Disarmament Times

27 April 2015

Our Board President, Stacy Hanrahan CND, is an active member of the NGO Committee on Disarmament, Peace & Security. She wrote a short piece for their publication, the Disarmament Times. See it here! 

Happy Easter from UNANIMA Board

1 April 2015

It is always exciting when the UNANIMA board comes to town—full of energy and creative ideas, and bringing lovely prayer experiences / reflections. At the spring meeting in early March they shared information about what is going on in each community, learned about a two-year planning process by the UI staff, and got a short […]

Commission on the Status of Women

1 April 2015

So…how far have women come since “Beijing 1?” This was the big question this year, as women all over the world celebrated “Beijing plus 20.” In addition to re-affirming the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action and another document (not yet agreed upon), we had vigorous discussions on how to get human rights language into […]

UNANIMA’s CSW Side Event

1 April 2015

UNANIMA presented a very moving side event at the Commission on the Status of Women, for an audience of over 85 persons. “Women of Courage and Forgiveness” featured three women, each of whom had moved from an experience of violence, through forgiveness and healing, to a healing ministry for the world. Dianna Ortiz OSU shared […]

Update on Maxima, Woman of Courage 2015

1 April 2015

Even as this newsletter is being translated, a group of lawyers and indigenous leaders are in Washington DC to testify before an international commission on behalf of Maxima and other citizens of Cajamarca Peru who are victims of land grabbing. Maxima and her family are emotionally exhausted from recent events, so will not be with […]

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