Remarks by Article 36 to the Open-Ended Working Group on Nuclear Disarmament
Remarks to the Open-ended Working Group on Nuclear Disarmament Thomas Nash, Director, Article 36. Geneva, Thursday 16 May 2013 Thank you Ambassador and thank you to the organisers for inviting me to speak. As a member of ICAN, we welcome the Open-ended... Read more
79 states issue humanitarian statement at Non-Proliferation Treaty PrepCom
A group of 79 states signed on to a joint statement emphasizing the humanitarian impacts of nuclear weapons during the second Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) PrepCom that took place from 22 April – 3 May 2013 in Geneva. It is unprecedented... Read more
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