Research reveals that the poorest are paying more they earn in a day for a single meal. This stark inequality is driving the global hunger crisis and weakening the foundations of peace in the world. ReportedContinue reading
“Having spent my life as an activist within a civil society organisation, working both in UN corridors and in collaboration with social movements on the ground, I am firmly convinced that substantial change and realContinue reading
Most of the energy used in the world economy comes from non-renewable sources. Analysts fear that the expanding extraction of energy will not keep up with the expanding economy and …well… the economy will deflateContinue reading
Pope John Paul II, in October 27, 1986, invited representatives from 12 different religions to Assisi each was asked to bring a peace prayer from their tradition. The prayers were shared in a special ceremony. Swedish musician Peter Elmberg set the prayers to music and is set to perform them this year in conjunction with the World Day of Peace.
PeaceCast.tv is an online media channel airing content provided by people and organizations worldwide engaged in new cultures of peace and prosperity. We make visible the reality and possibility of peace in our time. Streaming live asContinue reading
The International Day of Peace (“Peace Day”) is observed around the world each year on 21 September. Established in 1981 by unanimous United Nations resolution, Peace Day provides a globally shared date for all humanityContinue reading
A case study at Caux conference this year, we featured an Appalachian town called Coaltown struggling to leave the extractive, fossil based paradigm to embrace a regenerative, evergreen mindset. One item that came up was workers being retrained in solar energy. News from the area talk of an NGO doing something similar.