GDAMS social media storm

Yorkshire

As part of the Global Days of Action on Military Spending month of protest, join this social media storm. The release of the latest SIPRI global military spending figures gives us a fantastic opportunity to highlight the dangers of runaway military spending and the opportunity costs of diverting public resource from public health, common security and the climate crisis. Last […]

International & North American Launch of 21st Century Common Security Report

Yorkshire

The new Common Security 2022 report was released last week, on the 40th anniversary of the Palme Commission’s Common Security report that played a major role in ending the Cold War. The webinar on April 28, 2 p.m. EST (8 p.m. CEST), co-sponsored Peace Action, PeaceQuest in Canada and the IPB will serve as the North American launch of a realistically grounded but visionary initiative for […]

Leeds May Day 2022

Leeds Art Gallery The Headrow, Leeds, Yorkshire

Bring your union banners and your friends down to Leeds TUC's 132nd Annual Leeds May Day. Leeds CND will be there too!

Leeds & Wakefield Unite Community: Stop the War in Ukraine

Swarthmore Centre, Leeds Woodhouse Square, Leeds, Yorkshire

Stop the War in Ukraine Russian Troops Out Now No to NATO expansion No Nuclear War Hybrid meeting - speakers include: Alex Kenny- Stop the War Exec Colin Archer - Leeds CND

Nuclear power: the jobs myth – CND webinar

Yorkshire

Join this online event organised by CND’s trade union advisory group. New nuclear is being sold as a panacea for energy security and meeting decarbonisation targets. Indeed, the much trailed UK government emergency energy security strategy announced on April 7th, has new-nuclear central to this. Along with the promise of “secure, clean and affordable British energy for the long term” […]

Defining Peace (Exhibition Opening)

Kala Sangam St. Peters House 1 Forster Square, BD1 4TY City of Bradford St. Peters House 1 Forster Square, Bradford, Yorkshire

Defining Peace is a new exhibition from The Peace Museum, which asks the question “what is peace?”. As well as exploring the history of peacemaking through some of the museum’s collections, you’ll be able to add to the exhibition with your ideas about peace. Join them to launch this exhibition from 6-8pm on Tuesday 10 May. Tickets are free, but must […]

It’s time to act for true security – the environmental costs of militarization

Yorkshire

Our SCRAP event explores the impacts of the military on the environment and climate change, and the urgent need to re-think security. It is a unique opportunity to hear first-hand about the effects of nuclear colonialism on people in the global south and to reinvest effort in banning the nuclear weapons that threaten our entire planet. Leona Morgan is a […]

Feminist Voices for Peace from Russia (Webinar)

Yorkshire

Peace Movement in Action 3: Feminist Voices for Peace from Russia  Join the IPB and our partners in Russia for a discussion on the actions being taken to promote peace and nonviolence in Russia in light of the ongoing Russian invasion of Ukraine. All of the four speakers will offer a feminist perspective on social activities regarding peace and nonviolence […]

With Banners Held High 2022

Wood Street Wood Street, Wakefield, Yorkshire

Dust off those banners...With Banners Held High will be back on the streets of Wakefield this year. Come along with your banners, your flags and your placards and celebrate our history and plan for a green future. Assemble on Smyth Street from 10:45am, setting off at 11:30am, and arriving at Wood Street around 12:00pm.