Monthly Archives: June 2013

The International Peace in Syria Initiative Meets with Government and Opposition in Damascus and Lebanon

The Edinburgh Peace and Justice Centre supports the International Peace in Syria Initiative. Since September 2012 the Peace in Syria Initiative has undertaken consultations inside and outside Syria. Between June 2 and 8, the Peace in Syria Initiative met with …

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Upcoming ICAN action

Oxfam has a petition and further information regarding their response to the conflict. It can be accessed here. Upcoming ICAN action As part of CNDs work in the ICAN network, you might like to join ICAN groups worldwide in marking Nuclear Abolition Week, …

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Transform Now Ploughshares Convicted of Sabotage

In May Greg Boertje-Obed, Michael Walli and Sister Megan Rice were convicted of damage to federal property and sabotage. The court ruled that the convictions were defined by Congress as federal crimes of terrorism. They are currently in the Irwin …

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Iona Pilgrimage for Peace and Economic Justice Edinburgh Events Sunday & Monday 2/3June

Sunday 2 June. 3:00pm Walk with the Pilgrims from Currie to Edinburgh. Scout Hall in Currie, 45 Lanark Road West. Welcome the Walkers. On the Terrace. St Johns Church. 5:30pm. With Tessa Ransford, founder of Scottish Poetry Library and Peace and Justice Singers. Dinner …

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