Breaking the Nuclear Chain

“Breaking the Nuclear Chain” is a campaign to inform, motivate and activate people to prevent the inevitable humanitarian catastrophe represented by the nuclear chain – from uranium mining, to power, to weapons to nuclear waste, it is an initiative of the Global Partnership for the Prevention of Armed Conflict (GPPAC), IKV Pax Christi and Peace Boat. The modernization of […]

International Petition: Prime Minister Abe – Save Japan’s Peace Constitution!

Today, the Global Article 9 Campaign has launched an international petition to ask Prime Minister Abe not to amend Japan’s Peace clause. This initiative seeks to highlight the global support for war-renouncing Article 9 and to contribute to ensuring that global voices in support of Japan’s peace constitution are heard in the lead up to the July […]

Peace Boat to Support Oklahoma Tornado Relief Effort

Peace Boat US and Japan-based partner organization Peace Boat are commencing with relief support efforts for the communities in Oklahoma struck by massive tornadoes on May 20, 2013. All of us were deeply saddened to hear of the loss of life and devastation caused by the tornadoes that struck the Mid-West region of the United […]

Film Showing (5/6): THE ULTIMATE WISH – Ending the Nuclear Age

Directed by Robert Richter | Produced by Kathleen Sullivan | 2012 | 39 min. | USAMay 6, 6:30pm @ 87 Lafayette St.  DC TV, Global Kids, Hibakusha Stories and Peace Boat US invite you to join us for a night of film and a special talk by Dr. Kathleen Sullivan of Hibakusha Stories, along with […]

Project to Gather Musical Instruments for El Sistema Program in Venezuela

Peace Boat US joins project to donate musical instruments for one of the world’s great youth music programs Founded in 1975, “El Sistema” provides over 300,000 disadvantaged and at-risk youth in Venezuela with a music education and the opportunity to participate in the over 100 youth orchestras around the country. Peace Boat US will join a […]