Marchers at JaiJagat2020

Global Peace March - JaiJagat March 2020

Subhash Chandra, a member of WRI's executive committee from Nepal travelled to India from 25th January to 1st February to participate in JaiJagat 2020 yatra- a year long foot march that began on 2nd October 2019 from Rajghat, India and will end on 2nd October 2020 in Geneva, Switzerland. Jai Jagat means 'victory to the world'.

Four protesters hold signs outside the University of Huddersfield. The placards detail human rights abuses at the Bahrain Royal Academy

UK: University of Huddersfield criticised for involvement in Bahrain "torture hub"

The University of Huddersfield in the United Kingdom has been accused of training Bahraini police at a base that is well-known as a “torture hub”.

CO Book Layout

The Spanish edition of the CO book is out!

We have launched the CO book in its Spanish edition. On February 20th we held a launching event in Bogotá where we reflected on the book's content and discussed about all the ways we can object and resist war.

A large cannon is fired in desert terrain. A number of soldiers stand around the side.

War profiteer of the month: Nexter Systems

Nexter Systems is a French state-owned company building a wide range of military vehicles, artillery, weapons and ammunition used by the French military and sold around the world.