2-5 September 2015 -The Arctic University of Norway, Tromsø, Norway
THE FRAMING OF EUROPE: Peace Perspectives on Europe’s Future
Registration will be open from May 2015, and will be announced on the conference webpage as well as individually to the participants whose abstracts have been accepted.
4-6 September 2015, Helinski, Finland
The aim of the project is to gather citizens from the Baltic Sea region and experts to inform each other; analyze the tense situation in the area, and present alternatives to militarization including cooperation, a common house of Europe, OSCE, and Neutralism. Besides the analysis of the NATO strategy and their geostrategic interests, the international conference discusses the negative impacts of these policies to the societies, in particularly to a social and gender-justice society.
To register: email@example.com
7-11 September 2015, Dubrovnik, Croatia
CMC: Dubrovnik Review Conference: Two Months to Go!
With just two months to go until the First Review Conference of the Convention on Cluster Munitions in Dubrovnik, Croatia, your help is needed to ensure this milestone meeting is a success!
10-11 September, Wilmington, Ohio, USA
The 40th anniversary conference of the Peace Resource Center at Wilmington College will take place September 10-11, 2015. Information on the conference is available at http://www.wilmington.edu/the-wilmington-difference/prc/40th-anniversary/ .
21-26 September 2015
The NGO Committee on Peace and Disarmament's has planned several events in the occasion of the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons (and International Peace Day - Sep 21).
28th September 2015 - 18th January 2016, On line
Open enrollment since 1st July (first date)
To explore the connections between different methods, we'll use case study campaigns and themes from around the world, including:
- arms fair disruption from South Korea to Britain, Adu Dhabi to Czech Republic
- extractive industries and militarisation
- war profiteering and gender
- 'civilian' companies that profit from war and occupation
We are really pleased to announce that Oxfam and Save the Children will jointly host the fourth humanitarian disarmament campaigners’ forum in New York this year.
October 22-24, 2015, University of Saint Joseph, West Hartford, Connecticut, USA
PHS’s 2015 fall conference Historical Perspectives on War, Peace and Religion is on track. Our prize committees are busy conducting their review of articles, books, etc and our program co-chairs are putting together a rich program. Our Perspectives advertisement appears to have helped generate visibility for our prizes, since we received more nominations for best first book/dissertation than in recent contests and already have several nominations for the next Bills Memorial prize. Please visit this link for periodic conference updates. http://www.peacehistorysociety.org/phs2015/
Prog at: http://www.peacehistorysociety.org/phs2015/program.pdf
23-25 October 2015, Padova, Italy
Topics include: Global Campaign on Military Expenditure (GCOMS), nuclear disarmament, the future of the UN on its 70th anniversary, and the Right to Peace.
Also: the award of the 2015 Sean Mac Bride Peace Prize. Details from IPB Secretariat.
11-13 November 2015, Coventry, UK
13TH & 14TH NOVEMBER 2015 FRIENDS HOUSE, LONDON, UK
TWO-DAY FORUM CHALLENGING WAR, MILITARISATION & GLOBAL INSECURITY: TEACH-IN AND FORUM
REGISTER NOW! Early-bird ends 13th September
MORE INFO AT WWW.MEDACT.ORG
In 2015, during the 70th anniversary year of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki atomic bombings, a broad coalition of anti-nuclear activists will hold a World Nuclear Victims Forum in Hiroshima, the site of that first inhumane utilization of nuclear energy. “Humankind and nuclear technology cannot coexist.” It is an absolutely anti-nuclear alliance. More information here.
7 - 14 January 2016, ANDALO (TRENTO) - ITALY
Seventy years after the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, and forty-five years after the entry into force of the Non-proliferation Treaty (NPT), nuclear weapons continue to pose a serious threat to global security. The aim of this Winter Course is to analyse some of the key issues which concern the presence and spread of nuclear weapons in the current international system, and thereby advance awareness and understanding on such critical and topical problems.
27-28 January 2016, Leeds Beckett University (UK)
This is a Prepratory Conference for the World Congress in Berlin in September 2016. Contact Dr. Rachel Julian (firstname.lastname@example.org) for further details.
September 30 - October 3 2016, Berlin (Germany)
IPB is planning a World Congress under the (provisional) title War, Money, Transformation: Disarmament for Development! We expect that it will attract global attention and a large number of participants. Details at GCOMS website.