• 'Belief & Action' Exhibition @ Firing Line Museum, Cardiff

    Nov 2017-Jan 2018: WCIA's exhibition ‘Belief and Action’ explores the themes of recruitment and conscientious objection to the First World War, and the beliefs that led some to question war and work for peace in the century since.

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  • Welsh Book of Remembrance Searchable Online from Remembrance Day 2017

    The Welsh Book of Remembrance from the First World War, a national treasure housed in Wales’ Temple of Peace in Cardiff, has been digitised and is now publicly searchable online at RememberingforPeace.Wales, following a 2 year project involving over 150 volunteers across Wales.

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  • Remembering for Peace the Women moved by War

    On November the 10th and 11th, members of Cymdeithas y Cymod, the Fellowship of Reconciliation in Wales will be meeting in Caernarfon to remember the losses suffered by their grandmothers and their desired to create a world without war.

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  • Exploring Hidden Histories - Toolkit

    Our 'Hidden Histories' Guide has been put together to guide you through the process of exploring and producing your own projects, with links to useful online references and resources to make it as easy as possible - and to develop fun and transferable skills along the way!

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  • Schools & Learning Resources 

    Explore our range of resources for schools for national curriculum keystages, and bespoke project materials under the themes of the Wales for Peace project.

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  • Refugees and Sanctuary

    #RefugeeWeek2017 in June celebrated 'different pasts and shared future'. Explore how Wales has offered sanctuary over the century to victims of conflict from WW1 Belgium, to Syria today - and the campaign to become the world's first 'Nation of Sanctuary'.

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  • Wales' Message of Peace & Goodwill

    Discovering the Urdd's International Youth Message of Peace and Goodwill, 1922-2017

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  • Meet the Team

    The Wales for Peace staff team are managed by the Welsh Centre for International Affairs (WCIA), and bring together a great range of community and international experience as well as a passion for peace education.

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MAPPING WALES' PEACE HERITAGE

Take a look at our Peace Map to learn more about peace heritage near you and around Wales, discover stories and to search for records from the Book of Rememberance and Pearce Register of WW1 Conscientious Objectors; and find out how you can add / link your own communties' local peace histories.

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GET INVOLVED: PEACE PATHWAYS

Find out how you can volunteer or contribute towards uncovering and sharing hidden histories from soldiers stories to peace builders past and present; develop research and digital skills, engage in community projects, or volunteer with WCIA's Wales for Peace team or partners.

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NEWS, EVENTS AND EXHIBITIONS

Wales for Peace are working with community partners throughout Wales. Find out about public events, exhibitions and activities near you. 

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GET IN TOUCH

Meet WCIA's Wales for Peace team in North and South Wales, and get in touch if you or your organisation would like to be part of Wales for Peace. 

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