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SIPAZ accompanying a march of indigenous people in Palenque, Chiapas

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Human Rights

A Balanced Perception of Religion in International Relations

Kulska begs the question of what role religion should play in International relations and peace keeping, offering examples to demonstrate how religion can and has functioned as a beneficial political tool.  3,866 more words

Communication And Culture

Colombia suspends air strikes against FARC camps

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos has ordered government forces to suspend air strikes against camps belonging to FARC rebels.

The move comes days after the FARC began a month-long unilateral ceasefire in a bid to accelerate peace talks. 176 more words

State Building

10 Ways Language Learning and Peace Education Mix

For many language learners and peace educators, the crossover between the fields of language acquisition and peacebuilding are clear.  Here are 10 of the ways the two lenses complement each other. 696 more words

Featured Resources

Essay Series on the Congo: AMANI ITAKUYA II


Even outside of the West, discourses on “the Congo” are pervasive and chronologically reaching. From colonial to post-colonial independence and contemporary Congo, trouble has seemed to be constant. 242 more words

East & Central

Trying to explain my job

When people ask what I do for a living, it is often difficult to explain. If I say peacebuilding, localization and National Action Plans or implementing the United Nations Resolutions that focus on women, peace and security – people give me a sideways look that tells me they have no idea what I am talking about. 591 more words

Africa