Latin America Webinar Series. W1: Demilitarizing Security

By World BEYOND War, United4Change Center (U4C), Rotary Peace Fellowship Alumni Association, and Peace First, April 29. 2023

What: The focus of this webinar was on strategies for demilitarizing security. Specifically, it explored issues related to disarmament and divestment, the economics of peace and war, and the role of women in peace and security.

When: Wednesday, April 19, 2023, 6 – 8 pm ET

Who: Speakers:

Isabel Rikkers (Colombia)
Member of the Tadamun Antimili
– Topic: Disarmament and Divestment

Carlos Juárez Cruz (Mexico)
Mexico Director, Institute for Economics and Peace, Rotary Peace Fellow
– Topic: The Economics of Peace and War

Otilia Inés Lux de Cotí (Guatemala)
ONUMUJERES from Latin America, the Caribbean, and Guatemala
– Topic: Women, Peace, and Security

This 5-part webinar series is a collaborative venture between United4Change Center (U4C), Peace First, The Rotary Peace Fellowship Alumni Association, and World BEYOND War (WBW).

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