Observe a minute of silence at 12 noon
Help improve your community
Hold a concert at a hospital or elders' home
Collect food or clothing for people in need.
Plant a tree
Schedule an assembly with a peace theme, or hold a peace vigil
Hold a conflict resolution workshop
Create your own celebration
Gather ideas from Ben & Jerry's "50
Ways to Promote Peace."
Make or order a peace
pole for your school, park, or place of worship.
Play a recording of the
Bell at noon (requires
or ring bells for peace in your school or community
on 21 September.
Listen to peace songs. Play a recording of The
Day of Peace.
Visit the web sites of other organizations that
are planning events for the International Day
ENO Tree Planting Day 2005,
ENO-Environment Online is a virtual school for
environmental awareness and sustainable development
that connects 200 schools in 75 countries.We will
open our schoolyear 21 st of September 2005.
Start your school year with ENO by planting trees
on 21 September at 12 noon in your community.
The first trees will be planted in New Zealand.
Then, following the path of the Sun, new trees
will be planted in Asia, Europe, and Africa. The
“chain of trees” will be completed
in North and South America.
ENO states that trees are "a symbol for
the co-operation between schools around the world,
cultural diversity, tolerance and peace."
out more about how your school can participate
in this event.