Welcome to the Peace Foundation

The Peace Foundation is the operating name of the Foundation for Peace Studies Aotearoa/New Zealand Inc. - Te Tuapapa Rongomau o Aotearoa. The Peace Foundation is a not for profit organisation working to build peaceful relationships among people of all ages and cultures, from personal to global through education, research and action.

Online booking available - Dr Helen Caldicott Lecture

Helen CaldicottDr Helen Caldicott Lecture - Noted physician, anti-nuclear activist and Nobel Peace Prize nominee Dr Helen Caldicott is visiting New Zealand from Australia, courtesy of the New Zealand Peace Foundation. For further details please contact info@peacefoundation.org.nz

Please book online using the links below:

Wellington - Sunday, 13th November 7:00pm @ St. Andrew's on the Terrace

Auckland - Tuesday, 15th November 7:30pm @ AUT University 

Booking essential
Limited seats

School Peace Education Programmes National Consultants' Hui 2016 - well worthwhile!

Norm HewittThe national team of school programme consultants (Cool Schools, LtPM and Kia Tau te Rangimarie), met last week for a two day hui to up-skill, discuss successes and challenges and to engage in future planning to ensure our programmes remain relevant and accessible for schools. Back row (left to right): Tracey Innes, Cherie Mangu, Larissa Honders (intern), Lynn Scott, Carey-Lou Jones (admin), Sue Ferguson, Gillian Tasker. Front row: Tracy Scott, Christina Barruel (Head of Peace Education) and Lisa Gibson.

2016 Auckland Secondary Schools' Peace Symposium - the best yet!

The Peace Foundation would like to thank the schools who participated in our 2016 peace symposium:
Auckland Girls Grammar School, Western Springs College, Mount Roskill Grammar School, Sancta Maria College, Mount Albert Grammar School, King’s College, Otahuhu College, Edgewater College, Waitakere College, Whangaparaoa College and Manurewa High School.

Schools’ Peace Week 2016

SPW2016 Schools’ Peace 2016: Dialogues for Peace
Schools’ Peace Week 2016 was a fantastic success with our best ever participation numbers – 264 schools from across the globe participated! We had schools in New Zealand, Pakistan, China, the USA, Jordan and New Caledonia participating. To read more about the event, please click here.