Campaigns against crimes against humanity and genocide; runs a programme to bring suspected war criminals to justice, operates memorial centres in the UK and Rwanda, and raises awareness of crimes against humanity and groups under threat around the world.
Official site of anti-war protestor Brian Haw, who has been camping in Parliament Square since 2001. Includes news, photographs, video clips and history.
British American Security Information Council
An independent research organisation that analyses government policies and promotes public awareness of defense, disarmament, military strategy and nuclear policies in order to foster informed debate.
Campaign Against Arms Trade
Campaigns against the international arms trade and, in particular, Britain's role in that trade. Includes news, event listings and information on how to get involved.
Conscience - The Peace Tax Campaign
Campaigns for taxes to be used to promote peace rather than to pay for war. Includes newsletters and advice on how to resist payment of the military portion of income tax.
Fellowship of Reconciliation - England
An international, spiritually-based movement of people committed to active nonviolence, and advocacy for the victims of war and conflict; includes details of their campaigns, news and resources, and how to get involved.
Follow the Women
An international group that campaigns for peace and an end to violence in the Middle East, mainly by organizing an annual Pedal for Peace women's bike ride. Includes news, contacts, a history, and how to get involved.
Challenges the ethics of military recruitment, particularly in schools, and asks whether an atmosphere of unquestioning pride in our armed forces is being falsely generated in order to shore up support for British foreign policy.
Information about Iraq, and advocates a policy that recognises the special responsibility for the wellbeing of Iraqis.
IWPR - Institute for War & Peace Reporting
An international media training and development charity that works to connect civil society with media in zones of trouble or conflict, and to raise awareness of issues; also provides journalist training. Includes a profile, news, information about where they work, and contacts.
Martin Ryle Trust
Registered Charity whose object is to fund scientific research and education on any aspects of reducing violence between states. This covers a wide range of problems in the natural and the social sciences.
No Women, No Peace
A network of organisations who undertake research and advocacy on women, peace and security; with information about their campaigns and background resources, news and events, and contacts.
Oxford Research Group (ORG)
An independent NGO working with policy-makers, academics, the military, and civil society to promote a sustainable approach to security for the UK and the world; describes their current projects and priorities, publication of books and briefing papers, and contacts.
Peace One Day
Promotes and supports Peace Day, a global day of ceasefire and non-violence held on 21 September annually; includes a history of how it started, how to get involved, a range of educational materials, and an events diary.
Peace Pledge Union
The oldest secular pacifist organisation in Britain. Details current and forthcoming events and projects and offers background information on the principles of pacifism.
The UK arm of the Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs, an international network of scientists concerned about the social impact of science, and abolishing weapons of mass destruction and war; with details of membership, meetings and events, publications, and contacts.
Works to reduce international conflict and promote cooperative security through advocacy, and research and policy development. Includes information about their international projects, campaigns, policy papers and resources, and contacts.
Stop The Arms Fair
UK-based coalition of groups and individuals who joined forces in January 2011 to put an end to DSEi and all UK arms fairs.
Veterans For Peace UK
A voluntary ex-services organisation of men and women who have served in every war that Britain has fought since WW2.
WMD Awareness Programme
Dedicated to providing trustworthy and up to date information on Weapons of Mass Destruction world wide.
Women in Black Scotland
Scottish branch of an international network of women committed to peace with justice, and opposed to war and other violence; includes details of their vigils and actions, with contacts and links.