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News

Colombian peace agreement progressing steadily, says Kroc Institute report

Nearly one year after the Colombian government and the rebel group FARC signed a historic peace accord, the fulfillment of nearly half its commitments is underway, according to a report issued Nov. 16 (Wednesday) by the University of Notre Dame’s Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies.

Colombian peace agreement progressing steadily, says Kroc Institute report

Faculty and students to participate in Vatican meeting on nuclear disarmament

Five University of Notre Dame faculty members and 12 current students and recent graduates will participate in a Vatican conference titled “Perspectives for a world free from nuclear weapons and for integral disarmament,” which is convened by the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development in Rome Nov. 10-11.

Faculty and students to participate in Vatican meeting on nuclear disarmament

Events

Hip-Hop Peace Circle

Circles and Ciphers is a hip-hop infused restorative justice organization led by and for young people impacted by violence. Through art-based peace circles, education and direct action they collectively heal and work to bring about the abolition of the prison-industrial complex.

November 30, 2017

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C103 Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Hip-Hop Peace Circle

The Jewish Tradition and Human Rights in the Israeli Context

Rabbi Arik Ascherman, founder and director of Torat Tzedek (Torah of Justice), demonstrates how it is possible and obligatory for a religious Jew to work for universal human rights and uphold international law, based on the Jewish tradition.

December 05, 2017

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1050 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

The Jewish Tradition and Human Rights in the Israeli Context

The Pope and the Bomb

A panel discussion featuring:

Gerard Powers: Moderator

Director, Catholic Peacebuilding Studies

 

Michael Desch

Professor of Political Science; Director, Notre Dame International Security Center

 

December 05, 2017

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C103 Hesburgh Center for International Studies

The Pope and the Bomb