NPT side event report: Unspeakable suffering – the humanitarian impact of nucle...
By Anina Dalbert | Reaching Critical Will of WILPF During Tuesday’s side event on the humanitarian impact of nuclear weapons, the room was packed with people. This argued the Chair of the event, Ambassador Benno Laggner of Switzerland, shows how... Read more
Article 36 remarks at NPT PrepCom side event
Remarks by Thomas Nash, Director, Article 36 Side event at the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty PrepCom, Geneva, 30 April 2013 Some people have criticised the nuclear weapons policy world for being a bit stuck in a cold war mentality, for not... Read more
Paving the way for an international ban on nuclear weapons
On 4-5 March 2013, Norway hosted the first-ever governmental conference on the humanitarian consequences of nuclear weapons. The conference saw widespread participation and engagement from 127 states, as well as international organisations, civil society participating under the banner of ICAN,... Read more
Historic movement begins towards ban on nuclear weapons Featured
UK boycotts meeting (Oslo, 5 March) 127 states have taken part in the first-ever conference on the humanitarian impacts of nuclear weapons, and will meet again in Mexico to take the next step in this initiative to address the catastrophic... Read more