Peace Building

• Celebrating International Peace Day

Joy Foundation organizes programs in different schools and with the youth groups on Peace Day. Children from different schools and the youth group cooperates with the Joy Foundation staff and promote peace through their speeches, poems, dramas, songs, various acts and comedy acts on peace. At the end of the program peace messages are given by the guests and the Director Joy Foundation and all the children are appreciated for their hard work.

• Poster Competition on Peace Day

Joy Foundation organizes poster competition on peace day in which posters are prepared by the children from different schools. Joy Foundation staff goes to each school and collects the posters. After the collection, the posters are exhibited in a hall where the judges decide the prize winners and prizes are distributed. A participation certificate is also provided to each participant. This competition is organized to see what views and thoughts about peace do the children have, how do they understand peace and spread its message through their drawings.

• Awareness Raising Programs on Peace Day

Peace Days exists for all persons who believe in the culture of peace and compassion, and who reject stereotypes, discrimination, exclusion, prejudice or clichés related to race, Gender, culture, religion, physical or intellectual disabilities, etc. Awareness raising programs on peace day are organized to promote awareness about peace, encourage them to participate in the peace day events and tell them that Peace day is a powerful day to communicate and learn more about the situations of peace and non-violence in our surroundings.