In light of today's disappointing announcement that American President Donald Trump has cancelled next month's Korean peace summit, it is more important than ever to lend your support and solidarity to Korean people and women's movements. Join feminist activist, Gloria Steinem, and Nobel peace laureate Mairead Maguire, by sharing in the call for a lasting peaceful resolution that includes the voices of women in the process! TAKE ACTION by tweeting a picture of yourself with one of our posters and showing your support with the hashtag. Down Load Poster Here
All Welcome To The Peace House An Evening With Dr Zarni - Thursday 12th April 7-9pm Looking At Genocide In Myanmar/Burma Dr Zarni is a scholar, educator and human rights activist with 30-years of involvement in the Burmese political affairs, Zarni has been denounced as an "enemy of the State" for his opposition to the Myanmar genocide. He is the co-author (with Natalie Brinham) of the first-academic study of Rohingya persecution using the genocide framework, “The Slow Burning Genocide of Myanmar's Rohingyas” (Pacific Rim Law and Policy Journal, Spring 2014), and more recently, “Reworking the Colonial-Era Indian Peril: Myanmar's State-Directed Persecution of Rohingyas and Other Muslims” (The Brown Journal of World Affairs, Fall/Winter 2017/18). As a student in the US, Zarni founded and led the Free Burma Coalition (1995-2004). Zarni has…
Nobel peace laureates Mairead Maguire, Shirin Ebadi and Tawakkol Karman call on Aung San Suu Kyi to end the genocide of the Rohingya people, perpetrated by the Burmese army. Aung San Suu Kyi has yet to acknowledge the atrocities carried out against the Rohingya people, who have been forced to flee the country. Mairead Maguire said: "The torture, rape and killing of any one member of our human family must be challenged, as in the case of the Rohingya genocide," Read more below: Call on Aung San Suu Kyi to end the genocide of the Rohingya people, perpetrated by the Burmese army.
We The Peace People appeal to all to sign the petition and demand that the Commander in Chief Senior General Min Aung Hlaing: Immediately end the military’s campaign of violence and crimes against humanity. Ensure free and unimpeded access to Rakhine state to humanitarian actors, the UN, independent journalists and human rights monitors and ensure their security. We won’t stop until the violence stops and system of apartheid is dismantled. Sign your name now & share. Stop the Ethnic Cleansing in Myanmar now
Nobel peace laureates Mairead Maguire, Tawakkol Karman and Shirin Ebadi, met with the Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today in Dhaka. They thanked her for all the work Bangladesh has done to shelter over one million Rohingya refugees. As a part of our Standing with #RohingyaWomen: Nobel Women Delegation 2018, the three laureates visited refugee camps near Cox's Bazar earlier this week. They shared with the harrowing testimony they had heard from over 100 Rohingya women refugees with the Prime Minister during their meeting. Myanmar must take responsibility for Rohingya genocide