(KPL) Legislators from North, Central and South America gathered at the Carson Center in Carson, California, USA to show their support for the Declaration of Peace and Cessation of War (DPCW).
PARLACEN, the Central American Parliament has begun to implement the DPCW into its member states’ laws, as well as the city of Policarpa in Colombia, which has also implemented Article 10 into its city code. The DPCW has also received support from the National Assemblies of Ecuador, Nicaragua and Panama.
In the U.S., the DPCW has received 17 congratulatory certificates from the congressional districts and 15 support letters from city mayors.
The programme for the Summit in Carson, California included speeches by Carson Mayor Albert Robles and performances by HWPL Peace Choir with Grammy-Award Winning Composer Benjamin Wright, and Singer Odino Faccia.
Notably, the first World Peace Summit of South America was also held in Ecuador this year at the country’s National Assembly building.
Senators joined Former Presidents of Ecuador Lucio Gutierrez and Rosalia Arteaga Serrano to show their support.
At the Summit, HWPL memorandums of understanding were signed with Former President Rosalia Serrano’s foundation, Fundacion FIDAL and Senator Cristina Reyes’ foundation Women that Change the World.
Source: Lao News Agency