Youth Ambassadors Working Towards a Nuclear-free Future

Luncheon and Discussion Talk – 13:30-14:30 (Refreshments available from 13:00) On Friday, April 5, please join the NGO Peace Boat and the UN Office for Disarmament Affairs for a lunchtime discussion with Emilie McGlone, the Director of Peace Boat US, and Selina Neirok Leem, one of the organization’s Ocean and Climate Youth Ambassadors. Selina will […]

Peace Education and the SDGs South America 2019 Program Participants

On February 18-28, 2019, seven young activist-scholars will participate in an experiential study program “Peace Education and the SDGs in South America,” during Peace Boat’s 100th Voyage, sailing from Ushuaia, Argentina to Valparaiso, Chile. This South American program will empower the scholars to specifically delve into the SDG13 for Climate Action and SDG14 for Life Below […]

Furthering partnerships to achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals – Peace Boat in New York City, Oct 30, 2018

Peace Boat, the world’s largest passenger ship sailing around the world for peace and sustainability, visited New York City on October 29-30 as part of the 99th Global Voyage for Peace. As a committed campaigner for the Sustainable Development Goals, sailing with the SDGs logo on our hull, a range of events in relation to […]

Peace Boat to Visit New York City: October 29-30, 2018

We are excited to announce that Peace Boat, the world’s largest passenger ship sailing around the world for peace, sustainability and innovation, will visit New York City on October 29-30, coinciding with the United Nations First Committee on Disarmament and International Security. The 99th Global Voyage for Peace started in Japan on September 1st, and […]

Event: “Global Partnerships for Climate Action ~ oceans + climate ~”

To celebrate Climate Week NYC, Boat US and GFX will co-host a Film+Music+Talks+Art event with local partners focused on environmental action, ocean conservation, eco-fashion, technology and innovation for sustainability. This event will highlight the importance of partnerships for transformation towards a more peaceful and sustainable society, and provide a networking opportunity for United Nations delegates, […]

Peace Boat’s Inaugural Visit to Seattle

On August 7, Peace Boat made it’s inaugural call on Seattle, one of the most sustainable cities in the US. That afternoon, Peace Boat and local partners held an event, Sailing for Sustainability, onboard the ship and  in collaboration with the Impact Travel Greater Seattle, Adventure Travel Trade Association, the Port of Seattle, and other […]

Peace Boat’s Inaugural Visit to Seattle

Peace Boat will visit the Port of Seattle, Washington for the first time on Tuesday, August 7, 2018 as part of its 98th Global Voyage. To celebrate the inaugural visit of the Peace Boat to the one of the most sustainable cities in the United States, Peace Boat will host a special event onboard the […]

Event Report: Peace Boat and the UN HLPF Partnership Expo in NYC

Peace Boat’s 98th Global Voyage docked at the port of New York City on the morning of July 12, coinciding with the United Nations High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF). The ship was host that evening to a special side event as part of the HLPF – the inaugural Partnership Expo. The HLPF, which […]

Peace Boat Visit to NYC! July 12-13, 2018

Peace Boat will visit NYC this July 12-13, in the first of two visits in 2018 (next is October 29-30). This visit, during Peace Boat’s 98th Global Voyage, coincides with the UN High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF), and Peace Boat will hold an inaugural Partnership Expo onboard on July 12, attended by UN […]

Program Report – Sailing for Sustainability in Asia 2018

From April 2-20, Peace Boat US held the second Sailing for Sustainability program, developed to offer youth from around the world the opportunity to gain firsthand experience in the fields of conflict prevention, environmental degradation, indigenous culture, refugee issues and gender equality through grassroots peacebuilding activities. As special guests of Peace Boat’s 97th Asian Voyage, […]