• Women, War and Peace Exhibition

    In the 100 years since the first world war, how have women felt the impact of war, and contributed to the search for peace? This is the question that we will explore in our latest exhibition: Women, War and Peace. 8 August-30 Sept 2017, Senedd.

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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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  • Young People Voicing Peace

    National schools’ conference in the Pierhead Building, Cardiff Bay on 20 September, 2017

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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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  • Wales' Message of Peace & Goodwill

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

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  • Llangollen International Eisteddfod 2017

    Celebrating 70 years of Peace Heritage and Welsh Internationalism, 1947-2017.

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  • Volunteering Projects on Peace Heritage

    Over 500 volunteers Wales-wide are contributing towards rediscovering Wales' Peace Heritage. Hear some of their stories - and see if you could you be inspired to take on an exciting project.

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  • 'Belief & Action' exhibition explores resistance to war

    From Conscientious Objectors who refused to fight in WW1 and WW2, to international brigades volunteers who fought fascism in the Spanish Civil War - how have people and communities across Wales acted on their beliefs - and how would you do so today?

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  • Poppies: Weeping Window comes to Cardiff Bay

    8 August - 24 September 2017 @ the Senedd, Cardiff Bay

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  • Developing a Community 'Peace Trail'

    Caernarfon's ‘Remembering for Peace’ trail has been put together by community groups to inspire a new generation of peacebuilders through local stories.

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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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Peace Heritage: Exploring Hidden Histories

         

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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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  • 04/08/2017 00:00
    Peace Tent @ Anglesey National Eisteddfod / Wales for Peace, CND Cymru and Cymdeithas y Cymod
    Welcome to Anglesey, home of the 2017 National Eisteddfod, and one of ...

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    Poppies: Weeping Window in Cardiff Bay / 14-18NOW and National Assembly for Wales
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  • 08/08/2017 13:00
    Exhibition - Women, War and Peace / Wales for Peace
    Exhibition - Women, War and Peace Senedd, Cardiff Bay: 8 August ...

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  • 20/09/2017 10:00
    'Young People Voicing Peace' Schools Conference / WCIA
    The Heritage Lottery funded ‘Wales for Peace’ project base...

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OUR TEAM

WCIA’s Wales for Peace team bring a wide range of skills and expertise to support volunteers, schools, youth groups and civil society in exploring Wales’ peace heritage.

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OUR PARTNERS

The Welsh Centre for International Affairs is leading a consortium of partners that includes organisations from the peace, heritage, academic and youth sectors.

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