On June 6th, Global Peace Foundation(Chairman Dr. Hyun Jin Preston Moon, GPF) is selected as a Special Consultative Status at the Coordination and Management Meeting of UN-ECOSOC.
GPF was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in Washington, D.C., USA and is active in 23 countries worldwide. GPF focuses on building the paradigm of realizing the world peace based on the universal principles and values of mankind that established the vision of 'One Family under God' and the foundation of religion and culture.
As major activities, in 2009, GPF formed Mindanao Peace Initiative (MINPI) in order to solve the problem of Mindanao, a Filipino religious dispute area. In Kenya, Africa, it contributed to resolving the conflict among tribes through youth personality and practical education.
GPF awarded a Certificate of Commendation from the UN for this achievement. In Nigeria, which is divided into Islam and Protestantism, the 'One Family under God' campaign is being promoted at the national level as part of the resolution of religious disputes of Boko Haram.
In 2018, together with the Ugandan government, GPF promoted leadership building based on moral principled values for the everlasting development of the East African Economic Community.
In 2013, GPF created the "Latin America Presidential Mission Initiative," in which 21 former Latin American presidents are participating, to promote the establishment of a platform for the self-reflection of populism and the development of balanced Latin America that block the development of Latin American country.
In Malaysia, GPF continued to promote exchanges among leaders from Korea and Malaysia about "Unity in Diversity" and awarded national medals from the office of the prime minister of Malaysia.
In Korea, GPF presents "Korean Dream" as a vision of a unified Korea, conducts historical and cultural tour education for Koreans and defectors, and contributes "realizing a unified new country that contributes to the world peace" activities such as One K Global Campaign with about 950 civil society organizations.
GPF, which was selected as a Special Consultative Status at UN-ECOSOC, also has been working as a UN DPI cooperative NGO since 2016.