Links


Planting Peace : www.plantingpeace.com

Created to increase awareness of Peace in all aspects of our lives and in particular to raise awareness of the annual U.N. International Day of Peace on 21st September.

Pierian Centre : www.pierian.co.uk

Established to provide the best possible environment for people to make practical and sustainable changes in all aspects of their lives. It also offers excellent conference facilities and meeting rooms in the heart of Bristol.

Bells Unbound : www.bells-unbound.com

At Noon on Sunday 25th March 2007 there is a world-wide ringing commemoration of the exact moment the Abolition of the Slave Trade Act became law in 1807. Bells Unbound is your Call to Action for a world-wide ring of Freedom!!

Peace One Day : www.peaceoneday.org

Jeremy Gilley’s website features information on his inspirational film and journey to create the fixed UN International Day of Peace.  You can buy the DVD, posters and t-shirts to support his work and make a commitment for celebrating 21st September.

Emissary of Light : www.emissaryoflight.com

James Twyman: “Our goal is simple – to help millions of people around the world enjoy the experience of deep inner peace, and to offer a variety of programs for extending that peace into our world.”

Ministry for Peace : www.ministryforpeace.org

Ministry for Peace is an organisation working for the creation of a Ministry for Peace within government.

World Peace Prayer Society : www.worldpeace.org

“The World Peace Prayer Society is dedicated to inspiring people to embrace compassion, to respect life and to live in harmony with one another. Peace on earth can only become a reality when all people rise above national boundaries, politics, religion and ideologies. We need to celebrate our cultural diversities rather than using them as a reason for conflict.”  Information about the Peace Poles Project too.

Seeds of Peace : www.seedsofpeace.org

Founded in 1993, Seeds of Peace is dedicated to empowering young leaders from regions of conflict with the leadership skills required to advance reconciliation and coexistence.

Veterans for Peace : www.veteransforpeace.org

Veterans working together for Peace & justice through non-violence. 

Peace Direct : www.peacedirect.org

Peace Direct supports grass roots peacebuilding in conflict areas.  In every conflict, there are local people working for peace.  Peace Direct funds their work, promotes it and learns from it.  With Peace Direct, you can support practical action to build a more peaceful world.

Bridges of Peace : www.bridgesofpeace.org

Bridges of Peace works to bring closer the time when people of the Middle East Region, especially those in Israel and Palestine, will live together in peace. Bridges of Peace creates possibilities for the people from all parts of society to meet in many diverse activities through which they can learn more about each other.

Nobel Peace Prize : www.nobelprize.org/peace

The ways and means to achieve peace are as diverse as the individuals and organizations rewarded with the Nobel Peace Prize.  Aside from humanitarian work and peace movements, the Prize has been awarded to a wide field of work including advocacy of human rights, mediation of international conflicts and arms control and disarmament.  The site includes some interesting articles on the Peace Prize.

Nuclear Age Peace Foundation : www.wagingpeace.org

The Nuclear Age Peace Foundation initiates and supports worldwide efforts to abolish nuclear weapons, to strengthen international law and institutions, and to inspire and empower a new generation of peace leaders.

Peace Pilgrim : www.peacepilgrim.com

From 1953 to 1981 a silver haired woman calling herself only "Peace Pilgrim" walked more than 25,000 miles on a personal pilgrimage for peace. She vowed to "remain a wanderer until mankind has learned the way of peace, walking until given shelter and fasting until given food." In the course of her 28 year pilgrimage she touched the hearts, minds, and lives of thousands of individuals all across North America. Her message was both simple and profound. It continues to inspire people all over the world.

Gandhi Foundation : www.gandhifoundation.org

The Gandhi Foundation was set up in 1983 to spread knowledge of the philosophy and teaching of Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948) in Britain.

World Conference of Religions for Peace : www.wcrp.org

The World Conference of Religions for Peace is the largest international coalition of representatives from the world's great religions who are dedicated to achieving peace. Respecting cultural differences while celebrating our common humanity, Religions for Peace is active on every continent and in some of the most troubled places on earth, creating multi-religious partnerships that mobilize the moral and social resources of religious people to address their shared problems.

Peace Games : www.peacegames.org

Peace Games imagines a world where every child has the skills, knowledge, supportive relationships, and opportunities to prevent violence and build safer communities. A world where individuals and institutions believe in the power of young people and that violence – in all of its forms – can be prevented. Peace Games believes that this goal is best achieved by building the capacity of schools and community groups to implement holistic, peace and justice education programs.

Thich Nhat Hanh : www.plumvillage.org

Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh.

Positive News : www.positivenews.org.uk

Positive News reports on issues rarely covered by the mainstream media and promotes the many enterprises that are working for a sustainable future.

Truce : www.truce.net

Truce has the aspiration to empower young people and create a dedicated, international day of youth-related football events and activities - to mark the UN International Day of Peace, September 21st 2006.

Only Love Prevails : www.onlyloveprevails.org

This project is seeking 80,000 people who are willing to be part of an experiment to see if we can shift the world's perception of "good and evil" to a perception of love. It won't cost you any money and will take only seconds a day. We believe we are all one mind and that if enough people (critical mass) could shift their own personal perception—change their minds—about the existence of evil, then the whole planet could shift into a perception of love.

ProfessionalBands.com : www.professionalbands.com

Professional Bands for all occasions.

Musical Songs : www.musicalsongs.com

Book a quality band for your event. Choice of different styles and genres including pop, rock, funk, jazz, folk, solo harpist and more.

KJ-Band : www.kj-band.com

Live music entertainment for weddings, parties, corporate events.