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War Prevention Initiative of Jubitz Family Family Foundation at 2018 Peace and Security Funders Group Annual Meeting

War Prevention Initiative Executive Director attended 2018 Peace and Security Funders Group (PSFG) Annual Meeting in Minneapolis, MN. This network of private, public and family foundations in the realm of peace and security gathers annually to discuss the latest trends and best practi
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War Prevention Initiative presentation on Global Peace System.

War Prevention Initiative Executive Director held a free public talk/workshop on the Global Peace System in the Spirituality on Tap series in Hood River, OR. The topic was “The Global Peace System”. The talk addressed the following: We are living in a time when wars and mi
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War Prevention Initiative of Jubitz Family Foundation at Global Leadership Foundation 2018 Annual Meeting

The Global Leadership Foundation (GLF) hosted its annual meeting in Bern, Switzerland in April of 2018. War Prevention Initiative Executive Director Patrick Hiller represented Al Jubitz, who is member of GLF’s International Council. GLF members and participants at the meeting sh
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War Prevention Initiative at “War Stories. Peace Stories. Peace, Conflict & The Media.”

“War Stories. Peace Stories. Peace, Conflict & The Media.” brought together journalists and peacebuilders in a one-day symposium in New York City on April 11,2018  The Jubitz Family Foundation was a proud sponsor of the event and War Prevention Initiative Executive Dir
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PeaceJam Northwest Conference 2018 with Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Shirin Ebadi

War Prevention Initiative Executive Director Patrick Hiller attended the 2018 PeaceJam Northwest Conference with Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Shirin Ebadi in Eugene Oregon (April 6, 2018). Addressing current events, Ebadi made a strong argument in favor of upholding the so-called Iran N
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War Prevention Initiative Co-Sponsors Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility Peace Writing Scholarship Awards Ceremony

We are pleased to co-sponsor Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility’s Peace Writing Scholarship Awards Ceremony. More information on this event at: https://www.oregonpsr.org/awards_ceremony 
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War Prevention Initiative Signs Pledge calling on the European Union to stop funding military research programs.

On behalf of the War Prevention Initiative, Executive Director Patrick Hiller signed the following pledge:  Europe has a long tradition of innovation and EU research programmes have been shown to be a powerful policy tool. The EU should continue to invest in civilian research areas th
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War Prevention Initiative at 2018 Peace and Security Funders Group Federal Policy Briefing

Early March 2018 the Peace and Security Funders Group (PSFG) convened the Federal Policy Briefing in Washington, D.C. to hear from policymakers and leading experts and advocates about the political environment and opportunities for advancing peace and security issues. War Prevention I
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War Prevention Initiative discusses North Korea on radio news program

War Prevention Initiative Executive Director Patrick Hiller discussed the situation on the Korean Peninsula through a conflict resolution lens on the KBOO Radio Evening News. You can listen to the full segment here: Key recommendations were: Talk without preconditions—we do not know w
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Measuring Peace

Measuring Peace: Using metrics of peace to transform conflict, alleviate human suffering, and address global poverty   Global inequality of peacefulness has widened in 2016 as least peaceful countries spiral into increased violence. Violence costs the world $ 13.6 trillion dollar
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