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.
Pease, we ask Our hands open Raised To caress The fine grains of life Those that Cannot see But we are sure For their existence And trying Catch them Romantic followers Of the supreme gift To remain humans But... Our hands Are not made Only to receive...
— Konstantinos Sventzouris
All Poems Submitted to the Contest