Project Ploughshares

Founding Year: 1976

Staff: 10


 John Seibert (Executive Director)

Is a “peace research institute of The Canadian Council of Churches that works with churches, governments, and civil society, in Canada and abroad, to advance policies and actions to prevent war and armed violence and build peace.” It provides “expertise and analysis to the council and its members on peace and security issues, and assists them in shaping an ecumenical response to those issues.”


Project Ploughshares contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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