FOR THE CHILDREN OF THE WORLD
On August 18th, 2000, at 9:00 am, Jean Béliveau
His goal is to walk around the planet
promote "Peace and non-violence to the profit of the
children of the world".
He is travelling alone with a three wheeled stroller to carry a
bit of food, his clothing, a First Aid kit, a small tent and a sleeping
Jean plans to walk across all the continents, from North America
America, then across to South Africa, up to Europe,
then the Middle East, South and Eastern Asia,
Australia, New Zealand and finally back to Canada.
This journey will take 12 years to complete which is in
accordance with the United Nations proclamation: 2001-2010 -
International Decade for a Culture of Peace and Non-violence
for the Children of the World