More from Paris

Another story on the ground from PDF’s, Lori Goodman, who has been attending the COP21 conference: “Today was my last day at the conference. I took a lot of video covering women organizers from around the world. It was great to see them step up and confront some of the snake oil salesmen telling us ...Read more

Published on December 10, 2015

PDF on the Frontlines in Paris

Two Peace Development Fund representatives, Teresa Juarez, president of PDF’s Board of Directors, and Lori Goodman, Board member, are currently in Paris for the 2015 United Nations Climate Change conference (COP21).  ...Read more

Published on December 2, 2015

Celebrating remarkable women’s lives

Here at PDF, we are saddened to hear about the recent deaths of two remarkable activists who dedicated their lives to social justice, yet heartened by the changes they made and saw on behalf of our communities. ...Read more

Published on October 8, 2015

Women Crossing the Korean Divide: Reflections and Resolutions

Thirty women peace makers from 15 countries made a historic crossing of the two-mile wide De-Militarized Zone (DMZ) from North to South Korea on May 24th International Women’s Day for Peace and Disarmament. We called global attention to the need for a peace treaty to finally end the Korean War; to reunite families long separated by Korea’s division; and to assure women’s participation in the peace process.  ...Read more

Published on June 18, 2015

Women De-Militarize the Zone Organizes a Historic March for Peace in Korea

On October 30, 2000 the United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 was passed, recognizing the significance of women’s “equal participation and full involvement in all efforts for the maintenance and promotion of peace and security.” Fifteen years later, PDF grantee Women De-Militarize the Zone models women’s leadership in peacemaking. Women De-Militarize the Zone plans on ...Read more

Published on April 29, 2015
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