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Peace is in Your Hands – Limited Edition Print

Artist Jill Carter-Hansen designed the image PEACE IS IN YOUR HANDS in New Zealand in a small version in 1983 to assist fundraising in New Zealand at the time of the Cold War. Jill Carter-Hansen has been involved with both environmental

EMPIRE in Enmore

For the music lover and theatre enthusiast alike, the Kinetic Energy Theatre Company's coming season of EMPIRE offers an engaging night out. Hot off the creative drawing board, this latest and updated generation of our acclaimed play will hit the stage

Media Release: Reimpose Sanctions, Says Peace Foundation

The Australian government should consider re-imposing sanctions on Myanmar, according to the Sydney Peace Foundation (SPF). A new report from the US-based Human Rights Watch has shown how the central Thein Sein government is complicit in appalling human rights abuses in

Sneak Peak: Photos of 2012 Sydney Peace Prize Events

  A big thank you to our photographer Gobie Rajalingam, who graduated from his Master of Peace and Conflict Studies  at the University of Sydney in 2009. Since then, he worked as Program Coordinator at Pacific Friends of the Global Fund

SBS’ Dateline: Sekai Holland’s Journey

The Sydney Peace Foundation is extremely proud to announce that this coming Tuesday, 2nd October, SBS's Dateline will feature the incredible and inspiring story of the 2012 Sydney Peace Prize Recipient, Zimbabwean Senator Sekai Holland. In May 2012, Dateline's Walkley award-winning journalist,


The tragedy of courageous Australian soldiers being murdered by  Afghan 'allies' demonstrates not only the futility of war but also the absurdity of politicians repeating cliches about 'staying the course', and ' completing our mission'. The media participates in this