Articles by International Peace Bureau, Nobel Peace Laureate

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Global Days of Action on Military Spending New Infographic
International Peace Bureau, Nobel Peace Laureate – TRANSCEND Media Service, 3 May 2021

27 Apr 2021 – Our campaign has prepared this infographic, which intends to make visible the opportunity cost of global military expenditures (1.98 trillion $). It illustrates current levels of military spending, also divided in shares, and compares them with the cost of human security-oriented programmes.

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Youth Summit against NATO
International Peace Bureau, Nobel Peace Laureate – TRANSCEND Media Service, 19 Apr 2021

The International Peace Bureau Would Like to Introduce the First Youth Summit against NATO – Webinar, Sat 24 Apr 2021, 5 to 7pm

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Let´s Celebrate the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons Entry into Force Together!
International Peace Bureau, Nobel Peace Laureate – TRANSCEND Media Service, 18 Jan 2021

Dear IPB Family and Friends, on 22 Jan 2021 the world will celebrate the entry into force of the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons, supported by over 120 states at the UN in July 2017. On this historic day, we call on our friends and all peace lovers to celebrate this historical step, and deliver this great news with noise and fun in your countries all across the globe, as the road to a world free of nuclear weapons is now wide open!

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Open Letter on COVID-19 and Humanitarian Disarmament
IPB International Peace Bureau, Nobel Peace Laureate - TRANSCEND Media Service, 13 Jul 2020

7 Jul 2020 -The IPB and GCOMS have signed the following open letter arguing that humanitarian disarmament can lead the way to an improved post-pandemic world and calls on states, international organizations, and civil society to follow its lead to create a “new normal.” It is open for signature by civil society organizations.

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IPB 2015 MacBride Prize Awarded to Two Island Communities
International Peace Bureau, Nobel Peace Laureate – TRANSCEND Media Service, 28 Sep 2015

The International Peace Bureau is delighted to announce its decision to award the annual Sean MacBride Peace Prize to two island communities that, in different circumstances, show proof of a profound commitment to peace and social justice: Lampedusa (Italy) and Gangjeon Village, Jeju Island (S. Korea). It will be formally awarded on Oct 23, 2015 in Padova, Italy.

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Sean MacBride Peace Prize 2013 Awarded to US Whistleblower BRADLEY MANNING
International Peace Bureau, Nobel Peace Laureate – TRANSCEND Media Service, 29 Jul 2013

The International Peace Bureau is delighted to announce that this year’s Sean MacBride Peace Prize is to be awarded to Bradley Manning, the US whistleblower whose case has attracted worldwide attention, for his courageous actions in revealing information about US war crimes.

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International Peace Bureau Critical of Nobel Peace Prize for the European Union
International Peace Bureau, Nobel Peace Laureate (1910) – TRANSCEND Media Service, 15 Oct 2012

The IPB finds the award of the 2012 Nobel Peace Prize to the European Union surprising in that it awards a prize not to a head of state but to an entire bloc of states, thus making it difficult to identify the real recipient. Is the EU really a ‘champion of peace’, as Nobel conceived it? Or is it a club of states with many contradictory impulses and interests?

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