Nobel Peace Prize boosts efforts to prevent horror threatened by nuclear weapons

October 10, 2017  Comments are off

Article 36 – International Steering Group member of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) 6 October 2017, London The 2017 Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded today to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN). This award gives added momentum to the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons adopted at the United Nations by more than 120 states on 7 July 2017. ICAN has campaigned and worked in partnership with governments... Read more

Nuclear Weapons

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ICAN wins Nobel Peace Prize for efforts to ban nuclear weapons

October 6, 2017  Comments are off

On 6 October 2017 the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), with the Nobel committee Chair commending the group’s “ground-breaking efforts to achieve a treaty prohibition” on nuclear weapons. This new treaty marked the first step towards a global recognition that nuclear weapons are illegal, and came at a time when the threat of nuclear weapons is more pressing than ever in recent memory. This Nobel award... Read more

Nuclear Weapons

It’s time we changed the rules

81 items

Explosive Weapons

Cause of devastating harm to civilians

75 items

Autonomous weapons

Killing by machine

69 items

Weapons Review

New technologies of killing

23 items

ICAN wins Nobel Peace Prize for efforts to ban nuclear weapons

October 6, 2017  Comments are off

On 6 October 2017 the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), with the Nobel committee Chair commending the group’s “ground-breaking efforts to achieve a treaty prohibition” on nuclear weapons. This new treaty marked the first step towards a global recognition that nuclear weapons are illegal, and came at a time when the threat of nuclear weapons is more pressing than ever in recent memory. This Nobel award... Read more

Nuclear Weapons

It’s time we changed the rules

81 items

Explosive Weapons

Cause of devastating harm to civilians

75 items

Autonomous weapons

Killing by machine

69 items

Weapons Review

New technologies of killing

23 items

ICAN wins Nobel Peace Prize for efforts to ban nuclear weapons

October 6, 2017  Comments are off

On 6 October 2017 the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), with the Nobel committee Chair commending the group’s “ground-breaking efforts to achieve a treaty prohibition” on nuclear weapons. This new treaty marked the first step towards a global recognition that nuclear weapons are illegal, and came at a time when the threat of nuclear weapons is more pressing than ever in recent memory. This Nobel award... Read more

Nuclear Weapons

It’s time we changed the rules

81 items

Explosive Weapons

Cause of devastating harm to civilians

75 items

Autonomous weapons

Killing by machine

69 items

Weapons Review

New technologies of killing

23 items
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