Peace Education and Action for Impact is a new initiative developed by World BEYOND War in collaboration with the Rotary Action Group for Peace. This project is aimed at preparing young peacebuilders and will start in September. To apply or to learn more, contact World BEYOND War Education Director Phill Gittins.
Here comes our fifth book club. The first four have sold out, and this may be the most exciting one yet. Between flight and fight lies a mysterious third path called the Way Between, and young shepherdess and orphan Ari Ara must master it . . . Learn more and register here.
Join California Chapter + Special Guest George Lakey: California for a World BEYOND War has an exciting webinar coming up that you won’t want to miss: on Thursday, June 17 at 7:00pm Pacific Time we will welcome as our special guest the renowned activist, sociologist, and writer George Lakey! Lakey believes that this is a moment for peace movement expansion. On the evening of June 17, he will propose a new initiative. Register here!
How can walking lay a path for a world beyond war? The Abraham Path Initiative (API) has been developing walking trails in Southwest Asia (aka “the Middle East”) since 2007.
In this webinar, we will explore the work, successes, and challenges of creating walking trails in a region known for conflict, and how to take part in the future. Learn more and register.
Volunteer Spotlight: Patterson Deppen. This month’s Volunteer Spotlight features Patterson Deppen, a researcher with WBW’s No Bases campaign as well as a volunteer on our events team. Pat says, “…my research on military bases has taken me around the world (virtually) and put me in contact with some of the most committed anti-war, anti-imperialist, anti-capitalist, anti-racist, and anti-militarist organizers and activists around the world.” Read Pat’s story.
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