Davin Bremner, Leonora Lowe and Maksim Shevelev work for International Alert*, a non-governmental organisation committed to the just and peaceful transformation of violent conflicts.
Continue reading “The North Caucasus: Working for Peace and Healing”
Bosnia-Herzegovina in 2001
Osman Topcagic is the Ambassador of Bosnia-Herzegovina in London.Continue reading “Bosnia-Herzegovina in 2001”
Changes in Europe
Europe today faces unprecedented challenges. The euphoria of 1990 and the end of the Cold War gave way to new problems: unemployment, threats to the environment, narrow nationalism, vast numbers of displaced people and new restrictive asylum legislation.
Enlargement of the European Union brings its own dilemmas – more countries and diverse cultures means compromise and consensus.
- How open will the E.U. be, as it expands and deepens?
- Will monetary union bring growing prosperity?
- Will there be safeguards to ensure fair trade for all, rich and poor alike?
The search for new patterns of freedom and justice means a tremendous challenge for the churches, too. Can they help to create and maintain a truly democratic society?Continue reading “Changes in Europe and Britain”