Hope for Liberia: Trauma healing and reconciliation

Tasneem Jamal Africa

Author Aloysius B. Nyanti Published in The Ploughshares Monitor Volume 35 Issue 1 Spring 2014 Aloysius B. Nyanti (email: anyanti@lcl-thrp.com) joined THRP in 1998 and has worked on conflict resolution, peacebuilding, trauma healing, and leadership development programs. As Program Officer, he is responsible for program oversight and staff management. More information about THRP can be found at www.lcl-thrp.com.   A program promoting …

War Child launches campaign to protect childhood

Tasneem Jamal News

War Child has launched a campaign to protect the childhood of children living in war-affected communities worldwide. Read the news release below: Click here to view PDF of news release For immediate release: Tuesday, October, 23rd, 2012 – Toronto, ON – War Child is excited to launch a provocative new campaign on Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012 that draws attention to the …

Small Arms and Corporate Social Responsibility: Emerging international norms and a program for advocacy

Tasneem Jamal

Author Tracy London Working Paper 05-1 There are more than 300,000 child soldiers under the age of 18 serving in state and non-state armed forces engaged in as many as 33 contemporary conflicts around the world. Technological advances in weaponry and the proliferation of small arms have contributed to the increased use of child soldiers:  lightweight automatic weapons are simple …