The Game Of War And The Path To Peace
Date/Time 24 September, 10am to 6pm
Location Friends Meeting House, 12A Queen Parade, Harrogate HG1 5PP
|Harrogate Quaker Meeting House and HUFUD (Humanity United for Universal Demilitarisation) join forces to present an all-day Peace Conference: lectures, speeches, videos, photographs and debates that will show the way to a world without wars.
With the following speakers and presentations:
|Shahina Jaffer (WILPF)
“Peace No Nukes”
Shahina Jaffer is an Artist, Peace Campaigner and a member of the Women’s International League of Peace & Freedom. Shahina will discuss her online exhibition commemorating the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons which came to force on 22 January 2021.
|Chad Manian (HUFUD Co-founder)
“Technology, Surveillance and Human Rights in the Age of Digital Warfare”
Chad Manian is a human rights activist, peace campaigner, author, interdisciplinary research scholar and lecturer specialising in global strategy and ethical governance. As a former financial market expert Chad was among the first to predict the financial collapse of 2008.
|Jonathan Maunders (Peace Pledge Union)
“Challenging Everyday Militarism”
|Martin Schweiger (Menwith Hill Accountability Campaign)
“Why call for the accountability of Menwith Hill?”
|Bruno Ndagga (Director of HUFUD Africa)
“The Impact of HUFUD’s Message in Empowering Peace Campaigners to Create Arms Free Societies in Africa'”
“The Hidden Shadow of War”
Angelo is a human rights defender and peace & disarmament activist. He is Vice President of Humanity United for Universal Demilitarisation (HUFUD), Representative of Latin America in the Council of the Nobel peace prize-winning International Peace Bureau (IPB), and Co-founder & Co-President of the Ibero-American Alliance for Peace. His work for peace and human rights has earned him international awards, including the 21st Century Icon Award, the Youth Leadership Award and the Diana Award.
|Alberto Portugheis (Musician, HUFUD Founder & President)
“Peace is Possible”
|We are delighted also to welcome David Blackburn (Leeds Council Peace Link Group Chair & Councillor and Nuclear Free Local Authorities Councillor) and
|Victoria Wild & Shan Oakes representing XR (Extinction Rebellion).
|Registration and welcome coffee/tea
|Presentation IV and debate
|Refreshments (offered by HUFUD) and Networking
|30 minute Peace Concert