Medical Peace Work Glossary
Terms are from the Medical Peace Work | Course 1 Health Workers, conflict and peace.
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The absence of direct, structural and cultural violence (J. Galtung).
Nonviolent Communication (NVC)
A philosophical and pedagogical tool that encourages human connection and strengthens people’s capacity to speak and listen with empathy.
A weapon whose explosive power results from a nuclear reaction. This reaction results in the release of an immense amount of energy in the form of an explosion, many times greater than that of conventional explosives.