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According to numbers from the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, America accounted for 34 percent of total arms exports from 2013-17, with 98 countries buying American goods. The second-largest exporter in the world, Russia, accounted for 22 percent of weapon exports during that ...
Organized by the Center for Judaic, Holocaust and Peace Studies and ASU's Hillel chapter, eminent historian Prof. Konrad H. Jarausch. Jarausch, the Lurcy Professor of European Civilization at UNC-Chapel Hill, will give an evening lecture entitled “Broken Lives: How Ordinary German Jews and Gentiles Experienced the ...

By SU MYAT MON | FRONTIER. YANGON – Thabyay Education Foundation will next month launch an institute to train the next generation of leaders to take part in the peace process. The Peace Leadership and Research Institute aims to promote a culture of responsible leadership and evidence-based ...
Purdue will host a peace studies conference later this month, according to a press release. The conference will focus on social justice movements promoting the environment, equality, immigration reform, labor rights and peace. The "Visiting Peace and Justice Movements in the 21st Century" conference ...
George A. Lopez, Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., Professor Emeritus of Peace Studies at the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies at the University of Notre Dame, will receive an Honorary Degree of Doctor of Humane Letters during the St. John Fisher College, Rochester, New York, ...

The discussions kick off at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 10, with David Hooker, a core faculty member of the Kroc Institute of International Peace Studies at the University of Notre Dame. Hooker will speak on the topic of "Searching for a Reconfigured 'We the People,'" inviting audience members to ...
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Clinton Frederick Fink, beloved husband, caring stepfather, peace researcher, peace educator, peace activist, died on March 2, ... of the military industrial complex and the threat of a new world war, Fink committed his life to peace research, peace education and peace activism.
Lafayette was with King the morning he was shot, and he has been a leading proponent of nonviolent social change for some six decades, including with his leadership position at the University of Rhode Island's Center for Nonviolence and Peace Studies. In the green room before we went on camera, ...
A New Kind of Peace Studies: The Stock Market. When Israelis invest in stocks, they are more likely to support peace negotiations, new Stanford research shows. March 27, 2018|by Edmund L. Andrews. Email. A man stands in front of an electronic board displaying market data at the Tel Aviv Scholars found a surprising ...
However, Sweden's Stockholm International Peace Research Institute said in its annually updated arms trade register that Singapore acquired two systems and 200 Aster 30 missiles, with a reported contract value of €651 million (U.S. $805 million). The think tank also reported that one system and 100 ...
Then, speeches were given by Jennifer Gallagher, a member of Moms Demand Action, Professor Dale Wimberley, a member of Coalition for Justice and Brianna Sclafani, a peace studies student. Sclafani was a freshman in high school six years ago when the Sandy Hook shooting happened in her ...
LOWELL -- Nobel Peace Prize winner Tawakkol Karman is UMass Lowell's 2018 Greeley Scholar for Peace Studies. Karman is committed to the nonviolent struggle for the right of expression, the safety of women and women's rights to fully participate in peace-keeping efforts in her home country of Yemen.
El-Sissi rose to power after he led the military overthrow of an elected Islamist president, Mohammed Morsi, whose one-year rule proved divisive. Egypt was among the five largest weapon importers in the world in 2017, data from Stockholm International Peace Research Institute showed earlier this month.
On Friday, Ri also visited the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute for an off-the-record meeting on the situation in the Korean Peninsula and northeast Asia. The independent agency listed North Korea as having 10 to 20 warheads including “operational warheads held in storage and retired ...
A new report by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute details the growth in international arms sales in the last few years, with the Middle East and Asia showing the greatest increase in imports, and the US remaining the world's largest arms exporter. The new data shows that 10% more ...
The study by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), which examined the volume of international transfers of major weapons between 2008 and 2017, showed China's arms exports represented 5.7 per cent of the world's share of arms exports between 2013-17 – up by more than a ...

Nobel Peace Prize winner Tawakkol Karman, UMass Lowell's 2018 Greeley Scholar for Peace Studies, will lead programs for the campus and community during her visit to campus in April. Tweet Share Email. 03/06/2018. Contact: Nancy Cicco, 978-934-4944, Nancy_Cicco@uml.edu. LOWELL, Mass. – Nobel Peace Prize ...
In an effort to explore the relationship between psychology and conflict, the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, together with the American Psychological Association (APA) Division 48, will host the first Psychology and Peace Conference this weekend. The conference will include workshops, ...
Organized by ASU's Center for Judaic, Holocaust and Peace Studies and the USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research and co-sponsored by ASU's Departments of Anthropology, Cultural, Gender and Global Studies, English, and History, the German Studies Program, ASU's Honors College, ASU's ...
UNITED NATIONS — India is the world's biggest importer of weapons, accounting for 12 percent of global purchases over the past five years because it is not able to produce enough arms to meet its requirements, according to the authoritative Stockholm International Peace Research Institute.
by Kelly Langevin. Central Connecticut's Department of Peace Studies presented the event “Israel's Devastating Siege of Gaza” that focused on what can be done about the attacks taking place on the territory and put emphasis on a topic that often goes forgotten. The event took place on April 5. Ann Wright ...
On March 24, Kennesaw State peace and conflict studies students competed against international students in the second peace studies soccer match at the Owls Nest. The soccer match, advised by Dr. Pranaya Rana, a part-time instructor of peace studies, and led by Canyon North, the elected class ...
On Thursday, April 12, Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Memorial Day), the Center for Judaic, Holocaust, and Peace Studies along with Appalachian State's Hillel chapter and the Temple of the High Country and will organize a public reading of the names of European Jews murdered by the Germans and their ...
She followed that with two years as associate director of Mennonite Voluntary Service, based in Elkhart, while also completing a Master of Arts in Peace Studies at AMBS, where she studied with Gerber Koontz. Berry has a Master of Philosophy and a Ph.D. in constructive theologies, praxis and ethics from ...
The college also includes two stand-alone academic programs (Appalachian studies and fermentation sciences), Watauga Residential College, the Center for Appalachian Studies and the Center for Judaic, Holocaust and Peace Studies. A public historian, Specht taught in Appalachian State University's ...
Jim Hawdon is a professor of sociology and director of the Virginia Tech Center for Peace Studies and Violence Prevention. Credit: Virginia Tech. According to a recent study published in Violence and Gender, video games decrease the likelihood of producing hate material online and researcher Jim ...
According to Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, SIPRI, U.S. military spending will be three times that of China and ten times more than Russia. According to a White House official, the plan is still in "brainstorming" stages. "Right now, there's really no meat on the bones," the official told the ...
And now she is on a Strategic Research Initiative Fund (SRIF) fellowship with Auckland University of Technology where she hopes to be undertaking further groundbreaking Pacific and peace studies research with the PMC. Dr Frain's research in peace studies began in 2002 while studying aboard the ...
Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) is an international institute based in Sweden, dedicated to research into conflict, armaments, arms control and disarmament. Established in 1966, SIPRI provides data, analysis and recommendations, based on open sources, to policymakers, ...
He will spend an entire month in Kennesaw University, Georgia, United States, under the civic engagement program to learn more about conflict management, peace studies, and leadership and ethics. After their month-long program in Georgia, they are expected to organize community initiatives, ...
The African Centre for Justice and Peace Studies (ACJPS) calls on the Sudanese authorities to immediately put in place measures to protect civilians in and around Hasahisa IDP camp. ACJPS reiterates previous calls to the Sudanese authorities to ensure that the policing of assemblies must respect ...
She hopes folding cranes will prompt the children to actually visit the battle site to learn history and pass down their stories. Kinser Elementary School has been active in peace studies. Children donated paper cranes when a cave known as Chibichiri-gama, a site of mass suicide during World War Two, was ...
... the most serious one yet. We haven't got much time left to answer it. Dr. Susan T. Jackson is a Researcher at Stockholm University and an Associate Senior Researcher with the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute. The opinions expressed in View articles do not represent those of Euronews.
A new global index from Georgetown University and the Peace Research Institute of Oslo is the first measure to bring women's inclusion, justice and security together in a single ranking. Women & Girls spoke with leader author Jeni Klugman about why the world needs a new gender ranking.
Mohammed Amir Rana, director of the independent Pakistan Institute of Peace Studies in Islamabad, said the trust deficit between the two countries is an old story that won't be rewritten until Pakistan and the U.S. revise their expectations of each other, recognize their divergent security concerns and plot an ...
Much of our focus in fighting the war against militancy has understandably been in the tribal areas and the border regions with Afghanistan where militant groups have their main bases. But a new report by the Pak Institute of Peace Studies shows that outfits like the Islamic State are now gaining ground in ...
The African Centre for Justice and Peace Studies (ACJPS) is seriously concerned for the safety of a Darfurian student who has been detained incommunicado and without charge for two weeks by the National Intelligence and Security Services (NISS) in Khartoum. No reasons were given for his arrest in ...
Pakistan Institute for Peace Studies (PIPS) stated in their fresh report that Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan is still the most potent threat, followed by nationalist insurgents. PIPS is an independent research and advocacy think-tank. In their report, PIPS reveals that “Footprints of Daesh increasing, killed 153 in 6 ...
Islamic State Footprint on Rise in Pakistan, Says Report. The security report by Pakistan Institute for Peace Studies (PIPS) has stated that the IS, especially active in northern Sindh and Balochistan, was also behind the abduction and killing of two Chinese nationals last year. IANS. Updated:January 8, 2018, ...
Erin B. Corcoran, J.D., has been appointed Executive Director of the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies at the University of Notre Dame's Keough School for Global Affairs, beginning Jan. 15, 2018. Corcoran will help to oversee operations and staff administration at the Kroc Institute, one of the ...
Mohammed Amir Rana, director of the independent Pakistan Institute for Peace Studies, said that both Pakistan and the United States “need to realistically review their relationship and scale down expectation of each other.” “Pakistan cannot put all its eggs in the China basket,” he added, referring to the ...
Guest speakers Professor Jonathan Golden and author/activist Onyeka Nwelue, who will host two panels on conflict, resolution and Peace Studies. On ecology and sustainability, representatives from Hawaii, Texas and the Irish Surf zones will speak, and representing Native America Michelle Cooke and ...
According to a study by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, sales of weapons and military services by the world's largest 100 corporate military purveyors in 2016 (the latest year for which figures are available) rose to $375 billion. U.S. corporations increased their share of that total to ...
The Centre for Peace Studies said that a statement by Croatian Interior Minister Davor Božinović, that “to receive asylum, the first and basic precondition is a legal entry into Croatia,” was scandalous and inaccurate, reports Večernji List on December 31, 2017. “We consider as inappropriate, such ignorance ...
While in Sweden, Fallon plans to focus on the qualitative and quantitative methods of peace research in order to help smaller and mid-size organizations more effectively monitor and evaluate their peace programming and develop the research and evaluation capacity necessary to prove that their projects ...
Global arms sales are up, according to the latest report from the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute. The report shows that US group Lockheed Martin is now the world's top arms producer. And Brexit did not seem to have an effect on the arms sales of British companies, with BAE ranking ...
The Department of Foreign Affairs was “deeply concerned” that a Swedish peace research organisation referred to Ireland as “the 15th most important arms exporter to the Third World”. An urgent communication from the department to the Irish Embassy in Stockholm about the 1980 yearbook of the ...
The revolution will not be televised. It'll be sent to your inbox by us. sign up. It's unclear to scientists why socisn't given way to chaos, as the self-interested humans of The Purge so horrifically depicted. The teachings of Charles Darwin, father of evolutionary biology, say that natural selection favors selfish ...
The increase in global arms sales was the first in five years, the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute said. The institute also concluded that defense companies in the United States and Western Europe kept their dominant positions. Of the top 100 global defense companies, 63 were based in ...


 

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