Posts Tagged ‘peace’

Can drones be used for peace?

Posted on: May 7th, 2013 by iainmarlow | No Comments

In an era of intra-state warfare increasingly defined by the ominous buzz of unseen drones high above remote villages, can drones be meaningfully deployed by NGOs for peace? “For the price of one or two satellite images you could buy or lease or build a pretty decent drone,” Christopher Tuckwood, executive director of the Sentinel Project, tells Toronto Review contributor Daniela Porat.

The South Caucasus: an urgent opportunity

Posted on: November 10th, 2009 by iainmarlow | No Comments

This dark chapter in both Turkey and Armenia’s history now has the bilateral political momentum to be reconciled, creating a momentous opportunity for development agencies to implement long-term strategy for cooperation and engagement between the two countries’ communities. This urgent opportunity for peace and reconciliation in the South Caucasus must not be missed.