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Vision of Humanity: Despite global peace levels remaining stable over the last year, the world is less peaceful today than it was in 2008
The 2015 Global Peace Index reveals an increasingly divided world: many countries achieve historic levels of peace, while strife-torn nations continue to degrade into violence. Explore the data for yourself on the interactive Global Peace Index map. [...]
WRI DIGEST Andrew Steer on The Pope and the Case for Climate Action WRI President and CEO Andrew Steer - the son of a preacher - met recently with Pope Francis and top cardinals at the Vatican. He offers his reflections on that meeting and the Pope's upcoming Encyclical on climate [...]
Public #RooftopRevolution - Pictures! Podcasts! Postcards! INSIDE--> Last week, we provided the Public Rooftop Revolution in pictures with a webinar presentation co-hosted with Applied [...]
You’re invited: Global Tele-Summit June 13th, 12 noon Eastern Time (USA) – 100-Day Countdown to the International Day of Peace – hear from Ban Ki-moon, Jane Goodall, peacemakers
www.WE.net Summer of Peace 2015 Launch Event Join us on a Global Tele-Summit June 13th 12 noon to 1:30PM Eastern Time (USA) For the 100-Day Countdown to the International Day of Peace "Partnerships For Peace - Dignity For All" You'll hear from UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, Dr. Jane [...]
Please take the opportunity to watch the Preview of the Peace Day Global Broadcast and spread the word to your contacts. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information [...]
U.N. Urged to Put Global Citizenship at Centre of Post-2015 Development Agenda By Thalif Deen UNITED NATIONS, Jun 12 2015 (IPS) - When Denmark hosted the World Summit on Social Development (WSSD) in March 1995, one of the conclusions of that international gathering in Copenhagen was to create a new social [...]
NYT Poll: 85% of Americans Want Fundamental Money-In-Politics Reform Sign your name to support the transformational Fair Elections Now Act >> Sick and tired of politicians listening to Wall Street bankers, Comcast lobbyists, billionaires – or whoever else can cut them a fat check – instead of you? So is the rest of the [...]
Projects we think you'll love. Photo: USFWS On June 8th, people across the world will celebrate World Oceans Day, a day set aside to honor and protect our oceans. To help you participate in World Oceans Day, we've put [...]
The best health care system in the world? Nonsense!; 9 things to know about Martin O'Malley; Anti-Hillary groups to FEC: Take a hike; and more. Can't see our images? Click here to read this email in your browser. [...]
The best health care system in the world? Nonsense!; 9 things to know about Martin O’Malley; Anti-Hillary groups to FEC: Take a hike; and more.
The best health care system in the world? Nonsense!; 9 things to know about Martin O'Malley; Anti-Hillary groups to FEC: Take a hike; and [...]