Peace justice

China firmly stands with peace and justice on Ukraine issue

The Chinese Foreign Ministry reiterated on Thursday that China has always independently assessed the Ukrainian issue based on the historical background and merits of the issue and always stands on the side of peace and justice. Spokesperson Wang Wenbin made the remarks at a regular press conference, refuting the US …

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SDGs in North Sumatra: climate action, peace, justice and institutions

The poor performance of the government of North Sumatra in implementing the UN SDGs, particularly on climate action (goal 13) and peace, justice and strong institutions (goal 16), has confused the direction of SDGs 2030, which according to Indonesia’s national implementation road map, should be driven by local governments. The …

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Clarion Call for Peace and Justice in Nigeria

To register their grievance and pain over the recent murder of Deborah Samuel Yakubu in Sokoto State for alleged blasphemy, some civil society organizations like Catalyst of Peace and Justice in collaboration with Charlie Boy Foundation, Women Advocates Research and Documentation Centre, Muslim Peace Initiative, Committee for the Defense of …

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W/ African bishops call for lasting peace and justice

Bishops of RECOWA speaking to reporters in Abuja By Bridget Ikyado/Angela Atabo Bishops in the West African sub-region have warned political and other leaders against the thirst for acquiring wealth. This is contained in a statement released after the 4th General Assembly of the Meeting of Episcopal Conferences of West …

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Impact Rankings 2022: peace, justice and strong institutions methodology (SDG 16)

This ranking focuses on how universities can support strong institutions in their countries and promote peace and justice. It explores universities’ research on peace and justice, their involvement as advisers to government, and their policies on academic freedom. Check out the Impact Rankings 2022 methodology to find out how this …

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Readers Write: Ukraine, Nuclear Energy, Religious Peace, Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson

Russia may have used “cluster bombs” on a train station in eastern Ukraine last week, killing and injuring many more. At Fort Sill, during Officer Training School, I was instructed in the use and effect of cluster bombs. We called them ICM, Enhanced Conventional Munitions. Fired from artillery or dropped …

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Soludo appoints Bianca, Charly Boy, Onwenu and 12 other members of the peace and justice committee

By Obinna Odogwu, awka The Governor of Anambra State, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, has appointed Mrs. Bianca Ojukwu, the wife of the late Igbo Chief, Dim Chukwuemaka Odumegwu Ojukwu; Teacher. Chidi Odinkalu and Charly Boy in the Truth, Justice and Peace Committee set up to appease the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra …

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Buhari prays for peace and justice in Ramadan Tafsir

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (Retired) Monday in Abuja joined Muslim worshipers at the State House Mosque to mark the start of Ramadan Tafsir, the interpretation and explanation of the Quran. According to a statement signed Monday by his Senior Special Assistant for Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, Buhari …

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In Ramadan Tafsir, Buhari prays for peace and justice in Nigeria

Deji Elumoye President Muhammadu Buhari prayed for peace and justice to prevail in Nigeria, as well as for the improved welfare and prosperity of mankind in general. Presidential Spokesperson, Mallam Garba Shehu, in a statement, revealed that Buhari joined Muslim worshipers at the State House Mosque in Abuja yesterday to …

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“Turkey aspires to peace and justice through a humanitarian foreign policy”

Turkey has been working for the establishment of peace and justice in the world through its humanitarian and entrepreneurial foreign policy at a time of rapidly increasing global uncertainties, Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu said. Speaking to Turkish political magazine Kriter published by the Foundation for Political, Economic and Social Research …

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Southerners stand with Ukrainians for peace and justice | Letters to the Editor

Southsiders for Peace was founded in 2003 to condemn the US invasion and occupation of Iraq, and now we condemn the Russian invasion of Ukraine. We stand in solidarity with the Ukrainian people. We offer our deep concern and sympathy to the people of Ukraine who are suffering the upheaval, …

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SHE SPEAKS OF PEACE: Justice for the disappeared

QUEZON CITY (MindaNews/March 20) – In 2004, Thai lawyer and human rights activist Somchai Neelapaijit disappeared. Last seen being dragged from his car by four men, Somchai left behind a grieving wife and five children. Thus began the journey of his wife, Angkhana, from a happy wife and mother to …

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Chronicle: Peace, justice in Ukraine | Columnists

Russia went to war against the Ukrainian government last week. Seeking territorial gains, Vladimir Putin has shown what he has always been; a tyrant of gigantic proportions. Europe has not seen such a buildup since World War II. It was 84 years ago when Europe’s great leaders appeased Nazi Germany …

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The Future of ESGTech: Goal 16

Promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, ensure access to justice for all and build effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels. This is an excerpt from Finextra’s The Future of ESGTech 2022 report. Priority target 16.4: By 2030, significantly reduce illicit financial and arms flows, strengthen the …

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Al Marder, a century of achievement for unity, peace, justice and socialism – Communist Party USA

In some ways, the life of centenarian Al Marder reads like a serial thriller with plenty of comedy and tragedy, defeats and victories. As a teenager, he would sneak out of his parents’ house in a working-class New Haven, Connecticut neighborhood early in the morning to meet his good friend …

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FRAN ALEXANDER: Omni Center continues its push to make peace, justice the chosen alternatives

“We must dare to think unthinkable thoughts. We must learn to explore all the options and possibilities that come our way in a complex and rapidly changing world. We must learn to welcome rather than fear voices of dissent. “ — U.S. Senator J. William Fulbright Omni means “everything”. The …

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We hire! Peace, Justice and Ecology Facilitator – Catholic Outlook

Peace, Justice and Ecology Facilitator – Mission Enhancement Team, Diocese of Parramatta Here is a unique opportunity to devote your passion for social justice to the advancement of the common good and the mission of the Church in Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains. Work within a dynamic, authentic and …

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Peace, Justice, Politics and Space: Fellowship Helps Two Wellesley Students Connect Diverse Interests | Projector

Most of this year’s Brooke Owens Scholars, female undergraduates and gender minorities interested in all areas of space and aviation, are majoring in fields one would expect: aerospace engineering, mechanics and electricity, space sciences, astrophysics, etc. But the group also includes students majoring in peace and justice studies, astronomy, international …

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Nigeria is relentlessly fighting for world peace and justice – Buhari | The Guardian Nigeria News

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia said the country would continue to seek peace and progress in Africa and other parts of the world, constantly pushing for justice, fairness and inclusion in global affairs. In a side meeting with Palestinian Prime Minister Mohammad Shtayyeh at the ongoing African …

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Nigerian and two other African activists win Peace, Justice and Human Rights award

December 23 (THEWILL) – Nigerian activist Wilson Atumeyi along with two other Africans have been recognized for promoting peace, justice and human rights across the continent. The award from Africans Rising, a pan-African movement, was in recognition of their selfless contributions to the achievement of democracy, justice, human rights and …

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A Better Society Cannot Be Built Without Peace and Justice: NA Vice President

KARACHI – Stressing the importance of justice, National Assembly Deputy Speaker Qasim Khan Suri said that a better society cannot be built without peace and justice in society. He expressed these views during his speech at the “Two-Day National Conference on Strengthening Parliamentary Oversight for Peacebuilding and Sustainable Development and …

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Kenosha activists call for peace and justice ahead of Kyle Rittenhouse trial

Jury selection for Kyle Rittenhouse’s trial begins Monday. Other members of the Rittenhouse coverage community told WISN 12 that tensions and anxiety are high as the trial approaches. executive director of Kenosha Leaders. “Either way, we want everyone to stay peaceful because it’s about getting justice for two young men. …

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Brunswickers hope for peace and justice ahead of trial

Residents said they didn’t think residents would cause any problems during or after the trial, but said people from out of town could. BRUNSWICK, Georgia – Less than a week before the men charged with Ahmaud Arbery’s death stand trial, community members in the small town of Brunswick, Georgia, said …

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The Non-Aligned Movement contributes to world peace and justice – Middle East Monitor

The Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) contributes to peace, justice and solidarity in the world, the Azerbaijani president said on Monday, as the group celebrates its 60th anniversary. The Non-Aligned Movement met in the capital of Serbia, Belgrade, for a high-level commemorative meeting. “NAM has played an important role on the international …

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Religious leaders and police officers from Delco take part in a march for peace, justice and unity

Released: October 8, 2021 Members of law enforcement and leaders of faith-based organizations from across the county joined the community in a march for peace, justice and unity on October 8. The march, organized by Delaware County Sheriff Jerry Sanders, the Media Borough Police Department, Second Baptist Church and Delaware …

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The March for Justice of Peace and Unity will take place on October 8

Released: September 30, 2021 Delaware County Participates in National Faith & Blue Program Delaware County Sheriff Jerry Sanders is spearheading an initiative to include Delaware County law enforcement, faith-based organizations and the community in the National Faith & Blue event, which has taking place October 8-11 this year. Faith & …

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Women’s and children’s rights advocate promotes peace, justice and development

Women’s and children’s rights activist Rima Salah spoke to BYU law students on September 23 after receiving a 2021 Peacemaker Award from the Center for Peace and Conflict Resolution. Salah encouraged students to get involved and commit to building a peaceful world, starting today. (Megan Spencer) An internationally recognized advocate …

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Thursday Morning Poets to Join Global Demonstration for Peace, Justice and Sustainability via 100,000 Poets for Change

NEW | CHARACTERISTICS | OVERVIEW | EVENTS originally published: 23/09/2021 Following their first in-person appearance at this year’s New York City Poetry Festival on Governors Island, the Thursday Morning Poets, who represent New York’s great cultural and ethnic diversity, will be making their voices heard online for social change as …

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FG: Peace, justice, responsible institutions essential to the achievement of the sustainable development program

By François Ndubuisi Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Ms. Zainab Ahmed, said the federal government recognizes that peace, justice and accountable institutions are essential for achieving Nigeria’s sustainable development agenda. She therefore observed that the challenge is clear, adding that the top priority for African countries, including Nigeria, …

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Whatcom Peace / Justice Center to organize International Day of Peace | New

Recognized by the United Nations since 1982 and the city of Bellingham since 2010, International Day of Peace is a day to imagine what the world can be like without weapons, violence and oppression. In solidarity with people around the world, the Whatcom Peace & Justice Center (WPJC) will host …

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Belmont Cragin parishes unite to demand peace and justice – Chicagoland

On the scorching afternoon of August 28, with temperatures in the 90s and high humidity, more than 80 parishioners of Saint John Bosco, Saint James the Apostle and Saints. The parishes of Genevieve and Stanislaus Bishop & Martyr passed through the neighborhood of Belmont Cragin, stopping to pray at places …

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Bikers join the call for peace and justice

APPROXIMATELY 800 cyclists from 66 different biker groups in Pampanga participated over the weekend in the Bike for Peace and Justice. The bike race aims to call for peace and justice for all victims of human rights abuses and to condemn alleged atrocities by Communist-Terrorist Groups (CTGs), including the murder …

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Cardinal Bo calls for prayers for peace and justice in May

YANGON, Myanmar (CNS) – Cardinal Charles Bo of Yangon encouraged Catholics to recite the rosary and participate in Eucharistic worship for peace and justice in Myanmar ruled by the military. Ucanews.com reported that the cardinal had requested prayers throughout the month of May. He emphasized the intention to seek God’s …

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Peace, justice and protection of the Earth

The 51st Earth Day is Thursday, April 22. Are you planning to do something good for the earth? Homo sapiens has not really been kind to the earth and its other inhabitants. Humans have this weird idea that anything can be done to earth and all of its other children …

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They want peace, justice and democracy in Myanmar

Nonviolence fights with strong hope, but they need our support By Claus Kiaer Over 20 years ago, I was trying to travel to Myanmar for the first time. For 8 years I tried to get a visa until I succeeded in 2009. My first trip coincided with the opening of …

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UPDATE: Religious leaders in Minnesota pray for peace and justice in Floyd trial

MINNEAPOLIS (CNS) – Archbishop Bernard A. Hebda of St. Paul and Minneapolis prayed on March 7 for peace and justice during the upcoming trial of a former white city policeman accused of the death of George Floyd, an African American. He died in police custody last May. The Archbishop met …

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Minnesota Religious Leaders Pray For Peace And Justice In Upcoming Trial Of Former White Policeman In George Floyd Death

Archbishop Bernard A. Hebda of St. Paul and Minneapolis leads a prayer at the Hennepin County Government Center during a gathering of pastors and clergy on March 7, 2021, ahead of jury selection in the trial of the Former police officer Derek Chauvin, who is on murder charges in the …

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Pope’s prayer for the victims of the war in Iraq: Peace, justice and serene coexistence

Amid the ruins of Mosul, Pope Francis prays for the victims of the war in Iraq and across the Middle East. By the editor of Vatican News Pope Francis arrived at the Hosh al-Bieaa center in Mosul on Sunday morning where he prayed, among the ruins and with the Iraqi …

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Logan Family Gymnasium Groundbreaking Ceremony Celebrates Peace, Justice and Unity

The Town of Evanston and Friends of the Robert Crown Center officially opened the Logan Family Gymnasium earlier this month in a ceremony attended by members of the Logan family, the Evanston Parks and Recreation Board and friends of the Robert Crown Center. The public was invited to attend the …

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Spalding University launches anti-racism program to promote peace and justice through education

On Martin Luther King Jr.’s Day, Spalding University in downtown Louisville announced that it is launching an online anti-racism training and professional development program that is aligned with its mission to promote peace and justice through education. “Restorative Practices for Anti-Racism Travel” is a series of virtual courses that will …

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Communities In Schools ® (CIS ™) issues statement in support of peace, justice and democracy

ARLINGTON, Virginia., January 7, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Communities in schools® (CIS ™), the national organization that ensures that every student, regardless of race, postcode or background of marginalization, has what they need to be successful in school and beyond, has released the following statement today: “Yesterday morning our …

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UNODC will host a special dialogue on strengthening peace, justice and the SDGs through education today, get details here

Sign up for updated results UNODC E4J Global Dialogue Series: The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) is organizing its “E4J Global Dialogue Series” from December 1-4, 2020, which aims to empower children, youth and educators and promote the rule of law . As part of this series, …

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Editorial: We must be witnesses of peace, of justice in the aftermath of the elections

Elections are, by definition, fraught with tension, because they create winners and losers. But never in our lifetime have we been confronted with the very real possibility – indeed, the probability – that violence could erupt in the aftermath of election day, if not during it. A foundation of our …

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Brockton Churches Hold Synchronized Prayer Events for Peace and Justice

BROCKTON – Believers in Brockton pray for peace and equality in the face of police abuse and racial injustice. But it will take more than prayer, said a church leader. “Prayer is a beginning that lays the proper foundation for the work that needs to be done,” said Reverend Manny …

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Development and security are based on peace, justice and inclusion – World

by Diana Quick A statement shared by peacebuilding organizations International Day of Peace, September 21, 2018 ChildFund is one of dozens of international and national peacebuilding organizations that have come together to publish a statement on the occasion of the International Day of Peace, September 21. The declaration, which precedes …

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Peace, Justice and Conflict Studies

House iconHomePeace Studies Peace, Justice and Conflict Studies (PJCS) is an interdisciplinary field of study that addresses issues of war, social oppression and violence, and the challenges of implement non-violent conflict resolution and social justice. The PJCS program serves to focus knowledge from various disciplines to converge on issues of …

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