• English
  • 日本語
  • France
  • Deutschland
  • Italy
  • España
  • Slovenia

War and conflict

Blog / 14th June 2022

STWR were sad to learn of the recent passing of Bruce Kent, the renowned peace campaigner who strongly supported the cause for sharing in building a more just and equal world.  

Blog / 1st June 2022

The invasion of Ukraine, which has triggered a hefty increase in military spending among Western nations and a rise in humanitarian and military assistance to the beleaguered country, is now threatening to undermine the flow of ODA to the world’s poorer nations.

Blog / 13th May 2022

Two important reports were released last month, neither getting the kind of attention they deserve, writes Vijay Prashad for the Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research.

News / 13th May 2022

World military spending continued to grow in 2021, reaching an all-time high of $2.1 trillion. This was the seventh consecutive year that spending increased, reports the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI). 

Blog / 6th May 2022

世界の地政学的様相の大きな変化を認めることは重要ですが、何百万もの人々が、彼らが関与していない世界的な紛争の代償を払って飢えていることを忘れるべきではありません。

 
News / 6th May 2022

The number of people suffering from extreme hunger reached an all-time high in 2021 and is on track to increase further this year—unless wealthy countries ramp up efforts to "tackle the root causes of food crises rather than just responding after they occur."

Blog / 6th May 2022

As the West is busy dealing with its own economic woes while cutting off Russian exports, little heed is being paid to those suffering the most, writes Ramzy Baroud.

News / 18th March 2022

支援金がウクライナに投入されると同時に、高まるニーズにもかかわらず、国連機関はイエメン、アフガニスタン、南スーダン、エチオピアへの支援を削減することを余儀なくされています。

News / 18th March 2022

Agencies forced to cut back aid in Yemen, Afghanistan, South Sudan and Ethiopia despite growing need as funds go to Ukraine.

News / 25th February 2022

The head of the U.N. food agency has warned that 13 million Yemenis are headed for starvation due to a protracted civil conflict and a lack of funding for humanitarian aid.