Presentation of Exhibition devoted to UNTSO
two exhibitions, namely "55-Years of UNTSO" and "Young
Peacemakers as Successors of Experience of UN Peacekeepers", was
made by the team of young peacemakers during the winter camp session in
the suburbs of Moscow.
Dated: 12 January, 2003
Yuri Luzhkov and Young Peacemakers
In the end of December 2002 young peacemakers met with Mayor of
Moscow. The meeting took place at Novy Arbat, 36 where a group of
young peacemakers was invited to celebrate 15-th anniversary of Moscow
Council of Veterans of WW-2 and Veterans of Labour.
Dated: 5 January, 2003
Training Center has got Back its Historic Name
According to the Directive # 314/10/2838 issued by the General Staff
of Russian Armed Forces on the 30-th of October, 2002 the Training
Center of Russian Combined Arms Military Academy located in Solnechnogorsk
will get back its historic name "Vystrel". Starting from the
1-st of January 2003 and on it will be called Training Center "Vystrel".
Dated: 29 December, 2002
Head of the UN mission in Croatia, Argentinian Brigadier Rodolfo Mujica signed an agreement during a takeover ceremony on the Croatian southeast peninsula of Prevlaka, Sunday, Dec. 15, 2002. After signing a temporary agreement between Croatia and Yugoslavia, the U.N. peacekeeping mission started in 1992 has ended. Photographs of the event made by the correspondents of leading information agenciest were sent to Museum by Sergey Shashkov, UNMIBH.
Dated: 16 December, 2002
Certificates for Voluntary Peacemaking Activities
Delegations of over 40 secondary and high schools took part in the ceremony of closing the Decade of Goodwill Deeds at the Secondary School # 1948 (Russian-Chinese school in Moscow) December 10 at 15 00 hrs. During the ceremony they were awarded with Certificates for Voluntary Peacemaking Activities issued by the UN Information Center in Moscow and the Museum of Peacekeeping Operations. The schools located in the remoted regions of Russia, which took part in the Decade will get their certificates via Internet.
Dated: 11 December, 2002
Article of Force Commander on Peace Education of Children
Article on peace education of children written by Major General SZARAZ (Hungarian Army), Force Commander MINURSO was published in the 73-rd issue of "Voice of Peacemakers" (Russian version) and was distributed December 8, 2002 via e-mail to principals of Russian secondary schools, Russian NGOs, peacekeepers in UN and OSCE missions, peacekeeping veterans in Russia and in the Ukraine. The full text of the article may be obtained here.
Dated: 8 December, 2002
Memorial Medals for Schools of Peace
By decision of the International Association for Volunteer Efforts
(IAVE) a few Schools of Peace and NGOs of young peacemakers will
be awarded with the Memorial Medal devoted to the International Year
of Volunteers established by the General Assembly of the United Nations.
Dated: 29 November, 2002
Peacemaking Action "Decade of Goodwill Deeds"
48 Secondary and High schools located in the city of Moscow,
Moscow and Tumen regions and Republic of Altai will take part in the Decade
devoted to the International Day of Volunteers established by the
UN in 1985. The Decade to last December 1 to December 10, 2002 was
initiated by the Movement of Young Peacemakers and Schools of Peace
appeared in Russia as a result of realization of the projects
Dated: 25 November, 2002
|The Editorial Board|
V.V.Guerguel, Ph. D., Chief Researcher of the Moscow Institute
of Open Education, UN military observer (UNTSO 19731976), director of
the Museum of Peacekeeping Operations (editor of the bulletin).
I.I.Zaruba, head of the Russian preparatory course for UN military observers (Solnechnogorsk), UN military observer (MINURSO 19921994).
V.F.Zakharov, director of the Center for the International Educationak Programs, UN military observer (UNTSO 1976-1979).
A.I.Isaenko, UN military observer (UNTSO 19731976).
E.E.Komlyakov, deputy director of School # 1239 in Moscow, UN military observer (UNTSO 19801982).
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