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WKM is an international movement with no political, commercial or religious affiliations. The formation of the organisation crystallised at a conference in Tokyo on 13th November 1997 when Japan brought together like-minded kindness organisations from around the world for the first time. WKM is now recognised as the peak global body for Kindness and whilst not a governing body it is a platform for collaboration and sharing. The mission of the WKM is to inspire individuals towards greater kindness by connecting nations to create a kinder world. Members of the movement include over 28 nations with representatives from Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France, India, Italy,….
10TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY, LUGANO.
Prior to the celebration of the World Kindness Day, on November 13 2018, a request for an expression of interest to host the “10th General Assembly” was published with expectation of bid from members; we received expression of interest from Gentletude Switzerland to host the August event in Lugano District, Switzerland. The International Council is pleased to announce that the successful bid is “Gentletude Switzerland” from October 3, 2019 to October 5, 2019.
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World Kindness Projects
We share and support member Organisations and national projects for the world to benefit. Find projects…
Photo Contest – an International Photo Contest
Kindness on the road – A civil Education program
Peace Tree Program – A lever to act together in kindness
Kindness World TV – Spreading kindness through Facebook and networking