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.
Horrible Things happen in the world This will break many people But what can one do One is too small and broken Will there be hope Pray for those who need the most help And hope they will become strong
— Isidora Papagiannakis
All Poems Submitted to the Contest