From the Desk Of…” challenges the dominant narratives about international peace and security by sharing notable quotes, anecdotes, prose and poems about women, peace and security. These are tidbits that float across my desk from time to time. Do you have something you would like to share from your desk? Drop me a line!
What is peace?
It’s a question we don’t spend enough time thinking about. Here’s what the Dalai Lama says, “Peace can only last where human rights are respected, where the people are fed, and where individuals and nations are free.”