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Portraits of Reconciliation

Portraits of Reconciliation | MacPhail Peace and Conflict | Scoop.it
20 years after the genocide in Rwanda, these perpetrators and survivors are standing for forgiveness.
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Ghana peacekeepers remember Rwanda's genocide

Ghana peacekeepers remember Rwanda's genocide | MacPhail Peace and Conflict | Scoop.it
Without weapons, Ghana's peacekeepers saved many Rwandans through negotiations alone.
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Israeli teen activists say no to army draft

Israeli teen activists say no to army draft | MacPhail Peace and Conflict | Scoop.it
Dozens of teenagers sign letter saying they refuse to join the army over its role in the occupation of Palestinian land.
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"Peace is a full time job..." (Actor George Clooney) - YouTube

Actor George Clooney speaks of UN Peacekeepers. UN Peacekeeping website: http://www.un.org/Depts/dpko/dpko/ George Clooney, UN Messenger of peace: http://www...
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In words and deeds: Nelson Mandela on development and international justice | DevelopmentEducation.ie

In words and deeds: Nelson Mandela on development and international justice | DevelopmentEducation.ie | MacPhail Peace and Conflict | Scoop.it
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The Real Impact Of Environmental Disasters [Infographic]

The Real Impact Of Environmental Disasters [Infographic] | MacPhail Peace and Conflict | Scoop.it
When an environmental disaster occurs, it can be devastating to ecosystems. More often that not, the public only hears about these incidents when they first become a problem.
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World Gun Murder Totals

A part in Micheal Moores bowling for columbine movie showing anual gun murder totals for various countries around the world.
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The success of nonviolent civil resistance - TransConflict

The success of nonviolent civil resistance - TransConflict | MacPhail Peace and Conflict | Scoop.it
Between 1900-2006, campaigns of nonviolent civil resistance were twice as successful as violent campaigns.
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Before the Killing Begins: The Politics of Mass Violence

The phrase never again has been used for decades as a symbol of international resolve to never allow an abomination like the Holocaust to happen again. All n...
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12 Portraits of Heroic Rwandans Who Stood Up to Their Country's Genocide

12 Portraits of Heroic Rwandans Who Stood Up to Their Country's Genocide | MacPhail Peace and Conflict | Scoop.it
While the rest of the world stood by, these are the people who were brave enough to stand up.
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Building Peace

Fostering peace and human security and transforming violence through concrete peacebuilding in the world's most fragile states and complex conflict zones
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A First for Africa: an Advanced Degree in Gender and Peacebuilding

A First for Africa: an Advanced Degree in Gender and Peacebuilding | MacPhail Peace and Conflict | Scoop.it
Twenty-nine young Africans have just received master’s degrees in Gender and Peacebuilding, offered by Cheikh Anta Diop University in Sénégal, a brand new major focusing on the role of women in conflict resolution.
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TwitLonger — When you talk too much for Twitter

TwitLonger — When you talk too much for Twitter | MacPhail Peace and Conflict | Scoop.it
TwitLonger is the easy way to post more than 140 characters to Twitter (How do you feel about this?
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Video - Gender in Development and Post-Conflict Peace-Building - Claudia von Braunmühl

The nineties of the last century saw the advent of gender on the agenda of the academic discipline of International Relations. On the practical levels of int...

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▶ In the cause of Peace: Honouring 60 years of UN Peacekeeping - YouTube

Actor George Clooney speaks of UN Peacekeepers. UN Peacekeeping website: http://www.un.org/Depts/dpko/dpko/ George Clooney, UN Messenger of peace: http://www...
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20 Years of Talks: Keeping Palestinians Occupied | Visualizing Palestine

20 Years of Talks: Keeping Palestinians Occupied | Visualizing Palestine | MacPhail Peace and Conflict | Scoop.it
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Vision of Humanity

Vision of Humanity | MacPhail Peace and Conflict | Scoop.it
A ground-breaking milestone in the study of peace. For the first time, an Index has been created that ranks the nations of the world by their peacefulness and identifies some of the drivers of that peace.
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Thabo Mbeki: 'Justice cannot trump peace'

Thabo Mbeki: 'Justice cannot trump peace' | MacPhail Peace and Conflict | Scoop.it
The former South African president says balancing stability and rule of law is a principal challenge facing Africa.
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The fight of 'who is right' - perspectives in conflict - TransConflict

The fight of 'who is right' - perspectives in conflict - TransConflict | MacPhail Peace and Conflict | Scoop.it
Attempts at reconciliation should first begin by working to eliminate antagonism; namely by bringing two or more stories to the table and revealing to each party the perspective of 'the other'.
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