Global Online Prayer Service for Myanmar

Global Prayer Service for Myanmar on May 8th 2022   Pax Christi Asia Pacific invites you and friends to this Online Prayer Service. See Flyer for times. Inform networks and friends, including Burmese and Asians.    Use Registration link below to receive confirmation: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwpdOGrrTojG9AWncu4THgXPwnArP0EzcEF See times for many different locations in our world Lima, Peru Sun, 8 May 2022 at 02:30 PET Washington DC, USA Sun, 8…

Exploring ways forward for peace and security

Our long weekend of peace concludes today with discussions of alternative ways forward. We are honoured to have as speakers Professor John Langmore AM, Chair of the Initiative for Peacebuilding at the University of Melbourne and Alison Brionowski AM, former diplomat, author and President of Australians for War Powers Reform. John and Alison will discuss the role of  diplomacy in…

Alternatives to Australia’s security narrative

The theme for the second day of Raising Peace’s ANZAC weekend (Sunday April 24) is Alternatives to Australia’s security narrative”. Mainstream discussion of the nation’s security is usually limited to talking about defence and the best ways of ‘defending’ Australia, militarily. The most recent manifestation of this approach to security has been the announcement of the AUKUS pact in September…

First Nations experience and perspectives on peace and conflict in Australia

April 23 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm First Nations experience and perspectives on peace and conflict in Australia As we start our long weekend of looking for alternatives to Australia’s increased militarisation to achieve security for all, we start with listening to First Nations perspectives, taking in the Frontier Wars, Aboriginal Diggers and the importance of the Uluru Statement from…

THE UKRAINE CRISIS_ LOOKING BACKWARD LOOKING AHEAD

Pax Christi Victoria   A Christian movement working for peace and justice  Invites you to a special online event  The Ukraine Crisis      Looking back, looking ahead The tragic events in Ukraine are a salutary reminder of the precarious state of our world, and of the continuing risk of nuclear war. How did we get into this mess? Are we heading…

WATER OVER WAR

Water Is Life: A Webinar on Choosing Water Over War. With former Philippines Congressman Walden Bello, Sung-hee Choi, Dr. Kamanamaikalani Beamer, Shinako Oyakawa, and Guahan Senator Sabina Perez. Moderated by Koohan Paik-Mander. This free, public webinar will present the voices of those choosing water over war in Hawaii, Philippines, Jeju Korea, Okinawa, and Guahan. The timing will be February 19,…