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Latest peace events supplied by Network for Peace

Authentocracy: Joe Kennedy & Juliet Jacques in conversation

Wed, 06/02/2019 - 1:28pm
Wed, 13/02/2019 - 19:00 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  London

Join Joe Kennedy and Juliet Jacques to discuss our obsession with authenticity, and the ways it has been instrumentalised politically. We are entering, we are told, a post-liberal age.

External URL:  http://www.housmans.com/events.php Organised by:  Housmans Bookshop Member:  Organiser is an NFP member Price:  Entry £3 redeemable against any purchase Venue:  Housmans Bookshop, 5 Caledonian Road, N1 9DX. Contact:  tel: 020 7837 4473 e: shop@housmans.com

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FAUTLINE: Poetry, Lisa Fannen

Wed, 06/02/2019 - 1:27pm
Sun, 10/02/2019 - 18:00 - 19:00 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  London

Lisa Fannen has been writing, and sharing words both solo and in collaboration with musicians.

External URL:  http://www.housmans.com/events.php Organised by:  Housmans Bookshop Member:  Organiser is an NFP member Price:  Free Venue:  Housmans Bookshop, 5 Caledonian Road, N1 9DX. Contact:  tel: 020 7837 4473 e: shop@housmans.com

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Red Utopias with Marylise Vigneau

Wed, 06/02/2019 - 1:25pm
Sat, 09/02/2019 - 19:00 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  London

Red Utopias is a collection of three books that bring together the photographs and texts of 10 European authors and photographers.

External URL:  http://www.housmans.com/events.php Organised by:  Housmans Bookshop Member:  Organiser is an NFP member Price:  Free Contact:  tel: 020 7837 4473 shop@housmans.com

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A Long Jihad: My Quest for the Middle Way by Muhammad Abdul Bari

Wed, 23/01/2019 - 11:17am
Tue, 12/02/2019 - 13:00 - 14:30 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  Liverpool

Discussion with the author on his recently published memoir.
Speakers:
Dr Salman Al-Azami and Muhammad Abdul Bari

External URL:  http://tutu.hope.ac.uk/ Organised by:  Archbishop Desmond Tutu Centre for War and Peace Studies Member:  Organiser is not an NFP member Venue:  Liverpool Hope University, Hope Park Campus, Room EDEN041 Contact:  tutu@hope.ac.uk

Welcoming refugees: Community challenges and perspectives

Wed, 23/01/2019 - 11:10am
Tue, 05/02/2019 - 12:00 - 13:30 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  Liverpool

Speakers:
• Nadine Daniel, National Refugee Welcome Coordinator, Mission & Public Affairs Division, Archbishops Council
• Sean Ryan, National Caritas Community Sponsorship Coordinator

Organised by:  Archbishop Desmond Tutu Centre for War and Peace Studies Member:  Organiser is not an NFP member Venue:  Liverpool Hope University, Hope Park Campus, Room LTC-A (Lecture Theatre A) Contact:  tutu@hope.ac.uk

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Pugwash Peace & Disarmament Conference – SYP UK Annual Conference.

Mon, 21/01/2019 - 10:11am
Sat, 23/02/2019 - 10:00 - 17:00 Regular event?:  This is a regular event Town/City:  London

 Student/Young Pugwash UK is collaborating with British Pugwash to host a major, one-day conference exploring the prospects for arms control and disarmament over the coming years.

External URL:  https://britishpugwash.org/sypuk2019/ Member:  Organiser is not an NFP member Venue:  SOAS, London.  Contact:  Bookings: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/pugwash-peace-disarmament-conference-the-annual-conference-of-syp-uk-tickets-52604267781

No War, No Warming: takeover at the British Museum!

Thu, 17/01/2019 - 11:25am
Sat, 16/02/2019 - 14:00 - 16:00 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  London Postcode:  WC1B 3DG

A blockbuster exhibition with stolen ancient Iraqi objects is on display - sponsored by the oil giant BP.

Organised by:  BP or not BP? Member:  Organiser is not an NFP member Venue:  British Museum

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Growth, degrowth and climate justice.

Thu, 17/01/2019 - 10:43am
Sat, 23/02/2019 - 12:00 - 17:00 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  London Postcode:  SE11 5SY

With Jason Hickel, author of The Divide: a brief guide to global inequality and its solutions. And Ann Pettifor, prizewinning economist and author of The Production of Money.

External URL:  https://www.globaljustice.org.uk/growth Organised by:  Global Justice Now Member:  Organiser is not an NFP member Venue:  Kennington Park Community Centre, Harleyford Street. Contact:  020 7820 4900

Routes to Peace in an Uncertain World

Wed, 16/01/2019 - 1:29pm
Tue, 05/02/2019 - 19:00 - 21:00 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  Leeds

Join Leeds City Council, Leeds Peace Links Group, Leeds Beckett University and Mayors for Peace in the inaugural lecture of their new 2019 series of international peace lectures.

Member:  Organiser is not an NFP member Venue:  Leeds Civic Hall Portland Crescent LS1 1UR Contact:  For all enquiries please email: R.Julian@leedsbeckett.ac.uk / S.Morris4@manchester.gov.uk

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Dr. Strangelove: Free Film & Discussion

Wed, 16/01/2019 - 1:26pm
Wed, 30/01/2019 - 19:00 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  Leeds

Join Yorkshire CND as they host a free film screening of Dr Strangelove, followed by discussion.

External URL:  https://yorkshirecnd.org.uk/event/dr-strangelove-free-film-discussion-leeds/ Organised by:  Yorkshire CND Member:  Organiser is an NFP member Venue:  Hyde Park Book Club 27-29 Headingley Lane Leeds LS6 1BL Contact:  Bookings: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/dr-strangelove-free-film-discussion-tickets-54525307663?fbclid=IwAR1wnjfsiU-Z07FZhLlRKtGbTSHFtXtwWZqWBNQ_0KYV8KhNZDY60ydTD0E

Hope in the Age of Trump – Leeds, Yorkshire CND AGM

Wed, 16/01/2019 - 1:24pm
Sat, 26/01/2019 - 14:30 - 17:00 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  Leeds Postcode:  LS1 5EB

Speakers will include: Professor Paul Rogers – Overview of Global Challenges. Janet Fenton – Progress of the UN treaty on Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons.

External URL:  https://yorkshirecnd.org.uk/ Organised by:  Yorkshire CND Member:  Organiser is an NFP member Venue:  Mill Hill Unitarian Chapel City Square Contact:  info@yorkshirecnd.org.uk

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A New International Order? Peacemaking after the First World War

Wed, 16/01/2019 - 12:13pm
Mon, 25/02/2019 - 13:00 - 14:15 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  London

A century after the Treaty of Versailles was signed in 1919, this session will reappraise the peace settlement that followed the First World War.

External URL:  http://www.lse.ac.uk/Events/LSE-Festival/NewWorldDisorders/Events/20190225/peace... Member:  Organiser is not an NFP member Venue:  Shaw Library, Old Building Houghton Street London WC2A 2AE Contact:  020 7405 7686

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Are We Asking the Right Questions? Reframing Peace and Security

Wed, 16/01/2019 - 12:02pm
Tue, 22/01/2019 - 16:00 - 17:00 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  London

In this talk Madeleine Rees, Secretary General of WILPF, addresses the past, present and futures of WILPF and considers whether, it is time to re-frame the structures on peace and security.

External URL:  http://www.lse.ac.uk/library/events/general/are-we-asking-the-right-questions-re... Member:  Organiser is not an NFP member Venue:  Library Education Room (Lower Ground Floor), LSE Library

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Multifaith Celebration for Mahatma Gandhi.

Thu, 10/01/2019 - 1:58pm
Sat, 09/02/2019 - 18:30 Regular event?:  This is a regular event Town/City:  London

Multifaith Celebration for Mahatma Gandhi.

The theme will be poetry

External URL:  http://www.gandhifoundation.org Organised by:  Gandhi Foundation Member:  Organiser is an NFP member Venue:  Unitarian Church, 31 Hoop Ln, NW11 8BS Contact:  0845 313 8419 contact@gandhifoundation.org

'Anarchism, Syndicalism and the Amsterdam Congress of 1907'

Thu, 10/01/2019 - 1:42pm
Thu, 31/01/2019 - 19:00 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  London

Presented by AUTONOMY NOW. With Anthony Zurbrugg.

External URL:  http://www.housmans.com/events.php Organised by:  Housmans Bookshop Member:  Organiser is an NFP member Price:  Free Venue:  Housmans Bookshop, 5 Caledonian Road, N1 9DX. Contact:  020 7837 4473

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Plastics and us: a relationship gone bad?

Thu, 10/01/2019 - 1:27pm
Mon, 25/02/2019 - 18:30 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  London

With Dr Stephanie Wright,

Organised by:  Friends of Le Monde Diplomatique Member:  Organiser is an NFP member Price:  £3, concessions £2, tickets on door. Venue:  Café Diplo at The Gallery, 70/77 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EL. Contact:  Info 07435 844 130 or see our website www.mondediplofriends.org.uk

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The impact of foreign interventions in Africa with Dr Alastair Fraser.

Thu, 10/01/2019 - 1:24pm
Mon, 04/02/2019 - 18:30 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  London

Western involvement in Africa extends from massive corporate investment in mineral extraction and technology, to direct government aid and a network of programmes run by NGOs.

External URL:  http://www.mondediplofriends.org.uk Organised by:  Friends of Le Monde Diplomatique Member:  Organiser is an NFP member Price:  £3, concessions £2, tickets on door. Venue:  Café Diplo at The Gallery, 70/77 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EL. Contact:  Info 07435 844 130 or see our website www.mondediplofriends.org.uk Wheelchair Accessibility:  Yes

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The Threat of Surveillance in an age of Technology

Thu, 10/01/2019 - 1:21pm
Mon, 21/01/2019 - 18:30 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  London

With Silkie Carlo.

Organised by:  Friends of Le Monde Diplomatique Member:  Organiser is an NFP member Price:  £3, concessions £2, tickets on door. Venue:  Café Diplo at The Gallery, 70/77 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EL. Contact:  Info 07435 844 130 or see our website www.mondediplofriends.org.uk

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NJPN Open Networking Day

Thu, 10/01/2019 - 1:18pm
Sat, 09/02/2019 - 10:30 - 13:30 Regular event?:  This is a regular event Town/City:  London

Phil Kingston, Christian Climate Action: 'With Extinction Rebellion in the November Actions in London'

External URL:  http://www.justice-and-peace.org.uk/njpn-meetings Organised by:  National Justice and Peace Network Member:  Organiser is an NFP member Venue:  CAFOD, Romero House, 55 Westminster Bridge Road, SE1 7JB Contact:  Ann at admin@justice-and-peace.org.uk, 020 7901 4864

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Church and Peace meeting.

Wed, 19/12/2018 - 11:29am
Sat, 23/02/2019 - 10:30 - 16:30 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  Birmingham

Keynote speaker will be Rev Al Barrett, an Anglican vicar who has been involved in an exciting journey of community building on a Birmingham estate over the last eight years.

External URL:  https://www.church-and-peace.org/en/23-february-2019-church-and-peace-meeting-in... Member:  Organiser is not an NFP member Venue:  Quaker Meeting House, 40 Bull St, Birmingham B4 6AF. Contact:  Barbara Forbes – forbesbarbarae@yahoo.co.uk Please register by 12th February 2019.

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