuary association and the Human Rights Commission, different ethnic groups in Wellington worked together for 8 months to put on an exhibit and a live play about the rituals of different religions and cultures when someone […]

Our Supporters

Through the years, we have been supported and trusted by numerous individuals, organisations and groups.  Check them all out here!   Individuals Rt. Hon. Helen Clark Mayor Justin Lester Dame Fiona Kidman Rt. Hon. Jacinda Ardern Hon. Nikki Kaye Ra Savage Kennedy Graham Alyn Ware Sir Jon Trimmer and Lady Trimmer Celia Wade-Brown Joy Cowley […]

Volunteer For Us

We need marshals, photographers, and other volunteers on the day of the walk and other related events.  Contact us for more details on how to participate.  Thanks!

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Website: http://www.www4peace.org.nz Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/WWW4Peace/ Email: organisers@www4peace.org.nz  

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International Women’s Day at Parihaka

International Women’s Day at Parihaka with speakers and performers. We had healers of light energy, a speaker who worked in Libya on conflict resolution, Voice Arts and the college girls from East Wellington, Maori Dancing, poi making, weaving, healing, sharing and meals cooked by five French guys. Even a movie to end the day in […]

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International Women’s Peace Walk | Parihaka

You are all invited! This year, we are bringing the Peace Walk to Parihaka. Come and join us to the International Women’s Peace Walk on 8th March, at Parihaka.  Speakers will be Marama Davidson and Te Inaaha Urutahi Maata Wharehoka Stephanie Mines Roxanne Casemayou. See you there!      International Women’s Peace Walk 8 March Parihaka WOMEN […]

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Peace Walk Photos 2017 (Wellington)

This year, the Women Walk and Work for Peace (www4peace) group has celebrated it’s 6th International Women’s Day Event in Wellington on March 8, 2017 with two significant events – a Peace Walk at noon from the Beehive grounds to Civic Square and later that afternoon at Te Papa, a new play exploring peace from the […]

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Message from Mayor Justin Lester

  “All of us have a moral responsibility to be brave and to stand up to hate, to intolerance, to injustice.  The Women’s Walk for Peace is an opportunity for us to do that.  There are so many voices promoting division and intolerance today in the world.  We must create spaces where everyone is welcome, where […]

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Message from the Rt. Hon. Helen Clark

I am delighted to see this initiative taking place in Wellington marking the UN International Day for Women and I am honoured to endorse such an initiative. New Zealand has a proud history of producing outstanding women who have stood up for social justice, peace and the advancement of women in every field.  Today is […]

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Mar
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VIDEO: We Are Women (A Montage to Celebrate Women)

This is a video montage prepared by the Wellington Women Walk For Peace organizers for the International Women’s Day Peace Celebration at Te Papa, 8th March 2013 Official Website: http://www.www4peace.org.nz 

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Peace by Belinda Liu

Sisters, We walk for Peace For our children and our children’s children’s children For scrubbing the anger out of our hearts So we can wave a white flag A flag of Humanity , Clean of blood Clean of fear Clean of division. Our men have written our history of war Created our weapons of death […]

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Peace Walk Photos 2013 (Wellington)

International Women’s Day was celebrated by the Wellington Women Walk for Peace (www4peace) this year through a Peace Walk from the Parliament to Civic Square stopping along the Peace Memorials at the Parliament, and then a Peace Celebration silent auction held at Te Papa in the evening. The Events are: 1. Assembly at Parliament by […]

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Message for UN International Day for Women by Mairead Corrigan Maguire and Alyn Ware

We celebrate with you International Women’s Day –  a day established by the United Nations to promote the active participation and equality of women, to end violence against women and children, and to acknowledge the contribution women make to peace in the home, community and internationally. This is a day for women and men to […]

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PRESS RELEASE: Women March for Equality 2013

Women march for equality, human rights and peace on International Women’s Day  “Show New Zealand that Wellington is a Peace city and committed to recognising the contributions women make towards society by joining in our walk or attending our Peace Celebration at Te Papa this Friday”, this is the call from a group of young […]

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