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Launch of World Kindness France & the 8th International Council Meeting 26th June 2015

Dear Colleagues, It gives us immense pleasure to announce that the launch of World Kindness France took place in beautiful Avignon, France on the  26th to the 30th of June 2015. This  coincided with the 8th International Council and with the festival of Avignon where a major youth rally was  held to address the issue of youth self esteem, depression and a growing sense of hopelessness. Youth engagement is sought to create international solidarity for all youth share in the belief that they can create a kinder and less fearful world...
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About the World Kindness Movement

The idea behind The World Kindness Movement (WKM) crystallised at a conference in Tokyo in 1997 when the Small Kindness Movement of Japan brought together like-minded kindness movements from around the world. The WKM was officially launched in Singapore on 18 November 2000 at the 3rd WKM Conference and is the peak global kindness body providing an international platform for collaboration. The mission of the WKM is to inspire individuals towards greater kindness and to connect nations to create a kinder world. The WKM encourages and...
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