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The Alps-Adriatic Manifesto: New Politics for a Post COVID World

This Corona Connection introduces the Alps-Adriatic Manifesto, a declaration of regional trans-border collaboration and civic intention.  This Manifesto establishes “goals and processes of transcending separations and alienations that corrupt the peace possibilities in present international structures.”  We share this Manifesto as a potential learning framework suitable to a cosmopolitan vision of peace and global citizenship education. [continue reading…]

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Weapons or Wellbeing

The Global Network of Women Peacebuilders is launching a campaign to reduce arms spending: “Toward Human Security; Shifting the Focus of National Security from the State to the People.” Their proposal calls for diverting military spending toward the Women, Peace, and Security agenda. [continue reading…]

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Nuclear Weapons and COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has raised financial, moral, and ethical questions about spending on nuclear weapons versus spending on our health service. Peace Education Scotland has developed an information sheet for teachers and home educators which aims to summarize some of these issues. [continue reading…]