His Holiness The Dalai Lama to visit Derry ~ Londonderry to celebrate 'Culture of Compassion'
The patron of Children in Crossfire, His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet, will be guest of honour at the ‘Culture of Compassion' event in Derry/Londonderry on 18th April 2013.
This event aims to inspire and animate people on the theme of compassion. It will explore the meaning and power of compassion for engaging with our friends and foes in a positive way. There will be artists, performers and people sharing their personal stories of ‘compassion in action' and overcoming adversity.
For more information, including booking, visit Children in Crossfire
His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama has been awarded the 2012 Templeton Prize
His Holiness The 14th Dalai Lama, Patron of Children in Crossfire has been awarded the illustrious 2012 Templeton Prize in recognition of his standing as " an incomparable global voice for universal ethics, nonviolence, and harmony among world religions".
The prestigious award will be formally confered at a ceremony to take place on 14 May at 12.30 pm, in St. Paul’s Cathedral, London. and will be webcast form the Templeton Prize website www.templetonprize.org
Richard honoured at Stormont
The All Party Group on International Development honoured local people who have made an outstanding contribution to international development at a special awards ceremony at Stormont on 29th March.
Richard Moore, founder of Children in Crossfire, was given the Lifetime Achievement award in recognition of his tireless campaigning and work across the globe.
"I encourage people across the World
to hear what Richard has to say"
"Having listened to Richard at our Area meeting I found him to be Inspiring, Humble and very Geniune. He would cause you to rethink many things you do whether on a personal or business level. A truly great man."
Head of Business,
St. James's Place NI.