Join us on Monday, June 15 in Room 301 of the Halifax Central Library at 7 pm to hear about peace-related conferences attended by VOW members.

Olga Milosevich will MC the event, with presentations by

  • Sandy Greenberg on the Women’s International League for Peace & Freedom (WILPF) conference,  Women’s Power to Stop War in the Hague
  • Nancy Covington on the nuclear fuel chain, health and indigenous rights from the World Uranium Symposium in Quebec
  • Margaret Skabar on the Sarajevo Peace Event: From a World of War and Violence to a Culture of Peace and Non Violence

We look forward to seeing you.

WHAT: NS VOW Around the World
WHEN: Monday, June 15 at 7 pm
WHERE: Halifax Central Library, Room 301


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