Some of our key achievements since our inception:

We have engaged thousands of young people and adults in taking action for peace by doing educational events, fundraisers and non-political peace walks across the globe since our inception in mid 2020.

Our key goals for 2022/2023

  1. Have sustainable Rise For Lives teams/branches and offices set up in more African countries including Kenya, Zambia, Gambia, South Africa, Malawi, Egypt and Tanzania by March 2023.

  2. Have sustainable Rise For Lives teams/branches in more cities across New Zealand including New Plymouth, Auckland, Hamilton, Tauranga, Dunedin, Wairere and Christchurch by March 2023. 

  3. Hold events in schools, universities and other communities with an at least 10,000 people reach in 8 cities around New Zealand aimed at educating people about humanitarian crises and at educating politicians/people in power about peace action/restoration and diplomacy practices by mid 2023.

  4. Hold events with at least 70,000 people in 15 countries aimed at educating people about humanitarian crises and at educating politicians/people in power about peace action/restoration and diplomacy practices by mid 2023.

  5. Hold fundraising events/campaigns in schools and universities with an at least 100,000 people reach and have raised over 20K USD for direct humanitarian assistance in warzones by mid 2023

  6. Have the Youthris4lives peace solution deal fully completed and ready by the 1st of April 2023 and presented to the White House, United Nations, European Parliament, NATO and Ukrainian and Russian representatives by May 2023 the latest.

  7. Have peace walks/marches for Ukraine ( advocating for people in power to implement our suggested solutions explained in our Youth4riselives Peace Solution Deal) organized in over 15 countries and 50 cities. We aim for all of them to take place in June 2023 on the same day worldwide.