CLEVELAND NATIONAL PEACE PLAN
Building the National Coast-to-Coast
'Great American Peace Trail'
to Stem the Violence in America's Youth and Unite America
|The Theory of Iceality on Environmental Arts|
"We now have the power to make this World a beautiful place one child at a time. Begin with your own child and watch how that child radiates towards the other Worlds children" says First Lady of Peace, Renate Jakupca.There is no cost to any city except to find a suitable public location for the Peace Stone Sculpture. The Stones are hand made and approximately 3 to 4 ft square and weight about 300 lbs are indestructible (vandal proof) and erects in a few hours.....all ready 24 American cities have committed themselves to the peace initiative...... (NOTE: Specific Peace Stones will be designated as part of the National Coast-to-Coast Great American Peace Trail Example Lakewood Peace Stone
Governors, mayors, council members, civic leaders, business exec, teachers, parents, kids…. today, if we live up to our responsibilities and recommit to our tradition of civic participation, there is nothing our country can’t achieve. In this defining moment, we each have the chance to reach out to our neighbors, lend a helping hand, and Answer the call to greatness…...If this is something you would like to pursue, please contact me directly at the ARK in Berea (440-891-8376) to expedite delivery of peace-carved-in-stone to your city park.
The Science behind Peace and Global Harmony is the "Theory of Iceality on Environmental Arts". Developed in 1987, it is the practical study on the aesthetics of the relationship between Humans and their Environment through Arts and Culture, ultimately promoting an effective sustainable global Culture of Peace between all Living Things ~ Human, Plant and Wildlife Kingdoms! The incorporation of the rights of flora and fauna in a "Universal Peace Equation" is the first major change in achieving a sustainable global Culture Peace on Earth in over 2000 Years. https://theicea.com/page22
The “Worlds Children Peace Monument" (WCPM) and the “Great American Peace Trail" (GAPT) Projects are international, public participatory art projects designed to engage children with hands on cross-cultural awareness in order to attain the common goal of sharing peace and diversity with their neighbors. The peace projects have direct community impact through neighborhood beautification, community and economic development while building self-esteem and hope in America. By rebuilding city parks in down town areas they form a new sustainable community place people can congregate to celebrate living each day. They will also help to build better neighborhoods where everyone can live, respect and accept each other as they diplomatically negotiate errors and differences of prejudice and hatred and instill in its place the belief in the necessity of communication. Unfortunately, antagonism exists in all communities; an effective response must begin with communication of the truth of our common humanity. Those who learn to believe in the dialogue of the Theory of Iceality on Environmental Arts cannot be susceptible to aggressive radical principles. We at ICEA have found a way to fundamentally add to our education system so that we can inform children to develop benevolence early on in order to create a healthier society. At the ARK in Berea, Global Home of the Environmental Art Movement, ICEA has boldly taken the lead in this direction for individuals to find inner peace with themselves and in the World through the building of the Coast-to-Coast National Great American Peace Trail.
Provenance of the WCPM sculpture places its conception at Germany's World's Fair, EXPO 2000's 'Culture on the Move' segment. American Cultural Ambassadors David and Renate Jakupca addressed the 140 Nation Assembly of the concept for a permanent universal symbol of renewal and peace on earth for all living inhabitants through the 'Theory of Iceality on Environmental Arts'. This Symbol of Living Peace was the subject sculpture. This project was initiated in cooperation with the United Nations 2000 Culture of Peace Program and organized in support of the UN Decade of Peace and Non-Violence for the Children of the World and the United Nations Millennium Development Goals. https://theicea.com/page5
Using the Worlds Children Peace Monument (WCPM) in Cleveland to Empower Youth through Vocational Training by Building the National Coast-to-Coast “Great American Peace Trail”.
In 2017 dedication of CHARDON PEACE STONE at the New Chardon Living Memorial Park
The International Center for Environmental Arts (ICEA) is actively seeking an agreement to work together to improve access to and quality of vocational training for American Veterans and youth by building the National Coast-to-Coast GREAT AMERICAN PEACE TRAIL. So many people lack the skills and credentials they need to fill the many jobs that are available. Our partnership for the WCPM is to make at the Worlds Children Peace Center to will train and create a skilled pool of educated workers that the private sector needs in Arts, Transportation, Environment, Marketing, Internet Technology the Business and Social Sciences. The skills imparted to them here improve their standard of living, This is also an important step towards ensuring long term economic growth and prosperity in North East Ohio as a 'Cultural Industry' to foster civic identity, cultivate jobs, and tourism, brand Ohio Environmental Arts as a Culture District in the Bioregion while developing a sustainable Global Culture of Peace for All Living Things!
"ICEALITY SILVER REVELATION"
"What would happen if we took all the love, anger, talent, experience, creativity, resources and energy we have in the Community and focus it into just One Positive Challenge that could benefit the ‘Real World’ as we know it?” asks Ambassador Renate.
“What kind of influential revelations would we come up that would lead to just one Positive Action being made locally towards a sustainable global Culture of Peace?”
ICEA has already achieved significant success towards Peace with its veteran programming for targeted Ohio communities through its “Great American Peace Trail” and COASTWEEKS Projects. The interesting blend of works displayed by the two projects illustrates walls and connecting bonds between people and the process of understanding the complexities of our socio-cultural identity through the "Theory of Iceality on Environmental Arts. The creation of the award-winning Worlds Children Peace Monument (WCPM) Project exhibits creative power and aesthetic aura in a collective tranquil vibe of creativity that reflects the sojourn towards cultural diversity at local, national and international levels.
ICEA Founders and American Cultural Ambassadors David and Renate Jakupca said all three projects share a common goal to connect with all the communities. “As a veteran NGO, we regularly share our expertise and capability with other like-minded organizations,” Ambassador Renate said. “We look forward to forging new opportunities with the 2012 ICEALITY SILVER REVELATION partnership by opening new doors and strengthening existing connections so that everyone may benefit.”
The formation of a coalition agreement between new partners will further broaden its reach into diverse business and political communities that provide a significant important proportion of the population:
Specifically, ICEA is seeking to petition the Federal Government to administer and help fund the building of the coast-to-coast GREAT AMERICAN PEACE TRAIL. This program would be very similar to the Great Depression Era New Deal Works Progress Administration (WPA) Program called the Federal Art Project (FAP). Almost every community in the United States has parks or green spaces which would benefit from this program, especially rural and inter-city areas that would provide positive local community guidance for the youth and jobs for the unemployed who are able to work.
"This would be a unique period in developing World history. The legacy left by building the "Great American Peace Trail" will live on through the social media of the youth of America and connect with all the Worlds Children," says Ambassador Renate. “The shared vision of the three projects will encourage the creation of a global agenda which includes people from the cultural, environmental and the humanities communities, foster the development of new work, and will commit to a social inclusion of a sustainable Culture of Peace through the 'ICEALITY SILVER REVELATION”.
Opportunities for new collaborations in between the three projects are already underway.
The Science Behind Global Peace and Harmony is the 'THEORY OF ICEALITY ON ENVIRONMENTAL ARTS' , the practical study on the aesthetics of the relationship between Humans and their Environment through Arts and Culture, ultimately promoting an effective sustainable global Culture of Peace between all Living Things ~ Human, Plant and Animal Kingdoms! The incorporation of the rights of flora and fauna in one "Universal Peace Equation" was the first major change in achieving a sustainable Peace on Earth in over 2000 Years.
Under such an agreement, the WCPM at the Worlds Children Peace Center provide vocational training to under-served veterans and youth, certifying the graduation of students over three years, with qualifying students receiving internationally recognized certificates. The WCPM will also provide placement services to the students for jobs in Cleveland and abroad.
David and Renate Jakupca
American Cultural Ambassadors
Click here to see more of the the Gift of Peace from Germany to America
"The Gift of Free Art, the WCPM Peace Stone Sculptures, broadens the Treasure of Human Knowledge and Experience"
THE ANSWER to Peace and Global Harmony
On the Web:
OHIO Dept of Tourism: https://www.ohio.org/destination/art-exhibitsexhibitions/worlds-children-peace-monument-wcpm
As new WCPM Stones are added to city parks and gardens around the world, it will, in time, become the largest monument dedicated to Global Peace. The sculpture serves as a milestone for the 'Theory of Iceality' of the Environmental Art Movement indigenous to the Great Cleveland Area, that is to "Assist in understanding of the relationship between Humans and their Environment through the Arts ultimately promoting a sustainable global Culture of Peace". The WCPM was officially inaugurated in 2003 at the 3rd World Peace Conference held in Verbania, Italy by American Cultural Ambassadors David and Renate Jakupca where they received an Italian Medal of Arts. They were also recognized by the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland and in 2006 appointed Universal Peace Ambassadors. The WCPM is organized in support of the UN Decade of Peace and Non-Violence for the Children of the World and the UN Millennium Development Goals.
|Worlds Children Peace Monument (WCPM) Official Provenance
|"WORLD PEACEMAKERS HALL OF FAME"|
|Ambassador Renate to the Worlds Children|
|Building the 'GREAT AMERICAN PEACE TRAIL to Unite America in Peace and Global Iceality|
MAJOR INTERNATIONAL AWARDS:
|UNITED NATIONS PEACE MEDAL
UNITED NATIONS HUMANITARIAN AWARD
United Nations Office at Geneva
|ITALIAN MEDAL OF ARTS
ITALIAN AWARD for Design of Worlds Children Peace Monument (WCPM)
|NELSON MANDELA PEACE MEDAL
NELSON MANDELA AWARD
presented to Ione Biggs and Ambassador Renate as Co-Chairs of the 'US Network against Racism' at the 2001 United Nations World Conference Against Racism, Durban South Africa
|American Nationalities FREEDOM AWARD
The American Nationalities Movement has chosen American Cultural Ambassadors and husband and wife team David and Renate Jakupca for the 2012 Freedom Award "in recognition of their pioneering work in the Environmental Art Movement to help create a more sustainable and equitable world. Through their international advocacy and educational activities promoting from a cultural perspective, the Jakupca’s have contributed to the revitalization of cultural and environmental diversity, and the strengthening of local communities and economies worldwide."
|'ENDANGERED SPACES AWARD'
HABITAT II - Second United Nations World Conference on Human Settlements
Istanbul Turkey, 3-14 June 1996
|WCPM CANADIAN PEACE AWARD
American Cultural Ambassadors David and Renate Jakupca were awarded a Canadian Peace Award for the Windsor Peace Stone of the Worlds Children Peace Monument (WCPM) during their visit to Windsor.
The Windsor Peace Stone is slated to be the cornerstone of the coast-to-coast 'Trans Canadian Peace Trail.
|David and Renate Jakupca along with Arnold Palmer were appointed American Goodwill Ambassadors from the USA
to Expo 2000, the Worlds Fair held in Hanover, Germany.
|EXPO2000 EXPOLINO AWARD
Expo 2000 was a World's Fair held in Hanover, Germany from Thursday, June 1 to Tuesday, October 31, 2000
David and Renate Jakupca along with Arnold Palmer were appointed American Goodwill Ambassadors from the USA.
HELEN PRIZE - A Prize in Praise for Woman Warriors.
|Ohio COASTWEEKS Teacher Award
|ITALIAN SUSTAINABILITY AWARD —
at Monte Rosa, Italy
|TURKISH PEACE AWARD
"Neighbors in Need" Program, part of the Bosnian War Relief Campaign of the
United Nations World Conference on Human Rights, 14-25 June 1993 in Vienna,Austia
Austrian Cultural Forum Washington - Embassy of Austria, Washington D.C.
|"Path to a Better Reality" Award
International Center for Environmental Arts (ICEA).
The United Nations International Conference on Population and Development in Cairo, Egypt from 5–13 September 1994. https://www.unfpa.org/icpd
|"TIME Magazine Millennium Heroes for the Planet"
David and Renate Jakupca for founding the International Center for Environmental Arts (ICEA) and promoting social awarness and humanitarian concerns through the Arts. For Participating in United Nations World Conferences, enabling them to draw attention to environmental and social issues through ICEALITY. EARTH DAY, April 2000
|ARTIST AGAINST RACISM WCPM AWARD and
UNITED NATIONS WSSD AWARD —
The World Summit on Sustainable Development, WSSD or ONG Earth Summit UN Conference Focus
Johannesburg, South Africa, from 26 August to 4 September 2002.
1987 - 2012 - Celebrating Twenty five Years of International Community Service
International Center for Environmental Arts (ICEA)
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Cleveland, Ohio 44181 USA
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