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Project Ploughshares and Amnesty International call out Canadian government for international treaty violations
This month, Core Collaborator at the Centre, Project Ploughshares released its latest special report in partnership with Amnesty International. Championed by Project Ploughshares' Executive Director Cesar Jaramillo and Researcher Kelsey Gallagher, "No credible evidence: Canada's flawed analysis of arms exports to Saudi Arabia" explores how Canadian-made weapons are being used in the war in Yemen, violating international human rights commitments.
Union Co-operative provides permanent rental affordability through community ownership
For Grebel Peace Incubator participant, Union Sustainable Development Co-operative, summer 2021 has been marked with progress. As Union moves even closer to purchasing its first property, Member Engagement Specalist, Melissa Bowman met with Centre for Peace Advancement Communications Assistant, Katie Fry to discuss Union's recent and upcoming developments.
Each year on September 21, the Centre celebrates the International Day of Peace. See the Peace Week schedule to learn more about how the Centre is connecting to this year's theme "Recovering better for a sustainable and equitable world" from September 20-24, 2021.
Call for proposals: Indigenous-Mennonite Encounters in Time and Place Submissions are now being accepted from academics, activists, artists, community members, and students who wish to contribute to the Indigenous-Mennonite Encounters in Time and Place conference in May 2022. Proposals can include paper presentations, roundtables, artistic contributions, workshops, and storytelling. Proposals are due September 30, 2021.
MEDA Convention 2021: Rising Together Connect with MEDA community members to share resources, knowledge, and access to opportunities that will help communities and organizations grow further, and more sustainably. Register for updates and to attend the 2021 MEDA Convention in Atlanta, Georgia from November 4 - 7, 2021.
August's most popular tweet
After too long with doors closed, the #GrebelGallery will finally launch its next exhhibit in a few weeks. Mark your calendars:
@yasmeennematt's "Not Traumatic Enough for a Shock Blanket" opens on September 7th!
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