Blogs

17 Aug 2013

People in the Edinburgh area should look out for a unique opportunity to taste a process which gives a creative say about Scotland's future next Tuesday, 20th August, in the Thinking Together event put on jointly by So Say Scotland, Just Festival and the Quakers in Scotland.

17 Aug 2013

There must be a full and impartial investigation into the violent dispersal of sit-in protests in Cairo this week, says Amnesty International.

17 Aug 2013

The global development NGO War on Want is calling on supporters to take action to help abolish the UK’s tax havens as soon as possible.

16 Aug 2013

World Council of Churches General Secretary Dr Olav Fykse Tveit has called for prayers for healing, justice and peace for all Egyptians.

16 Aug 2013

Survival International has obtained detailed plans for the forced relocation of Bushmen by a local council in western Botswana, despite a High Court ruling prohibiting eviction.

16 Aug 2013

In recent years, practitioners engaged in the fields of mediation, conflict resolution and peacebuilding have begun to explore the role arts can play in helping communities to move from protracted conflict to just and sustainable peace. Theodora Hawksley reports on a significant research project in the area revolving around the potential and actual role of religion.

16 Aug 2013

Concern is increasing over the plight of Egypt's Christians and other minorities, as church burnings, hate speech and killings continue.