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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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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The Immigration Act 2016 takes further steps to bring control of  borders into our everyday lives. While migrants who fall foul of the immigration rules are criminalised by working and barred from accessing essential services, health workers, employers and even bank staff are all on the front line now and have responsibilities to assess immigration […]

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The rights of European Economic Area (EEA) migrants have been severely restricted over recent years leavings many without vital safety nets in times of crisis. Brexit may further threaten EEA nationals’ rights to live and work in the UK, even if they have lived in the UK for a long time. For housing providers, local […]

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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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