in 2009 from New Zeland to Argentina millions of people in 190.000 Km to shout: nonviolence is the only way!
The World March will begin in New Zealand on October 2, 2009, the anniversary of Gandhi’s birth, declared the “International Day of Non-Violence” by the United Nations. It will conclude in the Andes Mountains (Punta de Vacas, Aconcagua, Argentina) on January 2, 2010.
The March will last 90 days, three long months of travel. It will pass through all climates and seasons, from the hot summer of the tropics and the deserts, to the winter of Siberia.
1. Because we can end world hunger with 10% of what is spent on arms.
2. Because eliminating wars and violence means leaving human pre-history behind and taking a giant step forward in the evolution of our species.
3. cause we are accompanied by the voices of all the war-torn generations that came before us.
4. We can make that happen by uniting all the forces of pacifism and active non-violence worldwide.