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.
you me, he and she they, us together we could build a wonderful peace if only I would dare to reach out first - hang on - there is one who took that risk once valid for ever him I want to follow
— Olf Thomas Krumm
All Poems Submitted to the Contest