I meditate, because I believe that we have to have inner peace first before we encourage others to have peace. As I travel, I carry little cards with me and give them to different people I meet. I hope they will be inspired by messages on the cards and start to build peace from within.
Etre Volontaire pour les élections, c'est participer à la consolidation de la paix et de la démocratie.
Mon nom est Roland HOUNLIHO.Du 15 Mars 2010 au 30 juin 2011, j’ai été volontaire des Nations Unies au Bénin, plus précisément dans la commune d’Agbangnizoun, dans le département du Zou.
J’étais le point focal suivi-évaluation du projet d’appui à la réalisation de la LEPI (PAREL), un projet du programme des Nations Unies pour le Développement -Bénin. La LEPI est la Liste Electorale Permanente Informatisée.
Ma mission en tant que volontaire était d’apporter un appui logistique, managérial, et technique aux différents démembrements des structures en charge de la réalisation de la dite liste.
Ce fut une expérience riche et émouvante car au-delà des situations difficiles de terrain, j’ai contribué à la promotion de la gouvernance démocratique et par ricochet à la paix.
Ces situations difficiles vécues sont : Parcourir de longues distances à pieds, emprunter des pistes rurales très enclavées, travailler sous une forte pression à cause de l’urgence et de la sensibilité des questions électorales, se lever à 07H du matin sans savoir l’heure à laquelle se coucher et travailler tous les jours, gérer les pénuries de stocks, gérer les antagonistes des différents acteurs et les conflits de positionnement des agents, difficulté à trouver d’agents qualifiés dans les zones éloignées, la non couverture téléphonique de certaines zones de travail, la non disponibilité de locaux de travail, et travailler sous les arbres tous les jours etc.......... C’était passionant. Roland Malonwo G. HOUNLIHO
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I started to work as volunteer in 2004 and 2005 by providing legal aid to those who can not afford to hire a licensed lawyer. even though at that time I was at graduating class, I still fondly remember those people who I met at that time.
Ici, nous demandons aux Nations Unies de voir le probleme politique de la RDC, il n'y a pas de justice, le peuple a choisi aux elections et les medias ont parle et le resultat des elections est connu mais l'epreuve de force s'impose sur terrain pourquoi? et alors pourquoi il y a eu election. Nous vivons un siecle de droit et de liberte! Que la justice soit faite en RDC sur le choix du President de la Republique.
Peace and Justice is something that any community would want to acheive. It is something that i would like to see in my community. I want to feel safe and free when I walk any time of the day. I would like to see my community standing up against violence. I do not want to always be looking over my shoulder because every men feels like a rape suspectto me. I want to see peace, justice and love spread in my comminty. This passion led me to want to engage my community in awarenes raising actvities in the fight against gender based violence mainly focusing on rape. My community experiences high rates of rape and domestic violence. Most rape mostly affects children under the age of 12 by mainly known perpetrators. I have facilitated workshops on effects of rape and domestic violence in a community of +500000, through public education, workshops and consultation with service providers. I have been engaged in counselling of rape survivors as well as domestic violence and referring them for further support and care which is mostly medical, legal and psychosocial. I facilitate a partnership of organizations that aim to provide a holistic and comprehensive service whose vision is to turn victims of rape into survivors. I would like to see peace and justice prevail in my community.
La paix et la justice sont deux culture qui doivent être au centre de tout développement et de la bonne gouvernance. la justice renforce la paix et la paix contribue a l'instauration de la justice. Nous devons donc promouvoir cette paix et cette justice afin de construire des pays ou des nations en pleine croissance économique dans le but d’améliorer les conditions de vie des populations. La paix développe et la justice améliore le climat socio politique.
When I was younger, I was wondered about all the problems in the world. I tried to analyse the problems and found out that most of our problems arise from ignorance and lack of knowledge. therefore, I choose to be a teacher, I choose to be the wise, I tried to show to my students that misunderstanding in all fields and aspects may cause disastrous results. It is difficult to aware them that how due to cultural diversity, people may make disputes and even problems which we may suffer day by day.
the key point is that if people try to change their attitude toward life, they may be more human!!! justice and peace will not achieve if people do not understand each other. I am trying to change the world by teaching them human rights.
I trying to change the world by improving the mutual understanding
I trying to change the world by clarifying the importance of being human!!!
Killing and torturing of innocence people drive me to action specifically genocide at kimbali in rwanda, politics in Africa became the way to get living and not promoting peace and justice, we need heroes to sacrifice themselves for the innocence, I found myself promoted and work at united nation detention facilities at previous I feel one day I will work as a real hero, no one to be killed, no more suffering, we must bring those killers to justice.
Am writing this letter for making everyone International Nations aware about the biggest world MANMADE disaster which is going to happen in South India,if we do not start stopping it. Its about a DAM and the Agreement made by British govt.and Travancore in India in 1886. Country :INDIA
DAM Name:Mullapperiyar DAM
DAM Situated in :Kerala
Given lease to:TamilNadu
Agreement Yrs:999 Yrs
Agreement:Between Travancore and Madras (Now Kerala and Tamil Nadu)
A teaty for 999 yrs between Travancore Maharaja and Madras Govt.Signed by immense pressure on raja by British.
As per this Agreement Madras can take water for irrigation for 999 yrs.
The DAM is made in 1895 (started in 1886 and commisioned in 1895)of Surkey and stones(Ancient Technology: Surkey is made of lime stone and Some other materials,because at that Time Concreate wasn't invented.and Cement didnt use for this making of DAM,Here Surkey used for holding the Stones in DAM)
After Independence madras became Tamil Nadu (TN)and Travancore became Kerala (KL).and all Agreement before independence were cancelled.Even after that TN continued to use the water.
They are cultivating on 5 Districts with the water from KL.
As per the Agreement the dam and the area for Water storage (around 8000 Acres)is given as lease for 999 Yrs at a rate of 5 RS/Acres,that means 40000RS/Year.(714 $/Year).
They can use the water only for irrigation.
But after independence TN started generating Electricity with this water that was against the 999 Agreement.For making is as leagel ,On 1970's another subcontract made by KL and TN for making the agreement leagel.(But how can they make a change in an expired agreement by Independence.).
As per this agreement the lease amount is increased to 8 Rs/Acre.and some amount for the Office spaces allocated TN near DAM.now the yearly lease amount is near 7 Lacs(12500$)
After the earth quake Near DAM on 1979 ,several cracks found in DAM.And both states agreed to build a new DAM downstream to current DAM.And TN started strengthening DAM by adding a Concreate CAP on top of current DAM(this is called RCC Capping),made a concrete cover of having 4 feet width on fronside of DAM.Then Drilled 94 holes from top to bottom of DAM And inserted 32 iron cables together into this hole and tied it with Concrete to the Rock in bottom side of DAM.From top also TN Tied that cables(This is called Cable anchoring)
After that DAM is pretty safe but again Issue started in earthquakes.
Now the DAM situated area is in earthquake Zone 3.And as per IIT Roorkee and IIT Delhi,this DAM Cant withstand a tremor having 5-6 at ricther scale.
If the DAM collapse around 35 Lakhs of people in 5 States will die in flood water.and several Lakhs in TN will die without water,and their 5 Districts will suffer shortage of water and those areas will become desert.
A case is under Supreme court on INDIA and the verdict is still pending.
So in 2012 a 117 Year old DAM is facing several earthquakes,and 35 Lakhs of people are under fear about the DAM.KL Govt.TN Govt and INDIAN govt are playing political govt.in this.
Because KL is ruled by Congress Party(National Party). TN is ruled by a AIDMK(Regional Party:Supporting Congress in Central Govt.)
So INDIA Govt.knows KL cant withdraw their support to INDIA Govt as it is their own party.But if TN withdraw thrie support to INDIA govt.Central Govt will fall.
So Central Govt is not taking a decision which is in favour for Kerala ,Anyway that is the truth.
Several Studies were did in DAM.Last test was Borehole test and A test Team made several Borehole to collect "Surkey " for checking its strength,But unfortunately they were not able to find any content of Surkey in DAM.that is DAM is just a fossile of Stones.
They checked the under side of water with a vehicle named RMV which took pictures of under water condition about DAM.which showed there is a big crack in between 95th-107 Feet depth which is having lenth of 1200 Feet and widhth of 1 feet to 3 feet.considering the fact that DAM Is having just above 1200 Feet length.
So as per this reports and latest pictures from DAM it is clearly seen that the DAM is not safe.
But the latest committe bribed by Tamil Nadu took an earlier report in 1980's from central water regulatory commission,and stated that the DAM is safe.
So the report is entirely against KL people.For politics Central govt.is also not taking the correct decision.
There is another issue for Central govt's stand,they just started a Nuclear plant in Koodamkulam in TN and people from TN and KL protested against that,because after the Tsunami in Japan and Fukushima Nuclear plant created fear in people.This Koodamkulam plant is just near to Sea too.
Central govt.needed support from TN to make this project work,so they stand against KL People.
Several protests are doing againt DAM issue in kerala in Facebook ,twitter also.
the current water level in below 120 feet and if we raise the level to 142 feet thats the request of TN.That will cause the DAM to collapse.
that will cause that largest MANMADE disaster in world. If Somone reading this please help the people in KL and TN.
KL Govt.is ready to give water to TN,but they are denying it.The DAM is in KL soil and TN has no autority on it.Only they can use water.
TN fear that KL will deny water for them,but the fact is that KL is giving water to TN from other four DAM's in Kl.
Kl is having an open mind...but TN is showing narrow mind on this issue.
So am requesting all National leaders to take a look at this issue and try to find an amicable solution for this.
One more thig:-
Am also staying in a District which will also affected if the DAM collapse,my family is in Kottayam District,
But am not writing this for my family.This is for my people ..for the Common Man In INDIA..
you can see the condition of DAM through this link. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gTkk7LGXypg Regards:Dhanush ER
Pour un Développement durable comme nous le souhaitons tous à travers le monde entier:
En faisant référence à cette définition de Développement Durable "un développement qui répond au besoin du présent sans compromettre la capacité des générations futures à répondre aux leurs".
Les Gouvernants (Décideurs), doivent changés leur manière d’approche politique par rapport à cette question de Développement Durable. Qu’ils parviennent à s’unir en trio pour une nouvelle forme de gouvernance, où la mobilisation et la participation de tous les acteurs de la société civile et du secteur privé aux processus de décision doit prendre le pas sur le simple échange d’informations. Le développement durable entend promouvoir la démocratie participative et rénover l'approche citoyenne. L'accès à l'information, et la transparence en sont les pré-requis.
Une stratégie de développement durable doit être gagnante de ce triple point de vue, économique, social et écologique. Le développement durable suppose que les décisions et comportements humains parviennent à concilier ce qui semble pour beaucoup inconciliable, parviennent à élargir leur vision.
En faisant cela nous pourrions promouvoir en ce moment de la paix et la justice à travers le monde de ce point de vue que sans paix, sans justice même le simple développement ne sera plus possible a plus forte raison « Le Développement Durable » dans le monde entier.
Merci pour votre attention !
M. Ousmane Broulaye SIDIBE
Président du PMPJAF
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