Baghdad Burning Compile

Baghdad Burning Compile - Women on War Resource List PEACE...

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Women on War Resource List   PEACE AND DISARMAMENT ORGANIZATIONS:   WILPF - Women's International League for Peace and Freedom -  www.wilpf.org  (go to for branches nationwide),  wilpf@wilpf.org  - WILPF was founded in 1915 during World War  I, with Jane Addams as its first president. WILPF works to achieve through peaceful means world  disarmament, full rights for women, racial and economic justice, and an end to all forms of violence.  PeaceWomen Project -  www.peacewomen.org info@peacewomen.org  - A project of WILPF at the United Nations, PeaceWomen seeks  to nurture communication among a diversity of women's organizations by providing an accessible and  accurate information exchange between peace women around the world and the UN system.  Reaching Critical Will -  www.reachingcriticalwill.org info@reachingcriticalwill.org  - A project of WILPF at the United Nations, Reaching  Critical Will shares information about intergovernmental meetings that discuss nuclear weapons and their  elimination and provides resources and information around disarmament.  Women's Federation for World Peace International -  www.wfwp.org WFWPIntl1@aol.com   WAND: Women's Action for New Direction -  www.wand.org  - go to for chapters nationwide and for bulletin boards of local events -  info@wand.org  - WAND  empowers women to act politically to reduce violence and militarism and redirect excessive military  resources toward unmet human and environmental needs.  Grandmothers for Peace International -  P.O. Box 580788, Elk Grove, CA 95758, (916) 685-1130 - Activist group of grannies who focus on the  dangers of nuclear power plants, radioactive waste, the weaponization of space and global militarism.  Women Building Peace -  site hosted by International Alert, a UK-based international conflict resolution  N.G.O.  www.international-alert.org/women  - Works to influence policy processes by targeting policy-makers, in  particular the UN Security Council, UN agencies, the European Union, national governments, militaries and  international N.G.O.s.  Coalition of Women for Peace - 
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www.coalitionofwomen4peace.org info@coalitionofwomen4peace.org  - Jewish and Palestinian women who  coordinate and organize joint activities.  Women for Peace -  www.womenforpeace.org , out of Berkeley, CA - dedicated to international disarmament.  Women Strike for Peace -  110 Maryland Avenue NE #102, Washington, DC, 20002, (202) 543-2660 - have been active since 1960  through campaigns, letters to governments and demonstrations against war and nuclear weaponry.  Women Against Military Madness -  www.worldwidewamm.org wamm@mtn.org  
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