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The report 'Alerta 2022!' analyzes the state of the world in terms of conflict and peacebuilding.

The School for a Culture of Peace's report, ‘Alerta 2022!’, analyzes armed conflicts and tensions in the world, while identifying opportunities for peacebuilding.

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Participation of refugee students in the UAB Festival.

The Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona has started a fundraising campaign to help ensure that refugees arriving in Catalonia can continue their studies.

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NOVACT and ICIP have launched a joint project to give prominence to non-violent resistance in Ukraine.

A joint mission of NOVACT and the International Catalan Institute for Peace (ICIP) has traveled to the conflict to gather support and document citizen resistance initiatives, which will be captured in a series of videos.

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By the end of 2022, 860 million people could live in extreme poverty.

In total, by the end of 2022, 860 million people could be in a situation caused by inequalities that have been exacerbated by the pandemic, inflation and war in Ukraine, according to a report by Intermón Oxfam.

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The platform also refers to the diaspora of Sahrawi women as a result of the occupation by Morocco.

The web portal, created by two organisations, aims to help understand the current situation in the territory in conflict

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The war in Ukraine has reinforced a militaristic vision that consolidates the culture of violence to resolve conflicts.

Neus Sotomayor of Unipau and Antoni Soler of Fundipau reflect on the militarism triggered by the Ukrainian war and why pacifism and non-violence must be emphasized to prevent conflict.

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Francesc Terns: "For us, a person, whether from Ukraine, Syria or anywhere else, is a person."

Co-founder of Barcelona-based NGO Health Warriors tells us why they reoriented their project towards helping refugees from the war in Ukraine.

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The Russian invasion of Ukraine has already caused more than a million refugees.

Organizations such as the Fundación Lealtad and the Pan American Health Organization have developed documents with some tips for providing assistance and making it as effective as possible.

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The intentional choice to take action toward peace is by no means an easy one; it is, however, a necessary choice that begins with disrupting the ideologies and systems that validate and reward conflict and violence.
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A nuclear exchange would be catastrophic, and nuclear war between the US and Russia would present an existential threat.

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Russia is not only violating the sovereignty of one of it’s neighbours and its people, but is also questioning the whole architecture of global security, and is using the fragile situation of a dysfunctional and ineffective UN Security Council.

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The peace movement can make an important contribution to this process of détente through popular diplomacy from below. 

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