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Archive of Events for 2013

 

04 December 2013 - London

Race, Faith and World Peace

Time: 6.30 pm to 8.30 pm

Venue: Hilton London Euston
17-18 Upper Woburn Palace
London WC1H 0HT

Distinguished speakers:

Contact:
Vijay Mehta - vijay@vmpeace.org
0207 377 2111

Brain Cooper: 0131 446 9545

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02 December 2013 - London

The Economics of Killing Book Discussion organised by The Grimshaw Club.

Time: 6.30 pm - 8.00 pm

Venue: London School of Economics, The LSESU Grimshaw International Relations Club, Clement House 2.02

Contact: Valerie Tang
E-mail: V.W.Tang@lse.ac.uk

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25 November 2013 - Gloucestershire

The Economics of Killing Book Discussion organised by UNA Gloucestershire County & Quaker Peace Group

Time: 7.30 pm - 9.30 pm

Venue: Cheltenham Friends Meeting House, Cheltenham Gloucestershire

Contact: Christopher Dickenson,
+44 (0)1242 870260, Alison Crane sowsider@yahoo.co.uk

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21 November 2013 - UEA

The Economics of Killing Book Discussion hosted by DEVsoc and PSI society

Time: 7.00 pm

Venue: Arts 01.02 (a lecture theatre) on UEA (University of East Anglia) campus, Norwich Research Park, Norwich

Contact: Louisa Fenwick Louisa.Fenwick@uea.ac.uk


20 November 2013 - Devon

The Economics of Killing Book Discussion hosted by Tavistock Peace Action Group

Time: 19:30 Start

Venue: Tavistock United Reformed Church, Russell St, Tavistock
Devon PL19 8BD

Contact: Ginny Davies
z200@onetel.com

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13 - 25 November 2013 - London

UNA Westminister Hosting Film Festival

Time, venue details and synopses
www.wethepeoples.org.uk

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For further details contact:
David Wardrop, e-mail: davidwardrop@bulldoghome.com


 

13 November 2013 - York

The Economics of Killing Book Discussion organised by The York University Green Party

Time: 18:30 Start

Speaker: Vijay Mehta, Author of the Economics of killing

Venue: V/N/123 Vanbrugh College, University of York, Heslington, York, North Yorkshire, YO10 5DD

Contact: Alfie Van den Bos - politics@theyorker.co.uk


14 November 2013 - London

The Economics of Killing Book Discussion organised by London Metropolitian University

Time: 2 - 4 pm

Venue: Calcutta House, CM4-2 Old Castle Street, E1 7NT

Contact: Please contact Tiffany at: munlondonmet@gmail.com


 

12 November 2013 - London

The Economics of Killing Book Discussion organised by RUHL, Diplomatic Society

Time: 18:00 start

Speaker: Vijay Mehta, Author of the Economics of killing

Venue: Royal Holloway, University of London, Egham, Surrey (Room to be decided, please email Maria for details)

Contact: Maria Rodriguez Schaap - dipsoc@gmail.com


 

07 November 2013 - London

Uniting for Peace is hosting their Annual Conference on the topic The Real Agenda: Terrorism or Resource Wars?

The speakers include:

Lord Frank Judd, Former Minister for International Development
John Baron, Member of Parliament [tbc]
Prof. Jeremy Keenan, Author
Vijay Mehta, Chair, Uniting for Peace

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05 November 2013 - Totnes

The Economics of Killing Book Discussion organised by Schumacher College

20:00 start

Schumacher College, The Old Postern, Dartington Hall, Totnes, TQ9 6EA

For more details about the Spiritual Activism course - sustaining the path of non-violence click here


 

03 November 2013 - Dover

Peace Service 2013

Time: 3 pm

Address: Dover Unitarian Church,
Adrian Street, Dover, CT17 9AT

Led by Andreas Weisner Uniting for Peace

Contact: Andreas Weisner,
01227 637135,
Mobile: 07960 684 758

Email: andreas.weisner@talktalk.net


 

24 October 2013 - Oxford

The Economics of Killing Book Discussion organised by: Philosophy Politics and Economics, University of Oxford

Time: 7.30 pm - 9.30 pm

Speaker: Vijay Mehta, Author of the Economics of killing

Venue: Danson Room, Trinity College, Broad Street, Oxford, OX1 3BH, UK

Contact: Eve McQuillian - eve.mcquillian@some.ox.ac.uk


08 October 2013 - Glassgow

The Economics of Killing Book Discussion organised by Scottish Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament

19:00 Start

Venue: TBC

Contact: Flavia T
e-mail: flavia@banthebomb.org


16 October 2013 - Cambridge

The Economics of Killing Book Discussion Event hosted by Cambridge Hub on 16 October 2013 Wednesday 19:00 - 21:00

THE ECONOMICS OF KILLING
How the West Fuels War and Poverty in the Developing World

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02 October 2013 - London

The Economics of Killing Book Discussion organised by Queen Mary University and Medact
London, UK

18:00 - 19:30

Morris Lecture Theatre
Robin Brooke Centre
Barts Hospital West Smithfield
London EC1A 7BE

Contact: David McCoy
d.mccoy@ucl.ac.uk


 

 

28 September 2013 - Lymington

FREE Public Meeting all welcome

The Economics of Killing Book Discussion Event hosted by UNA Lymington on 28 September 2013 14:00 - 16:00

THE ECONOMICS OF KILLING
How the West Fuels War and Poverty in the Developing World

Community Centre
Cannon Street
Lymington
SO41 9BQ

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26 September 2013 - Shropshire

FREE Public Meeting all welcome

Concord College and UNA Shropshire welcomes you to a book discussion on Vijay Mehta’s latest book: The Economics of Killing
26 September 2013 3:45pm start

THE ECONOMICS OF KILLING
How the West Fuels War and Poverty in the Developing World

Concord College
Acton Burnell
Shrewsbury
Shropshire
SY5 7PF

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22 September 2013 - London

Sunday Lecture: The Economics of Killing

Conway Hall Ethical Society presents Sunday Lecture: The Economics of Killing - Vijay Mehta

Venue: Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4RL

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21 - 22 September 2013

UNITING for PEACE - September Peace Days 2013

UN Peace Day September 21 - Peacemaking Sunday September 22

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20 - 21 September 2013 - Manchester

The Peace & Anti-War
Movement on the eve of the first world war - lessons for
today

Friends Meeting House, Mount Street. Manchester, UK

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20 September 2013 - London

CANCELLED

Due to unavoidable circumstances the Annual Erskine Childers lecture 2013 has been cancelled.

The Series of Annual Erskine Childers lecture for 2014 will continue.

Uniting for Peace apologises for any inconvenience

 

2013 Annual Erskine Childers lecture, United Nations and European Union - can they work together for peace, democracy and rule of law ?
Hilton, London on

Friday 20th September 2013
6.30 pm - 8.30 pm at

Hilton London Euston
17-18 Upper Woburn Place
London
WC1H 0HT


 

 

17 September 2013 - London

The Economics of Killing Book Discussion organised by London Campaign Against Arms Trade

6.30pm start

London CAAT,
Unit4, 5-7 Wells Terrace,
London N4 3JU

Contact: Ian Pocock
email: londoncaat@riseup.net


 

 

13-15 September 2013 - Stockholm

IPB (International Peace Bureau) Triennial gathering, Stockholm

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14 September 2013 - Chester

Pope John XXIII’s Landmark Document, Pacem in Terris (Peace on Earth) organised by NATIONAL JUSTICE & PEACE NETWORK (NJPN)

10:30 am - 4:30 pm, 14 September 2013
St Columba, Plas Newton Lane, Chester CH2 1SA

Speaker
Vijay Mehta, author of The Economics of Killing


Contact: Ann Kelly
admin@justice-and-peace.org.uk


 

04 September 2013 - London

“THE ECONOMICS OF KILLING” book discussion organised by London Region CND

Starts 20:00 - 21:00, 04 September - 2013
Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4RL

Speaker:
Vijay Mehta, author of The Economics of Killing

Contact: David Polden - david.lrcnd@cnduk.org


 

02 September - 2013

BIG Blockade
of AWE (Atomic Weapons Establishment) Burghfield

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25 July 2013 - Norfolk

“THE ECONOMICS OF KILLING” book discussion organised by Peace News Summer Camp, Norfolk, UK

16:30 - 18:30

Woolsey Bridge Fields,
Burston Road,
Diss.,
Norfolk

Contact: Milan Rai
editorial@peacenews.info


 

17 July - London

New Economics Foundation London is hosting The Economics of Killing book discussion event at

17 July 2013 - 12:30 - 1.30 pm

3 Jonathon Street,
London SE11 5NH
UK

To register please contact Chris Williams
Email: Chris.Williams@neweconomics.org
Phone: + 44 (0) 207 820 6300

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29 June 2013 - London

Socialist History is hosting the book discussion on 'The Economics of Killing - How the West Fuels War and Poverty in the Devloping World' Book Discussion Event.

The event will start with a film 'Change the World' inspired followed by a talk by the author Vijay Mehta.

29 June 2013 starting at 2pm

The Marchmont Centre
62 Marchmont St
London
WC1N 1AB

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27 June 2013 - Edinburgh

UfP Churches & Inter-Faith for Peace cordially invite you to:
2013 Edinburgh INTER-FAITH EVENT for WORLD PEACE Annual Summer Occasion' REFLECTION and ACTION -- for PEACE

on 27 June 2013 from 7.30 to 9.15pm

Theosophical Society
28 Great King Street (New Town) -
Edinburgh
EH3 6QH

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27 June 2013 - London

A book discussion on Prof. Akbar Ahmed's book 'The Thistle and the Drone' at the House of Lords

on Thursday 27 June 2013 at 18:30 - 20:00

at Committee Room 3,
House of Lords,
Parliament Square,
London
SW1A 0PW

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14 June 2013 - London

"The Role of India's North - East in Global Development"

An event hosted by Friends of Assam and Seven Sisters in association with Nehru Centre (the Cultural Wing of Indian High Commission) and Tea Board of India as a part of "Celebrate Assam"

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7 June 2013 - Netherlands

Dutch United Nations Student Association Netherlands is hosting the book discussion on 'The Economics of Killing - How the West Fuels War and Poverty in the Devloping World' Book Discussion Event.

The event will start with a film 'Change the World' inspired followed by a talk by the author Vijay Mehta.

Jan Pronk Former Dutch International Minister will respond to Vijay Mehta's key note speech.
This will be followed by a question/answer session

7 June 2013 at 7.30pm

Institutio Cervantes,
Domplein 3,
3512 JC
Utrecht,
Netherlands

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4 June 2013 - London

UNA Blackheath and Greenwich Branch is hosting The Economics of Killing Book Discussion Event at The Old Bakehouse, Bennett Park, 11 Blackheath Village SE3 9LA (opp. Blackheath Station)

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2 May 2013 - Southampton

A book discussion event on Vijay Mehta’s latest book hosted by Southampton Hub on 2 May 2013 Thursday 18:00 - 20:00

THE ECONOMICS OF KILLING
How the West Fuels War and Poverty in the Developing World

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1 May 2013 - Bristol

The Economics of Killing Book Discussion Event hosted by Bristol University MUN Society on 1 May 2013 Wednesday 18:00 - 20:00

THE ECONOMICS OF KILLING
How the West Fuels War and Poverty in the Developing World

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20 April 2013 - London

Uniting for Peace Spring Conference and AGM
Linking 2D's Democracy and Development for Peace
London, UK

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5 March

A book discussion event on Vijay Mehta’s latest book hosted by University of Warwick on 5th March 2013 Tuesday 18:00 – 20:00

THE ECONOMICS OF KILLING
How the West Fuels War and Poverty in the Developing World

Tuesday, 5th March 2013
18:00 – 20:00

University of Warwick
Faculty of Social Science
Main Academic Block
Warwick Campus
Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry CV4 7AL

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02 February

Faith and Peace - Middle East and Pakistan
Edinburgh, UK

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25 January

The Economics of Killing Book Discussion by Oxford Hub
Oxford, UK

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17 - 19
Jan

Human Rights and International Peace Keeping: From Military Intervention to local Anti-violence Efforts

Conference Hosted by: NUCHR
Northwestern University Campus

Evanston, Illinois, USA
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