Bill Kidd MSP in conversation with Sharon Dolev (Israel) and Emad Kiyaei (Iran) in discussion on progress in the process towards gaining a treaty for a weapons of mass destruction free zone, and an organisation, METO to negotiate and monitor it. For anyone with an interest in obtaining peace and stability in the Middle East. […]

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View the Opposing War Memorial Maquette – slide show on P&J activities – Make an Origami Peace Crane. 1pm. Bring and Share Lunch 1:30pm. Open Discussion on Peacebuilding in Scotland. Whats Been Happening at the P&J & elsewhere. Where do we go from here? The Peace and Justice Centre marks its 38th birthday on 21st […]

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There is a widespread support for the idea that Scotland and the UK should become a nuclear weapon free zone. Opposition to the renewal of Trident is an essential step toward this goal, but can Scotland truly be free of nuclear weapons as long as it is included within the NATO alliance? The Scottish Peace […]

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Are you interested in how to reform the United Nations and bring about a more peaceful world? Vijay Mehta, Chair of Uniting for Peace and Dr. Claire Duncanson, Senior Lecturer in International Relations at University of Edinburgh, explore how the UN can become a relevant organisation fit to tackle the challenge of 21st Century. Free […]

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Edinburgh Stop the War’s contribution to the 2018 Edinburgh World Justice Festival. Britain is one of the biggest suppliers of arms in the world. A significant part of this production takes place in Scotland. In this meeting we aim to look at the way the arms industry ruins lives around the world and distorts politics […]

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From Brexit to Windrush, from the Daily Mail to the Home Office, we are constantly assailed by anti-immigrant rhetoric. And it isnt just here – around the world, immigration is blamed for unemployment, homelessness, falling wages, strained public services, and almost every conceivable problem, and migrants are treated with suspicion and disdain. On both the […]

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Fully updated for the Immigration Act 2016 This half-day training looks at the rights of refugees and asylum seekers in the UK. The Immigration Act 2016 will withdraw asylum support from refused asylum seekers with children and make significant changes to the support regime for all asylum seekers. Service providers and the Third sector will […]

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