World peace

  • the blue marble, historic december 1972 photograph taken by the crew of apollo 17
    a nuclear disarmament symbol, commonly called the "peace symbol"

    world peace, or peace on earth, is the concept of an ideal state of happiness, freedom and peace within and among all people and nations on planet earth. this idea of world nonviolence is one motivation for people and nations to willingly cooperate, either voluntarily or by virtue of a system of governance that has this objective. different cultures, religions, philosophies, and organizations have varying concepts on how such a state would come about.

    various religious and secular organizations have the stated aim of achieving world peace through addressing human rights, technology, education, engineering, medicine or diplomacy used as an end to all forms of fighting. since 1945, the united nations and the five permanent members of its security council (china, france, russia, the united kingdom and the united states) have operated under the aim to resolve conflicts without war or declarations of war. nonetheless, nations have entered numerous military conflicts since then.

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  • international day of peace
  • religious views
  • economic implications
  • see also
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The Blue Marble, historic December 1972 photograph taken by the crew of Apollo 17
A nuclear disarmament symbol, commonly called the "peace symbol"

World peace, or peace on Earth, is the concept of an ideal state of happiness, freedom and peace within and among all people and nations on Planet Earth. This idea of world nonviolence is one motivation for people and nations to willingly cooperate, either voluntarily or by virtue of a system of governance that has this objective. Different cultures, religions, philosophies, and organizations have varying concepts on how such a state would come about.

Various religious and secular organizations have the stated aim of achieving world peace through addressing human rights, technology, education, engineering, medicine or diplomacy used as an end to all forms of fighting. Since 1945, the United Nations and the five permanent members of its Security Council (China, France, Russia, the United Kingdom and the United States) have operated under the aim to resolve conflicts without war or declarations of war. Nonetheless, nations have entered numerous military conflicts since then.

Other Languages
asturianu: Paz mundial
čeština: Světový mír
Deutsch: Weltfrieden
español: Paz mundial
Esperanto: Monda paco
فارسی: صلح جهانی
Bahasa Indonesia: Perdamaian dunia
íslenska: Heimsfriður
Latina: Pax mundi
magyar: Világbéke
नेपाल भाषा: हलिम शान्ति
português: Paz mundial
Simple English: World peace
slovenčina: Svetový mier
svenska: Världsfred
தமிழ்: உலக அமைதி
Tiếng Việt: Hòa bình thế giới
中文: 世界和平