“For the Children of the World”
French Painting by Lucia Marti
Peace Is in Our Hands
One Text Initiative
The One Text Initiative is born, a confidential and inclusive high level dialogue process aiming to restart and support official negotiations.
Asian Tsunami hits Sri Lanka
Nepalese delegation visits Sri Lanka’s One Text Initiative
Nepal Transition to Peace Initiative (NTTP)
NTTP is a new national structure for peace and dialogue – whose founding technical partners are the Peace Appeal and the Academy for Educational Development.
Nepal’s Breakthrough: the Comprehensive Peace Accord
The Peace Appeal begins conversations with stakeholders in Lebanon in conjunction with our partners at Berghof Peace Support.
Sri Lanka Civil War Ends.
Peace Appeal’s co-founder is seconded to UNDP to advise Lebanon’s President’s office on national dialogue strategy.
Common Space Initiative
Holder versus Humanitarian Law Project
Release of Sri Lankan journalist (and former One Text stakeholder) JS Tissnayagam from jail. He is allowed to come to the US.
Charity and Security Network
Mohammed Bouazizi, a 26 year old street vendor lights himself on fire to protest his treatment by local officials, launching Tunisia’s “Jasmine Revolution” and the Arab Uprisings, also known as the Arab Spring.
Syrian Civil War begins
Hannes working at PI
Final integration of armies in Nepal, marking a significant step in the country’s transition process.
Senator Patrick Leahy of Vermont calls for War Crimes investigation of the Sri Lankan government.
First International Conference on National Dialogues and Mediation Processes
ACCORD Issue 25
At their invitation, the Peace Appeal begins initial consultations with stakeholders in Cyprus.
Cyprus Dialogue Forum
Second Conference on Non-Formal Dialogue Processes and National Dialogues held in Helsinki, Finland.
“Union Peace Conference – 21rst Century Panglong” – Naypyidaw, Myanmar
Zimbabwe Council of Churches
“Nonformal Dialogues in National Peacemaking – Complementary Approaches”