At the Non-Violence Foundation, we believe in promoting a culture of peace and nonviolence in all aspects of life. To achieve this goal, we ask that all members, volunteers, and trustees sign and agree to follow the Peace & Non-Violence Pledge.
The Peace & Non-Violence Pledge is a commitment to promoting peace and nonviolence in our thoughts, words, and actions. It recognizes the interconnectedness of all people and the importance of treating others with dignity, respect, and compassion.
The pledge includes a set of principles and actions that promote peace and nonviolence, such as speaking out against violence, promoting equality and justice, practicing active listening, using nonviolent communication to resolve conflicts, and planting trees to care for the environment.
By signing the pledge, members, volunteers, and trustees agree to make a positive impact in the world by promoting peace and nonviolence. The Non-Violence Foundation may reject membership for those who do not agree with the pledge.
Joining the Non-Violence Foundation is more than just being a member. It’s about being part of a community of like-minded individuals who believe in creating a world where all people can live in peace and harmony. By signing the Peace & Non-Violence Pledge, you can play a role in making that vision a reality.
Together, we can create a world where peace and nonviolence are the norm. Join us today by signing the Peace & Non-Violence Pledge.
Peace and Nonviolence Pledge
As a member of the global community, I pledge to promote a culture of peace and nonviolence in all aspects of my life. I recognize the interconnectedness of all people and the importance of treating others with dignity, respect, and compassion.
I promise to:
- Speak out against violence in all its forms and work towards creating peaceful solutions to conflicts.
- Promote equality and justice for all people, regardless of race, religion, gender, or any other differences.
- Respect the opinions and beliefs of others, even if they differ from my own.
- Foster a spirit of cooperation and collaboration in my relationships and work towards creating a harmonious community.
- Practice active listening and strive to understand the perspectives of others.
- Refrain from using violence or aggression in any situation, and instead use nonviolent communication to resolve conflicts.
- Promote education and awareness about the principles of peace and nonviolence, and inspire others to join me in this pledge.
- Embrace the principle of “Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam” (the world is one family), and work towards creating a world where all people can live in peace and harmony.
- On my birthday, I will plant at least one tree and gradually make it a habit to plant one tree every month and take care of it.
- Every month, I will engage in activities or volunteer for organizations that promote peace and nonviolence.
- I will participate in events or initiatives that aim to spread awareness about the importance of peace and nonviolence.
- I will strive to be a role model for others, promoting peace and nonviolence in my thoughts, words, and actions.
By making this pledge, I commit to being a positive force for peace and nonviolence in the world and to spreading these principles to others.