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Lectures and Presentations

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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Revealing an increasingly divided world – Special Presentation on the 2015 Global Peace Index

Webcast “2015 Global Peace Index” Thank you for joining our special presentation on the 2015 Global Peace Index featuring Aubrey Fox, Executive Director of the Institute for Economics and Peace. More questions for the presenter? The discussants? Other questions? Send an em
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Webcast: Structurally Transforming Militarism for Peace

Thank you for joining the War Prevention Initiative for this online webinar with our guest John Lindsay-Poland. John has written about, researched and organized action for human rights and demilitarization of US policy in Latin America for more than 30 years. As a veteran human rights
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Special Lecture – Narratives in Peacebuilding and Peace Obstruction

“You MUST Listen!” Israeli and Palestinian narratives in peacebuilding and peace obstruction In this talk, Dr. Chaitin presented a conceptualization of four different kinds of personal narratives of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, two of which usually hinder peacebuilding efforts be
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WPI at Fellowship of Reconciliation Conference

Dear Workshop Attendees, It was a great pleasure to talk with you about the Global Peace System. On our website you can find several of the resources I discussed. Here are a few direct links: Introductory video – Click here Global Peace System Study Guide and Global Peace System
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Engaging Rotarians Special Lecture

EVENT OVERVIEW: “Civil Society Organizations should develop and put into practice strategies that embrace the cultural and systemic root causes and learn new ways to influence the political and social systems.” (Michael Narberhaus, Founder Smart CSOs) The role is civil society organiz
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Promoting Nonviolence, Addressing Hate & Preventing Global Conflicts: The Role of Media Outlets

Dr. Joseph G Bock and Dr. Abbee Corb headline a special one-day event for change agents and stakeholders held at Portland State University on May 31, 2013. Attendance of this event is free and open to the public, but online pre-registration is required. This seminar-style event will i
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