Policy Resolution #136 Promoting a Culture of Peace and Non-Violence
BE IT RESOLVED that the Liberal Party of Canada urge the next Liberal government of Canada to establish a governmental institution for peace with a mandate that includes the creation of a permanent Canadian Civilian Service of professionally trained men and women working for i) the prevention of violent conflict and war, and ii) the non-violent resolution of conflict at every level of society, both within Canada and overseas, through such means as:
Liberal Party of Canada (Quebec)
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Geneva Peace Summit for Ministries and Departments of Peace
Victoria, BC, Oct. 3,2013. 55 countries were represented at Geneva Peace Summit. Three delegates from Canada, Saul Arbess, Penelope Joy and Furquan Gehlen, attended the Sixth Global Summit of the Global Alliance for Ministries and Infrastructures for Peace, held in Geneva, Switzerland, September 16-20, to call for the establishment of civil society and government institutions supporting a culture of peace. www.gamip.org