New Internationalist

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Issue 311

new internationalist
issue 311 - April 1999

ACTION
OWN THE PEACE
Create peace in your own community and country
and support peace processes in the Majority World.
Contact the following organizations:

INTERNATIONAL

PeaceJournalism
The Peace Media Research Centre’s e-magazine
www.peacejournalism.com

Commitment 2000 for a Culture of Peace and Non-Violence
(Sign the statement and undertake to contribute to a culture of non-violence),
Appeal of the Nobel Peace Prize
Laureates for the Children of the World,
BP 20797-60207,
Compiegne Cedex 2, France.
Fax: +33 3 44 86 39 07.
e-mail: nobel.appeal.2000@wanadoo.fr

Peace Brigades International
(civilian human-rights monitors),
5 Caledonian Road,
London N1 9DX, England.
Tel: +44 171 713 0392.
Fax: +44 171 837 2290.
e-mail: info@peacebrigades.org
Website: www.peacebrigades.org

WILPF International Office
Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom,
1 rue Varembe,
1211 Geneva 20, Switzerland.
Tel: +41 227 33 6175.
Fax: +41 227 40 1063.
e-mail: womensleague@gn.apc.org

INCORE
(Initiative on Conflict Resolution and Ethnicity, Academic research and information resource centre),
Aberfoyle House, Northland Road,
Derry BT48 7JA, Northern Ireland.
Tel: +44 1504 375 600.
Fax: +44 1504 375 510.
e-mail: incore@incore.ulst.ac.uk
Website: www.incore.ulst.ac.uk/about/index.html

International Alert
1 Glyn Street, London SE11 5HT, England.
Tel: +44 171 793 8383.
Fax: +44 171 793 7975.

 

AOTEAROA/NEW ZEALAND

NZ Foundation for Peace Studies
PO Box 4110, Auckland.
Tel: +64 9 373 2379.
Fax: +64 9 379 2668.
e-mail: peace@fps.pl.net
Website: www.peace.net.nz

Disarmament and Security Centre
PO Box 8390, Christchurch.
Tel/Fax: +64 3 348 1353.
e-mail: kate@chch.planet.org.nz

NZ Nuclear Free Peacemaking Association
PO Box 8541, Christchurch.
Tel: +64 3 329 6778.

Network Waitangi
Community House,
187 Cashel Street, Christchurch.
Tel: +64 3 365 5266.
Fax: +64 3 366 8535.

 

AUSTRALIA

Australian Nonviolence Network
PO Box 69, Brunswick, Victoria 3056.

Australians for Reconciliation
6 Horton St, Marrickville, NSW 2601.
Tel: 1800 060 266

Catholic Commission for Justice, Development and Peace
383 Albert Street, East Melbourne, Victoria 3002.
Tel: +61 3 9926 571.
Fax: +61 3 9926 5709.

Council for Aboriginal Reconciliation
3-5 National Circuit, Barton, ACT 2600.
Tel: 1800 807 071.
e-mail: car@dpmc.gov.au

International Women’s Development Agency
(including projects in Bougainville),
247 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, Victoria 3000.
Tel: +61 3 9650 5574.
Fax: +61 3 9654 9877.
e-mail: iwda@sub.net.au

 

BOUGAINVILLE

Foundation for Community Development in Bougainville
PO Box 338, Buka,
Bougainville/North Solomons Province,
Papua New Guinea.
Tel: +675 983 9789.

Leitana Nehan Women’s Development Agency
PO Box 86, Buka,
Bougainville/North Solomons Province,
Papua New Guinea.
Tel/Fax: +675 983 9962.

 

BRITAIN

Campaign Against the Arms Trade
11 Goodwin Street,
Finsbury Park, London N4 3HQ.
Tel: +44 171 281 0297.
Fax: +44 171 281 4369.
e-mail: enquiries@caat.demon.co.uk
Website: www.gn.apc.org/caat

National Peace Council
(including Abolition 2000, a campaign to work for elimination of nuclear weapons by 2000),
88 Islington High Street, London N1 8EG.
Tel: +44 171 354 5200.
Fax: +44 171 354 0033.
e-mail: npc@gn.apc.org
Website: www.wagingpeace.org/

Peace Pledge Union
41B Brecknock Road,
London N7 0BT.
Tel: +44 171 424 9444.
Fax: +44 171 482 6390.
e-mail: info@ppu.org.uk
Website: www.ppu.org.uk
study & teaching resources Website: www.learnpeace.org.uk

Saferworld
(campaigns against the trade in small arms),
3rd Floor, 33/34 Alfred Place,
London WC1E 7DP.
Tel: +44 171 580 8886.
Fax: +44 171 631 1444.
e-mail: sworld@gn.apc.org
Website: www.gn.apc.org/sworld

 

CANADA

End the Arms Race
405-825 Granville St,
Vancouver BC V6Z 1K9.
Tel: +1 604 687 3223.
email: Info@peacewire.org

Option Paix
(Quebec-based peace magazine)
Mouvement Option Paix,
PO Box 1037, SUCCB,
Hull, Quebec J8X 3X5.
Tel: +1 819 684 1641.
e-mail: Bonmarc@infonet.ca

Project Ploughshares
(Canada’s national peace coalition)
Institute of Peace and Conflict Studies,
Conrad Grebel College,
Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G6.
Tel: +1 519 888 6541.
Fax: +1 519 885 0806.
e-mail: Plough@Ploughshares.ca
Website: www.Ploughshares.ca

Science for Peace
H02 University College,
15 King’s College Circle,
University of Toronto,
Toronto, Ontario, M5S 1A1.
Tel/Fax: +1 416 978 3606.
e-mail: sfp@physics.utoronto.ca
Website: http://scienceforpeace.sa.utoronto.ca

 

NORTHERN IRELAND

Cost of the Troubles Study
Unit 14, North City Business Centre,
2 Duncairn Gardens, Belfast BT14 2GG.
Tel/Fax: +44 1232 742 682
e-mail: MBE.Smyth@ulst.ac.uk

Families Against Intimidation and Terror Washington House,
14-16 High Street, Belfast BT1 2BD.
Tel: +44 1232 237 397.
Fax: +44 1 232 314 155.
e-mail: info@fait.org
Website: www.fait.org/

Northern Ireland Council for Integrated Education
10 Upper Crescent, Belfast BT7 1NT.
Tel: +44 1232 236 200.
Fax: +44 1232 236 237.
e-mail: development@nicie.org.uk
Website: www.nicie.org.uk

Peace People
224 Lisburn Road, Belfast BT9 6GE,
Northern Ireland.
Tel: +44 1232 663 465.
Fax: +44 1232 683 947.
e-mail: peacepeople@gn.apc.org
Website: www.globalgateway.com/peacepeople

Peace and Reconciliation Group
18-20 Bishop Street, Derry BT48 6PW.
Tel: +44 1504 369 206.
Fax: +44 1504 377 009.
e-mail: PeacePRG@aol.com

Victims and Survivors Trust
275-277 Falls Road, Belfast BT12 6FD.
Tel: +44 1802 567 332.
Fax: +44 1232 202 031.
e-mail: vast@iol.ie
Website: www.ireland.iol.ie/~vast

The Pat Finucane Centre
1 West End Park, Derry BT48 9JF.
Tel: +44 1504 268846.
Fax: +44 1504 266453.
e-mail: pfc@www.serve.com
Website: www.serve.com/pfc/

 

UNITED STATES

Center for Nonviolent Communication
(training and tips on how to handle conflict),
PO Box 2662, Sherman, Texas 75091.
Tel: +1 903 893 3886.
Fax: +1 903 893 2935.

Peace Action International Office
866 UN Plaza, Room 4053,
New York, NY 10017 1822.
Tel: +1 212 750 5795.
Fax: +1 212 750 5849.
e-mail: paintl@igc.apc.org
Website: www.webcom.com/peaceact

PeaceJam Foundation
2427 West Argyle Place,
Denver, CO 80211.
Tel: +1 303 455 2099.
e-mail: peacejam@aol.com
Website: www.peacejam.org

Women Against Military Madness
310 E. 38th St, No 225,
Minneapolis, MN 55408.
Tel: +1 612 827 5364.
Fax: +1 612 827 6433.

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