The Poetry for Peace contest was held from 15 September until 14 October 2011. The winners were anounced at a ceremony at UN headquarters in New York.
Below is one of the contest entries.
I see a girl and she looked Scared and it makes me feel worried A boy with a swollen face How much pain he feeling How sad it makes me feel to See a woman's back burned To know that mean people didn't Care for others it brings me to tears
All Poems Submitted to the Contest