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2 October 2009

The World March has started!! Can you all believe it?

After nearly 2 years of planning, hours and hours of work, countless meetings, lots of sweat and several nights of little sleep the World March for Peace and Nonviolence has finally started.  Hurrah!!

Today at 9:30am in Wellington by the statue of Gandhi we launched the World March with a joyful event with speakers and ceremonies [...]

30 September 2009

The March and the Moriori people – an experience in the Chatham Islands

Yesterday we arrived on the main island in the Chathams, Rekohu, which literally means the ‘Sun through the mist’.  The base team together with another 30 or so invited guests were met by the grandson of the last supposedly “pure” Moriori, our host, a great guy called Maui Solomon and his lovely wife Susan at Wellington airport.  [...]

28 September 2009

The Maori endorse the World March

An excellent start for the Base Team! More than 250 people came to greet the International Team of the World March in the heart of Auckland, headed by their spokesperson Rafael de la Rubia, team coordinator, Marco Inglessis and members from 4 continents. They were gathered in the heart of Auckland in the presence of [...]

27 September 2009

Auckland: Peace and Non-Violence heritage walk

all photos are copyright by Nastassja Downey