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Lectures / Speeches / Reports

     

2015

   
     
Title   Venue / Topics
     

Global Crisis and Building Culture of Peace

(4th December 2015)

  London
     

Britain INOUT of EU

Where there is Peace, there is
Prosperity

(9th November 2015)

  London
     
     

Annual Erskine Childers - The United Nations at 70

(23rd September 2015)

  London
     

Surviving the 21st Century -

“From War Economy to Green Economy”

(23rd May 2015)

  London
     

Surviving the 21st Century
Global Challenges, Threats and Prospects for Peace

(30 January, 2015)

  London
     

2014

   
     
     
     

"Who Rules the World ?" - Flashpoints and power rivalries from Europe to Far East

(25 November, 2014)

  London
     

Moving Towards Peace in Middle East and North Africa

(25 June, 2014)

  London
     

VM Speech - How Future Wars can be Stopped

(29 March, 2014)

  London
     

Globalisation Cafe university of Liverpool book discussion talk on 'The Economics of killing'

(4 March, 2014)

  Liverpool
     

Manchester Model United Nations Society Book discussion talk at the University place Manchester

(27 February, 2014)

  Manchester
     

Clare Politics Society Cambridge Book Discussion on The Economics of Killing

(18 February, 2014)

  Cambridge
     

Newcastle-Under-Lyme School Book Discussion on The Economics of Killing

(13th of February, 2014)

  Newcastle-Under-Lyme
     

University of Westminister Department of Politics and International Relations hosted book discussion on The Economics of Killing.

(23rd of January 2014)

  London
     

Is Nonviolence Future Possible

Possibilities of a Weaponless World 

(5 – 7 January, 2014)

  India
     
     

2013

   
     
  Author  
     

4th December - Race, Faith and World Peace

(4 December 2013)

  London
     

UNA Gloucestershire County & Quaker Peace Group Host a Book Discussion of The Economics of Killing

(25 November 2013)

  Gloucestershire
     

University of East Anglia Dev Soc Society Book Discussion Event

(21 November 2013)

  East Anglia
     

Tavistock Peace Action Group Lecture

(13 November 2013)

  Tavistock
     
UNAMET Hosts talk by Vijay Mehta   London
     

Uniting for Peace Annual Conference on The Real Agenda: Syria, Mali and DRC - Terrorism or Resource Wars ?

(7 November 2013)

  London
     

How the West Fuels War and Poverty in the Developing World

(16 October 2013)

  Cambridge
     

Report, Book Discussion Event by Scottish CND

(8 October 2013)

  Glassgow, UK
     

Queen Mary University and MEDACT discussion event at Morris Lecture Theatre

(2 October 2013)

  London, UK
     

Book discussion at Concord College Shropshire

(26 September 2013)

  Shropshire, UK
     

Book Discussion Conway Hall Ethical Society

(22 September 2013)

  London, UK
     

Vijay Mehta addresses National Justice and Peace Network Meeting

(15 September 2013)

  Chester, UK
     

Vijay Mehta speaks at London Region CND Council Meeting on

(4 September 2013)

  London, UK
     

Peace News Summer Camp

(25 July 2013)

   
     

The Economics of Killing Book Discussion Event Hosted by: New Economics Foundation

(17 July 2013)

  London, UK
     

Socialist History book discussion on 'The Economics of Killing'

(29 June 2013)

  London, UK
     

'Reflection and Action - for Peace'
An Interfaith Event for World Peace in Edinburgh

(27 June 2013)

  Edinburgh, UK
     

The Economics of Killing Book Discussion Event Hosted by Dutch United Nations Student Association

(7 June 2013)

  Utrecht, Netherlands
     

The Economics of Killing Book Discussion Event Hosted by UNA Blackheath & Greenwich Branch
United Nations Association

(4 June 2013)

  Blackheath, UK
     

The Economics of Killing Book Discussion Event Hosted by Bristol University MUN Society

(1 May 2013)

  Bristol, UK
     

The Economics of Killing Book Discussion Event hosted by Southampton Hub

(2 May 2013)

  Southampton, UK
     

Linking 2Ds: Democracy and Development for Global Peace

- Millenium Development Goals - A blueprint for development

(20 April 2013)

  Wesley's Chapel, London, UK
     

Book Discussion Event hosted by Warwick Hub

(5 March 2013)

  Coventry, UK
     

Memorial Service of Lord Peter Archer

(12 February 2013)

  Houses of Parliament, London, UK
     

Book Discussion Event hosted by Oxford Hub, Oxford

(25 January 2013)

  Turl Street Kitchen, Oxford, UK
     
     

Beyond Enforcing the Peace: The Role of Troops in Reconstruction

(17 - 19 January 2013)

  NorthWestern University, USA
     

2012

   
     
From Inner Peace to Global Peace   SOAS, London, UK
     
"Middle East - Is Peace Possible ?"   House of Commons, London
     
Bristol University book discussion of 'The Economics of Killing   Bristol University
     
Money, Power, and Peace   Friends House, Euston, London
     

Book discusstion talk on The Economics of Killing at

(4 October 2012)

  University of Sussex International Relations Society, UK
     

Inner Peace to Global Peace

(21 September 2012)

   
     

The Economics of Killing Book Discussion - Edinburgh Peace and Justice Centre

(18 September 2012)

   
     

ANNUAL ERSKINE CHILDERS LECTURE 2012

(10th September, 2012)

  Peacekeeping: Acting as a Good Tailor When the Need Arises - Jan Pronk
     
The Birmingham UNA book discussion of The Economics of Killing -

(10 July 2012
)
Vijay Mehta  
     
Book launch of Luckshan Abeysuriya's book

(7 July 2012)
Vijay Mehta 'The UN War Crimes Tribunal in former Yugoslavia'
     

Is Business Intervention the Most Effective Solution to Poverty

(2 July 2012)

Vijay Mehta Business finding innovative ways of reducing
poverty –breaking new grounds?
     
Assessing contribution
of the West to maintaining peace in the developing
world

(1 July 2012)
Vijay Mehta  

 

The Economics of Killing - Hague book launch

(10 April 2012)

 

Vijay Mehta Key Themes, Messages and Solutions

The Road to Peace

(23 March 2012)

 

Vijay Mehta

UN Reforms and Demilitarisation can Build a Road to Peace

Christianity and Peace Rev. Brian G Cooper 'Love for All, Hatred for None'
   
Vijay Mehta  
2011
 

 

 

     

Annual Gandhi Foundation Lecture

(October 13 2011)

Anthony Parel

Pax Gandhiana: is Gandhian Non-violence Compatible with the Coercive State?

     

Strategic Campaigning for Peace

(3 October 2011)

Vijay Mehta Peace Campaigning in Today’s World - EXPLORING STRATEGIES AND ACTIONS
     

UN INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PEACE

(21 September 2011)

Rt. Hon. Hilary Benn’s ‘After the Conflicts: How Can Development Build Peace’
     

“In a Time of Peace Which is No Peace”

(6 June 2011)

Henning Melber Peace and Development – 50 Years After Dag Hammarskjöld
     
     
Trident Debate    
     
New thinking of Innovative Practice – Articulating the Paradigm of Justice and Sustainability   Revitalising Global Governance and Democracy
     
From Inner Peace to a Vision of Universal Peace   Universal Wellness through Meditation, Yoga and Holistic Health
     
Transformation in the Muslim World   Disarming Military Regimes for Peace and Democracy
     
United Nations for 21st Century?   Reforming the UN for the 21st Century
     
Welfare or Warfare   “Disarm the Military Economy for Peace and Development”
     
Pitching Africa   Bringing Together African Artists, Entrepreneurs and leaders with Philanthropists and investors
     
UN International Day of Peace, 21 September 2011   After the conflicts: how can development build peace
     
Working for a World Free of Nuclear Weapons   What can United Nations and Civil Society Do?
     
United Nations – How can it be effective and achieve more?    
     
The Morality of Intervention, Responsibility to Protect (R2P) and the Role of United Nations    
     
“In a Time of Peace Which is No Peace”   Peace and Development – 50 Years After Dag Hammarskjöld
     
Peace Campaigning in Today’s World   EXPLORING STRATEGIES AND ACTIONS
     
World Peace Conference - Berlin 2011

Read the Report
Report by:

Hur Hassnain
Successful Launch of World Peace Festival 20 -27
     
Organise the World - Potsdam Report

Read REPORT
  Honouring The Nobel Peace Prize Laureaete, Alfred Hermann Fried, Life, Work and Lasting Impact, Sean MacBride Peace Prize Ceremony and IPB’s Council Meeting

 

CND Annual Conference,

Report

 

 

Bradford 15th - 16th October

 

Uniting for Peace AGM Report

Vijay Mehta  
     

2010

   

A Climate of Peace
(23rd – 26th September 2010)

Vijay Mehta Disarm the Military Juggernaut for Peace and Development

Ways for a Better World

Vijay Mehta

Ideas for action, inspiration and timeless wisdom

The UN, Human Rights and Liberty Achievements, Failures and Prospects for the future Vijay Mehta The UN, Human Rights and Liberty: Achievements, Failures and Prospects for the future
Reforms in Global Governance and Democracy Vijay Mehta An article for compilation on 'Reforms in Governance' for Indian Institute of Public Administration

Exploring Different Aspects of Peace and Non-Violence

(24 January 2010)

Vijay Mehta Explore how the concept of peace and non-violence can be broadened to enrich not only ones own life but can be expanded to help others by our actions.

Reforming and strengthening the UN for 21st Century

(Monday, 22nd November, 2010)

Vijay Mehta Reforming and strengthening the UN for 21st Century
     
Britain in the World and the Peace Movements Role in the New Coalition Era Vijay Mehta Reforming and Strengthening the United Nations for the 21st Century

 

Reforming the UN for the 21st Century

(9th October, 2010)

Vijay Mehta Reforming the UN for the 21st Century - Sponsored by UNA Eastern Region, Cambridge CB2 3AR. October 2010

Peace-Building in an Unstable World

(5th to 7th February 2010)

Vijay Mehta

Innovative approaches to world peace in 21st century
Third International Nonviolence Leadership Training Camp

 

The UN, Human Rights and Liberty

Vijay Mehta

 

   

 

Defending Rights of the Child and building a Safer Future for Children

(Tuesday, 21st July 2010)

Vijay Mehta

Ways in which flow of abductions, and organized crime can be stopped

     
“We Can End Poverty”   “A discussion paper for the Inequality and Millennium Development Goals
Lecture”

Inequality and Millennium Development Goals

Vijay Mehta

Progress towards the MDGs is slipping away

     
Chair’s Report 2009 - 2010   Uniting for Peace World Disarmament Campaign
     
Paper: Peace Building in an Unstable World. Outline    
     
International Women’s Day
(Tuesday, 9th March 2010)
   
     
United for Peace and Non-violent Peaceforce working together for a better future    
     

COMMENTS BY VIJAY MEHTA ON A PROPOSAL FROM UNA SUDBURY BRANCH

(9 October 2010)

  FOR REFORMS OF THE UNITED NATIONS
     

The Role of UN in Establishing a More Peaceful World

21 September 2010

   
     

UNITING FOR PEACE

  AGM and Spring Conference
     

The UN, Human Rights and Liberty

(19 January 2010)

   
     

2009

   
     
UN, NATO and Afghanistan War

(24 November 2009)
  Friends House, Euston, London
     

The UN Doctrine on the Responsibility to Protect

(9th March 2009)

Vijay Mehta Shakespeare Centre, Kendal

Close Guantanamo Bay and End Illegal Detention

(10th March 2009)

Vijay Mehta
Anglican Chaplaincy, Centre in the Campus
Lancaster University
     

Annual Erskine Childers Lecture 2009

Report

18th February, 2009

 

Mairead Maguire London

Annual Erskine Childers Lecture 2009: Report of the Lecture

 

   

Working for a World Free of Nuclear Weapons

 

Vijay Mehta Winchester, Hampshire

THE TRUTH AND RECONCILIATION COMMISSION FOR BRITAIN
AND IRELAND (TRCBI)

(25 July 2009)

Vijay Mehta

Quaker Meeting House,
Frederick Street off York Street, Belfast, Northern Ireland


Beyond Obama

Lecture

Report

Vijay Mehta

Room 4a, House of Lords, London

 

Meeting at 10 Downing Street

Vijay Mehta

London


   

NATO at 60

Vijay Mehta

written for Uniting for Peace Newsletter

     

Working for a World Free of Nuclear Weapons - REPORT

Vijay Mehta

Winchester

 

     

The UN and our Common Future

Renu Mehta

The Dorchester, London


Celebration of the 60th Anniversary of the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
- LECTURE

 

Celebration of the 60th Anniversary of the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights - REPORT

 

 

 

 

Vijay Mehta

 

Lymington, Hants

 

 

Lymington, Hants

ACT UN AGM Report 2009

Saturday 28th March 2009

   
     
Time Running Out   Hellenic Centre, Marylebone, London
     
     

Why Peace Keeping is not effective - the Alternatives

21 – 23 August 2009

  Chichester University, Bishop Otter Campus
     

Why the UK went to war in Iraq in 2003

18 August 2009

 

Sir Hugh Beach Friends House, London
     

UN and Truth on Iraq War

18th August 2009

 

Vijay Mehta Friends House, Euston, London
‘Iran on the footsteps of Israel   House of Lords, London
     

Celebrating and learning from Diwali - Festival of Lights

 

   
Escalating War in Afghanistan   Can Peace Return to the Troubled Region?
     
Why Peace Keeping is not effective - The Alternatives   (Conference)
     
Celebration of the 60th Anniversary of the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Successes and failure of the UDHR
  Lymington, UK
     

2008

   
Celebration of the 60th Anniversary of the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights Vijay Mehta The 60 year journey of Human Rights, What has been achieved in last 60 years and how ?, What are the future challenges?, What can I do to promote human rights ?
Ending Wars and Achieving Peace, A Dream or a Reality Vijay Mehta Root causes of war, Reasons to avoid war, UN Vision of Disarmament and ending war
     
UNA Leeds Speech Vijay Mehta The role of the UN in international peace and security and the reforms of the UN
Britains special relationship should be with the United Nations not the USA Labour Action for Peace Vijay Mehta  
How effective is the UN in Peacekeeping and mediating Conflict Vijay Mehta Effectiveness of the UN in peacekeeping, negotiating conflict and post conflict development.
Who Rules the World Vijay Mehta The Role of Effective Global Governance in Harnessing Globalisation
Nuclear Power and Nuclear Proliferation Vijay Mehta Many Faces of Asian Security - Perspective from India and Pakistan
The role of global institutions in tackling poverty Vijay Mehta Scarcity in the midst of plenty – the role of effective global governance in reducing poverty
Who rules the world? Vijay Mehta Global challenges and the role of the UN in peacekeeping, human rights and international law
Celebration of the 60th Anniversary of the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights Vijay Mehta A Magna Carta for All Humanity
     
World Shortages & Global Security: Food Security, Climate Change and Prospects for peace Vijay Mehta World Shortages & Global Security
     
New World Order and the United Nations: Ending terrorism, wars and violence for building a peaceful society Vijay Mehta Ending terrorism, wars and violence for building a peaceful society
Reforming the UN for the 21st Century Vijay Mehta What is wrong with the UN and why does it need fixing, International security and peacekeeping reforms, Institutional reforms (Security Council and General Assembly), Creating a UN fit for the 21st century
Celebration of the 60th Anniversary of the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights Vijay Mehta Successes and failure of the UDHR
Ending Wars and Achieving Peace A Dream or a Reality Making war history Vijay Mehta Root causes of war, Reasons to avoid war, Deligitimisation of war, UN Vision of Disarmament and ending war, Education for a culture of peace, Dismantling the culture of war, Lessons from the Northern Ireland Peace Process
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New World Order and the United Nations   Ending terrorism, wars and violence for building a peaceful society
     
Celebration of the 60th Anniversary of the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights   Successes and failure of the UDHR
     
Britain’s special relationship should be with the
United Nations, not the USA


19th February 2008
  Euston, London, UK
     

2007

   
Reforming the UN for the 21st Century Vijay Mehta Reforming the UN for the 21st Century
Bringing Democracy to Burma What can the UK Government do to promote and implement the rule of law and the UN Charter Vijay Mehta Bringing Democracy to Burma What can the UK Government do to promote and implement the rule of law and the UN Charter
     

2005

   
Development in Africa Vijay Mehta Shaking the curse of poverty, hunger and disease
     

2002

   
World Civil Society Forum   Report of the meeting and photo of the event
     

1999

   
Youth Voices Vijay Mehta Impressions of the youngsters trip to Hague peace conference 1999
AFRICA Vijay Mehta A continent forgotten
The Resister Vijay Mehta CND GLOBAL SUMMIT
Climate Change and Renewable Energy Vijay Mehta An opportunity for business growth, sustainable development and saving the planet
NATO at 60 Vijay Mehta Disbanding is the only option – not expanding or rebranding

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