Announcements

  • Ambassadors Sing for Peace

     

    We are thrilled announce the launch of the “Ambassadors Sing for Peace” CD

    The CD contains twelve familiar songs promoting world peace, hope, and togetherness for the troubled times that we all inhabit. This is an important, diplomatic and artistic effort for all time. [Read More]

What they say about FAF

“I commend FAF’s efforts to work with young people in the Balkans to help them find possible means and ways to peace and reconciliation. I would also wish to stress the importance of generous support for this project.”

- Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Martti Ahtisaari, Former President of Finland, 2008

“This is the kind of human contact that strikes me as something that will work for all countries of the world.”

- Harry S. Truman

“It is with sincere thanks that I recognize your long-standing work to promote cultural exchange and understanding.”

- Martin Butora, Ambassador of the Slovak Republic to the USA

“Thank you for all of your help in getting our trip planned and accomplished. It was a wonderful experience for us, and the concert venues and arrangements were the best we have ever had.”

- Dr. Annabell Zikmund, University of Nebraska at Kearney, June 2000

What's New

 

The Youth Assembly at the United Nations is seeking global partners for this summer’s events and going forward. We are seeking institutional, development partners who are leaders in youth education, outreach, information & contact, and who also possess a mission similar to the conference organizers, Friendship Ambassadors Foundation. Please send inquiries to YAPartners@faf.org for further information and consideration.

 

The Summer Youth Assembly at the United Nations will take place from August 6-8, 2014 at the UN Headquarters in New York.  The event is aimed at Youth Leaders and those who wish to become leaders, ages 16-28+. Advanced Youth Leaders and Young Professionals engaged in UN or MDG studies, internships, fellowships, or early work stages, ages 18-28+, are most welcome to apply.  Registration for the event will start on April 15, 2014.

 

The 2014 Rhythms of One World Festival will be taking place from July 3 to July 9, 2014 in Geneva, Switzerland.  For more information on the festival, please click HERE.  Additional details on the 2015 Rhythms of One World Festivals in Ireland and New York City will be announced shortly.

 

FAF’s Service Ambassadors in Ecuador is proud to announce the completion of the first phase (construction) of the program.  FAF believes that these exchanges, involving service and intimate relations with developing communities abroad, help to promote mutual understanding and global cooperation.  This project is an extension of the foundation’s commitment to the UNs MDG #8, promoting cooperation between the developed and developing world.  For an update on the progress of the program, click HERE.

 

FAF’s Cultural Exchange Projects in 2014 include concert tours to Ireland, Scotland, South Africa, and many more.  Contact FAF staff at 1-800-526-2908 or friendlyam@faf.org for information on your ensemble’s next memorable concert tour.  To visit our cultural exchange projects’ page, click HERE.

For your enjoyment, watch the 2012 Rhythms of One World Festival below:

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