Australian Veterans For Peace
is a group of veterans opposed any involvement of our military personnel in wars on foreign soil, non-Australian waters, or non-Australian airspace, unless Australia is under direct military attack by a sovereign nation. We support only nonviolent solutions to conflict resolution worldwide. We oppose the mis-use of Australian Defence Force personnel. We stand for a world peace achieved through nonviolent interventions.
World Peace Council
is an anti-imperialist, democratic, independent and non-aligned international movement of mass action. It is an integral part of the world peace movement and acts in cooperation with other international and national movements. The WPC is the largest International Peace structure, based in more than 100 countries.
Australian Peace Committee (SA) Inc
is an organisation aimed at promoting disarmament, human rights, justice, development and peace.
New Internationalist Magazine:
exists to report on issues of world poverty and inequality; to focus attention on the unjust relationship between the powerful and the powerless in both rich and poor nations; to debate and campaign for the radical changes necessary if the basic material and spiritual needs of all are to be met. view here
Removal of air weapons & bombing range in Port Stephens (ROAR):
Established to show the world what the Australian Government is doing to it's people without care for their safety. It has been built by concerned volunteers from the Port Stephens area.
The Palm Sunday Committee
was the first Palm Sunday parade a celebration or a protest? Whatever clerics may have decided, the popular imagination clearly attaches great significance to the protest viewpoint. Witness the vast numbers that have paraded at such events as the Palm Sunday peace marches (the 1985 one in Sydney had an estimated 170,000 people and the Corroboree 2000 walk across the Harbour Bridge in Sydney. Similar walks in other places at the same time attracted vast crowds.
is a Christchurch-based group with links and members all over Aotearoa/New Zealand. We concentrate on the foreign military and intelligence installations in New Zealand.
New Zealand Peace Groups
Directory of groups in Aotearoa/New Zealand working for peace
International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War (IPPNW)
is a non-partisan global federation of medical organizations dedicated to research, education, and advocacy relevant to the prevention of nuclear war. To this end, IPPNW seeks to prevent all wars, to promote non-violent conflict resolution, and to minimize the effects of war and preparations for war on health, development, and the environment.
MAPW - Australia Medical Assocation for the Prevention of War
was founded in 1981. It is the Australian affiliate of International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War (IPPNW). This international federation has affiliates in over 60 countries. IPPNW World Congresses bring thousands of physicians, scientists, world leaders, and activists together to share new scientific information on IPPNW issues and to express their common commitment to ending nuclearism and militarism.
The Nuclear Age Peace Foundation promotes and supports new ways of thinking and actions that increase the possibilities for peace
Arctic Circle: "National Missile Defense"
is a unilateral, one-country plan and not multi-lateral. Because it violates the Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty between Russia and the USA, I fear that other non-proliferation agreements may fall as well. And then we will be back in a very dangerous Cold War situation again, except with many more players eager to join this new race.
Federation of American Scientists:
The Federation of American Scientists conducts analysis and advocacy on science, technology and public policy, including national security, nuclear weapons, arms sales, biological hazards, secrecy, education technology, information technology, energy and the environment. FAS is a privately-funded non-profit 501c3 organization whose Board of Sponsors includes 58 of America's Nobel laureates in the sciences.
Global Resource Action Center for the Environment (GRACE):
Nuclear Abolition Project.
Physicians for Social Responsibility
addresses the toxic legacy of the nuclear age, GRACE works with Abolition 2000 to eliminate nuclear weapons and support UN disarmament initiatives, collective action for sustainable energy, and solutions to the health and environmental consequences of nuclear waste.
History of BMD (Ballistic Missile Defence)
The Coalition to Reduce Nuclear
Council for a Livable World Education Fund
In July 2000, the Coalition to Reduce Nuclear Dangers and the Council for a Livable World Education Fund published "Pushing the Limits: The Decision on National Missile Defense." An in-depth look at each of the four criteria that President Clinton considered in his decision not to deploy a NMD.