NGO Coalition - 12 June 2012

In partnership with Interpeace, Peace One Day launched the NGO Coalition as part of the Global Truce 2012 campaign. We were excited to welcome BRAC, MAG - Mines Advisory Group, War Child, Viva Rio, ACCORD & Mercy Corps.


  1. Google Hangout and Google+ enabled the conference to reach further than the audience in the room. 
  2. Scott Weber, Director-General of Interpeace, in the build up to the launch event held in the Westminster Central Hall,  the location of the United Nations' inaugural meeting in 1946. 
  3. In the audience were representatives from NGOs, government offices and activists as well as members of Peace One Day's Student and Reducing Domestic Violence coalitions.
  4. And so it starts, Jeremy Gilley introduces Martin Bell OBE...
  5. Emmanuel Jal, an ex-child soldier, speaks powerfully from his own experience growing up in conflict during his youth in Sudan