The National Council of the Philippine Peace and Solidarity Council (PPSC) held its first quarterly meeting for 2014 at Pomeroy Hall, located in the City of San Jose del Monte, adjoining Metropolitan Manila, on February 9, 2014. The meeting opened with a minute of silence in honor of the departed leaders of the peace movement in the Philippines, and proceeded with the filling of vacancies in the PPSC’s National Council and Executive Board, the nomination of new PPSC provincial and city coordinators, and the payment of individual and organizational dues for 2014.
Here you may find the speech of the President of WPC,Socorro Gomes at the "Rosa Luxemburg Conference" in Berlin 11th January 2014 and the Mass rally in commemoration of the assassinated leaders of the Working Class Rosa Luxemburg and Karl Liebknecht in Berlin, 12th January 2014.
Heads of 31 Nations (CELAC) Declare a Zone of Peace, Commit to Uprooting Forever the Threat or Use of Force
Content (in Spanish):
- 65th anniversary of MOVPAZ and WPC
- III International Seminar for the abolition of Foreign Military Bases held in Guantanamo
- Executive Committee WPC held in Caracas
You may download the PDF document of the bulletin below:
Declaration by the Haifa Conference for a Nuclear Weapons and Weapons of Mass Destruction Free Zone in the Middle East held in Haifa - Israel 5-6 December 2013
For several years now PANA's campaign in favour of the right of the Irish people to have their own independent foreign policy with positive neutrality as its key component, where we have focused on opposing the use of Shannon Airport and Ireland's integration into the EU/US/NATO military structures have been ignored by the corporate media. This process reached an even greater level of censorship than usual when PANA commissioned RedC (a mainstream polling company that normally gets its results covered) to ask the people their views on Irish neutrality and the US/EU war on Syria.
Delegates from 22 countries gathered together in the city of Guantánamo, capital of the province of the same name, in the Republic of Cuba, on November 18th, 19th and 20th, 2013, convoked by the World Peace Council, the Cuban Movement for Peace and Sovereignty of the Peoples and the Cuban Institute of Friendship with the Peoples, to celebrate the THIRD INTERNATIONAL SEMINAR FOR PEACE AND THE ABOLITION OF FOREIGN MILITARY BASES.
NGO "Georgian Peace Committee " joined the action, which was held on December 15 in front of the former Georgian parliament in the center of Tbilisi . The main demand of the action was to outlaw the former ruling party - "United National Movement " and prosecute high officials of the former government led by Saakashvili.
On the 14th December the annual Assembly of the "Belgrade Forum for the World of Equals" took place in Belgrade, Serbia .
The WPC participated with its Executive Secretary Iraklis Tsavdaridis in the Assembly. Important talks were held in the framework of the Assembly of the Belgrade Forum between the WPC and the BF about the holding of the International Conference(22-23 March 2014) on the occasion of the 15 years of the NATO Aggression against FR Yugoslavia,which constituted a turning point in the imperialism's aggresiveness.
Upon decision of the Secretariat meeting last June in Lisbon,the Executive Committee of the WPC will meet from November 23-25 in Caracas,the capital of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela.
This meeting is the first EC after the last year’s Assembly of WPC in Kathmandu.
The current world situation in regards to peace and security is further aggravating and posing new threats to humanity through the growing aggressiveness of imperialism.