World BEYOND War’s fourth annual global conference on the abolition of war

Start: Saturday, October 05, 2019 9:00 AM

End: Sunday, October 06, 2019 3:00 PM


World BEYOND War’s fourth annual global conference on the abolition of war will be held on Saturday and Sunday, October 5th and 6th, in Limerick, Ireland, and include a rally on the 6th at Shannon Airport, where U.S. military forces routinely pass through in violation of Irish neutrality.

We’ll be bringing together some of the best speakers, scholars, and activists from Ireland and the world in the movement to end war and establish a just, sustainable, and global peace.

Speakers will include Nobel Peace Laureate Mairead Maguire.

Details of the conference, including speakers and full agenda, will be posted as they are developed at

We welcome ideas, proposals, suggestions!

Location: Great National South Court Hotel
Address: Raheen Roundabout, Raheen, Limerick, V94 E77X, Ireland. Google map.
Timing: 9 to 6:30 Saturday October 5th, and 9 to 1:15 Sunday October 6th, followed by rally at Shannon Airport, with optional walk from the hotel to the airport
Shannon Airport Address: M3XP+V4 Lismacleane, County Clare, Ireland. Google map.

Registrants for the conference can get a discounted rate to stay at the hotel Friday and/or Saturday evenings, and can stay additional nights at the standard rate. Or particpants can stay at our Peace Camp! Or use our rides and lodging board.

Limerick is easily accessible from Shannon Airport or by rail or bus from Dublin.

You can read about and watch videos of past conferences here: 2018 Toronto, 2017 Washington, 2016 Washington.

World BEYOND War is a global network of volunteers, activists, and allied organizations advocating for the abolition of the very institution of war. Our success is driven by a people-powered movement -
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