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Greenham in Common – webinar

The ‘Greenham in Common’ webinar is now available to watch below, or via this link. Peace Education Scotland and Glasgow Women’s Library (GWL) held this online gathering in August 2021 – bringing intergenerational activists and audiences together on the 40th … Continue reading

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Kenneth McNeil Memorial Event

Kenneth McNeil was a founder member of Peace Education Scotland, and a member of Scottish CND from its formation in 1958 until he died, in February 2021. Peace Education Scotland are hosting an event in Kenneth’s honour at the Pearce … Continue reading

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Online Event – Catastrophe: The Environmental Impact of Nuclear Weapons

Parliamentarians and members of the public are warmly invited to this parliamentary event (in COVID free times it would have been in the Parliament), hosted by Ross Greer MSP. Join us for an evening in conversation with Leona Morgan (Don’t … Continue reading

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Environmental Costs of Nuclear Weapons

COP26 Resources Our booklet “Environmental Costs of Nuclear Weapons” is a useful resource for educators, politicians, or anyone wishing to have an informed debate on nuclear weapons. Covering topics such as climate and resource related conflicts, adverse effects from nuclear … Continue reading

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Greenham in Common – online event

From Peace Education Scotland and Glasgow Women’s Library :- Greenham in Common is an online gathering bringing intergenerational activists and audiences together on the 40th year anniversary of the beginning of Greenham Common Women’s Peace Camp. This event will celebrate … Continue reading

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Remembering Kenneth McNeil

Kenneth was a founder member of Peace Education Scotland, and a member of Scottish CND since it formed in 1958. He served on the executive of SCND in the 1960s, a period which saw huge anti-nuclear rallies before the arrival … Continue reading

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United Nations and the TPNW

We are pleased to release a new resource on the United Nations. This resource is a basic review of the role of the United Nations in the creation of international law.   We use the example of the Treaty on the … Continue reading

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Looking for new committee members

Peace Education Scotland is looking for volunteer members for our committee. If you have an interest and/or experience in education and nuclear issues and would like to help out please get in touch with us at info@peaceeducationscotland.org The level of … Continue reading

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Free Dundee Film Night, 4 Dec, Nuclear Testing – Anointed” & “The Polygon”

Peace Education Scotland & One World Centre Dundee invites you to: Free film night – nuclear testing “Anointed” & “The Polygon” Wed, December 4, 2019, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Abertay University, Tiered Lecture Theatre (2517), Main Building, Dundee, DD1 1HG Book … Continue reading

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‘The War Game’: Censorship, War and the Media – Glasgow Caledonian University, 6 Nov

GCU’s School for Business and Society is delighted to be delivering this event as part of the Economic and Social Research Council’s (ESRC) Festival of Social Sciences 2019 #ESRCFestival. Tickets here Though over 50 years old and shot in black and white, … Continue reading

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