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The Peace and Disarmament Education Trust (PADET)


The objective of the Peace and Disarmament Education Trust is to "advance education and thereby promote international peace, arms control and disarmament." The Trust makes two types of grants: one-off grants and PADET scholarships.

The Trust was established as a charitable trust on 3 May 1988, with a capital of $1,500,000, money received from France in recognition of events surrounding the destruction of the vessel "Rainbow Warrior". Each year, the Trust distributes most of the interest accrued to appropriate projects. Read a short history of the Rainbow Warrior at the Greenpeace website.

Trust Administration
Applications are considered by the Public Advisory Committee on Disarmament and Arms Control (PACDAC), who make recommendations to the Trustee (the Secretary for Internal Affairs), for the final selection.

Public Advisory Committee on Disarmament and Arms Control
The members of the Public Advisory Committee on Disarmament and Arms Control are:
  • Professor Anne Trotter
  • Cameron Bennett
  • Dr Kate Dewes
  • Dr John HarrĂ©
  • Dr John Henderson
  • Mr Stuart McMillan
  • Brigadier Roger Mortlock
  • Pauline Tangiora
Contact Details
The Trust Advisor
Peace and Disarmament Education Trust
Trusts and Fellowships Office
The Department of Internal Affairs
PO Box 805
Wellington

Phone: 04 495-9387
Fax: 04 495-9444
Email: trusts@dia.govt.nz

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