On Feb 16, 6-8:00 pm at the Mills International Center, Professor Michael Dreiling will screen his revelatory documentary, A Bold Peace, on the impact of Costa Rica’s radical choice of national disarmament.
PeaceJam Northwest is hosting its 2016 Slam on Saturday, Sept 24th from 9am-4pm at North Eugene High School. The event features Flordemayo, former member of the International Council of 13 Indigenous Grandmothers. Breakfast and lunch will be served. Cost of the event is $25 per person, and scholarships are available
Nobel Laureate, Jody Williams, to visit and speak at UO on April 22nd, 2016 at Straub 156 at 6:30pm.
The film will be shown on Monday, February 22nd at 7-9pm, 207 Chapman Hall.
The following is a reflection by Caellagh Morrissey, an undergraduate student, who was partially funded by the Global Justice Program to attend a workshop on human rights in NY.
June 5th, 2015
3:30 – 5:00 p.m.
140 Allen Hall
Check out the video here!
Government Decision-Making in Times of Genocide and Mass Atrocities
EUGENE, Ore. – The University of Oregon’s Genocide Prevention Initiative and the independent non-profit institute, Decision Research, will sponsor two events open to the public: a keynote speech by Ambassador Princeton Lyman on “Responding to Mass Atrocities: Personalities, Politics, and Principle” on April 9th, and an Open Panel Discussion,“Preventing Mass Atrocities and Genocide: Strategies for the Future” on April 10th. Admission is free for both events. All are welcome.