A project of Academy for the Peace & Dignity of the Commonwealth

Toward a greater subsidiarity in solidarity; furthering authentic human development.

S U B S I D I A R I T Y

The principle that a central authority should have a subsidiary function, performing only those tasks which cannot be performed at a more local level.

S O L I D A R I T Y

“Unity or agreement of feeling or action, especially among individuals with a common interest; mutual support within a group.”

PeaceForge is a project of Academy for the Peace and Dignity of the Commonwealth, a Virginia nonstock, tax exempt 501c3 corporation registered with the IRS Activity Code corresponding to NTEE Major Group IV, R05 Research Institutes & Public Policy Analysis entities, reserved for “Organizations whose primary purpose is to conduct research and/or public policy analysis within the Civil Rights, Social Action, Advocacy major group area.”

We are a community of interest for peace & human dignity to promote the common good through programs & projects advanced through centers of study and practice.

The Academy seeks to provide structural and institutional societal anchors novel means of reinforcing support and to identify social problems of particular concern, working to develop and field formidable capabilities for positive reform in the public & private spheres.