Added by Dr. Madhu Krishan on July 23, 2014 at 8:00am — No Comments
Dr Denise Bentrovato looks at how the Rwandan genocide and it's aftermath is perceived across the border in DR Congo.
Added by Insight on Conflict on July 23, 2014 at 5:00am — No Comments
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سعادة نيفي بيلاي
مساعد الامين العام . المفوض السامي لحقوق الانسان
نحن، أصدقاء شبكة تنمية السلام والتعاون و اصدقاء المؤسسة العالمية من أجل السلام، واذ نشعر بقلق عميق مع الأزمة المتفاقمة في غزة. التي يتعرض فيها السكان العزّل للاعتداءات الإسرائيلية الخطيره على حياة المواطنين الفلسطينيين. في حين أن العالم المتحضر كله يتطلع على المشاهد المأساويه الغير انسانيه , دون تحرك الهيئات الدولية لوقف هذه الحرب، وهم…
Added by Issa Hamad Salim Al-Hewetat on July 22, 2014 at 10:56pm — No Comments
I am writing this letter in order to petition for Peace. The letter is addressing to the "Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Israeli government & President Mahmoud Abbas, the Hamas and Mr. Ismail Haniyeh
The letter text:
July 21 the deadliest…
A poem by Ashay Abbhi for the Red Elephant Foundation
Deep in my sleep I dreamt,
I was whatever I wanted to be..
Every night I was different,
I was only ten years old, you see..
Wandering through the starry sky,
I was a traveller one night..
Walking through the darkness,
Drifting into the dawn towards light..
Another night I was a doctor,
Busily treating the hurt…
Added by The Red Elephant Foundation on July 22, 2014 at 2:42pm — No Comments
In Israeli-Palestinian conflict the policy “meet quiet with quiet” turned on July 2014 to violence leading to ongoing operation Protective Edge. Again one can see usual vicious cycle like few times before: Hamas terrorizes Israeli civilians with…Continue
Added by Ari Rusila on July 22, 2014 at 8:25am — No Comments
By Steven Youngblood, director, Center for Global Peace Journalism
As the inconceivable war in Gaza continues to unfold, so, too does the predictable propaganda war playing out in the media.
This propaganda takes several forms. In an…Continue
Support for the Victims of Boko Haram Must Tackle Roots of Violence
By Charles Kwuelum
On July 16th, 2014, Boko Haram – a group engaging in terrorism in Nigeria – …Continue
Added by charles kwuelum on July 21, 2014 at 9:24am — No Comments
CALL FOR PAPERS
Journal of African Union Studies (JoAUS)
(Volume 3, No 3, 2014)
special issue on…Continue
Added by Jo-Ansie van Wyk on July 21, 2014 at 8:01am — No Comments
Can civil society actors in Nigeria ensure the government upholds the Responsibility to Protect resolution?
Added by Insight on Conflict on July 21, 2014 at 6:11am — No Comments
Added by Nidhi Shendurnikar on July 21, 2014 at 1:54am — No Comments
The team at Sini Sanuman are getting to know me, and I them, very quickly. Emotions, illnesses and various personal issues arose while in the office, and it’s good to know my host have my back. I was sent here as a Peace Fellow with the Advocacy Project to work with Sini Sanuman and help them maintain a good relationship with international donors and manage their programmes effectively. We’ve been doing all the preliminary work to make sure to be ready to start our project with “the Germans”…Continue
Added by Giorgia Nicatore on July 20, 2014 at 10:00am — No Comments
Source (Pressenza London - authorized dissemination)Continue
Were you too busy this week to stay up-to-date on global news? Here are 21 peace and security news briefs you may have missed:Continue
Added by Cameron M. Chisholm on July 18, 2014 at 9:02am — No Comments
Weeks after deadly attacks killed 60 at Mpeketoni in Kenya’s Lamu County, new raids on July 5th in Lamu and Tana River counties left over 20 dead, sowing fear anew in a country growing accustomed to sophisticated attacks of murderous brutality. As before, a heavily armed group came during the night, striking the local police station, torching homes and businesses while targeting men on a killing spree that was rumoured to last for hours.
Less than a day after…
Added by JASON COLLODI on July 18, 2014 at 7:39am — No Comments
In the current situation in Palestine, the twenty-two member Arab League once again is under the spotlight of international relations experts who are eager to see if the organization could come up with a united stance towards the conflict. International observers versed in the Arab politics, perhaps, discern it too well that Arab countries could hardly get rid of their old mudslinging against each other when coming to find a common ground to protect Arab interests. Quite glaringly, the…Continue
Added by ABM Mosleh Uddin on July 18, 2014 at 1:00am — No Comments
Aditi Gorur highlights the risks facing researches and participations working together in conflict-affected communities.
Added by Insight on Conflict on July 17, 2014 at 7:54am — No Comments
Since the 15th of December, fighting in South Sudan has displaced more than 1 million people within South Sudan (OCHA, June 20), and led to the outflow of asylum seekers into neighboring countries. Uganda ha s received a large number of them, registering more than 115,000 South Sudanese refugees between December and the beginning of June. Uganda has a long history of receiving and hosting asylum seekers from South Sudan. For those fleeing the latest outbreak of violence, the Government of…Continue
Added by Rugwira Tony on July 17, 2014 at 5:15am — No Comments