Nuclear weapons

The effects of nuclear weapons under international law

December 7, 2014  Comments are off
The effects of nuclear weapons under international law

On 8 – 9 December 2014, states meeting in Vienna to discuss the humanitarian impact of nuclear weapons will have the opportunity to voice their views on the legality of nuclear weapons under existing international law. The legality of nuclear... Read more

UK ends boycott and participates in Vienna Conference on the Humanitarian Impact of N...

December 7, 2014  Comments are off
UK ends boycott and participates in Vienna Conference on the Humanitarian Impact of Nuclear Weapons

157 states gather in Austria for global meeting on nuclear weapons (8 December 2014, Vienna), After boycotting previous meetings held in Norway and Mexico to examine the humanitarian impact of nuclear weapons, the UK has now decided to participate in... Read more

Event at UCL: ‘How nearly everything in Dr Strangelove is true’

November 26, 2014  Comments are off
Event at UCL: 'How nearly everything in Dr Strangelove is true'

On 25th November 2014 at the UCL Institute of Global Governance, Thomas Nash, Director of Article 36, joined Eric Schlosser, investigative journalist and author of ‘Command and Control’, for a discussion on the enduring threat to humanity posed by nuclear... Read more

Imagining a ban on nuclear weapons, ICAN Action Academy, 11 September 2014

September 12, 2014  Comments are off
Imagining a ban on nuclear weapons, ICAN Action Academy, 11 September 2014

Delivered by Thomas Nash, Berlin, 11 September 2014 Imagining a ban on nuclear weapons It seems to me that a treaty banning nuclear weapons is inevitable. It will have to happen eventually, so we might as well do it now.... Read more

Scottish independence and banning nuclear weapons

August 15, 2014

Remembering Hiroshima

August 6, 2014

A nuclear weapons ban treaty: urgent, feasible and m...

May 23, 2014

Nuclear disarmament and the humanitarian intiative

May 2, 2014
Nuclear weapon free zones and banning nuclear weapon...
May 1, 2014
Remarks during the NGO presentations to the NPT, 29 ...
April 29, 2014
A treaty banning nuclear weapons
April 28, 2014
Remarks to the French Senate on a treaty to ban nucl...
March 5, 2014
Nayarit: the point of no return
February 15, 2014
146 states meet in Mexico to discuss humanitarian im...
February 13, 2014
124 states sign on to humanitarian statement on nucl...
October 21, 2013
Banning nuclear weapons without the nuclear armed st...
October 18, 2013
Growing prominence for humanitarian initiative at UN...
September 27, 2013
Statement by Nosizwe Lise Baqwa, ICAN at the UN Gene...
September 26, 2013
Statement by Nosizwe Lise Baqwa, International Campa...
September 26, 2013
Remarks by Article 36 to the Open-Ended Working Grou...
August 21, 2013
Trident Alternatives Review: response shows global b...
July 16, 2013
Open-Ended Working Group on nuclear disarmament
June 11, 2013
Documents suggest UK boycott of key nuclear weapons ...
June 4, 2013