Statements

Introduction
5 months ago

Statement on nuclear weapons and security to UN talks

May 12, 2016  Comments are off
TN statement OEWG

On 12 May, Article 36’s Thomas Nash delivered the following statement on behalf of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear weapons (ICAN) to the Open Ended Working Group at the UN in Geneva on legal measures for achieving nuclear disarmament:... Read more

Opening statement on autonomous weapons to CCW expert meeting, April 2016

April 12, 2016  Comments are off
UN in Geneva © Campaign to Stop Killer Robots

Article 36 statement to the Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons Geneva, Switzerland, 12 April 2016. Delivered by Thomas Nash. Thank you, Mr. Chairperson and thank you for your preparations for this meeting. At a very basic level, it is quite significant... Read more

The legal gap and urgency of a treaty banning nuclear weapons: statement to UN talks

February 24, 2016  Comments are off
Eniwetok test

In 2015 the General Assembly voted to establish an Open Ended Working Group (OEWG) that will meet during 2016 to discuss and propose new “legal measures, legal provisions and norms” for achieving a nuclear disarmament. Open to the participation of all nations,... Read more

An urgent priority for humanity: lethal autonomous w...

November 12, 2015

Presentation to the British Nuclear Test Veterans As...

May 16, 2015

Presentation to NPT side event on Banning Nuclear We...

May 14, 2015

Weapons technologies that threaten us today: Remarks...

April 28, 2015
Cities are not targets: Populated areas and internat...
April 27, 2015
CCW experts meeting on autonomous weapons: Intervent...
April 17, 2015
Statement to CCW, 13 Nov 2014
November 13, 2014
Remarks on autonomous weapons systems at CCW, 13 Nov...
November 13, 2014
Remarks on ‘No more #ManPanels initiative̵...
October 18, 2014
Imagining a ban on nuclear weapons, ICAN Action Acad...
September 12, 2014
Presentation to the UN Secretary-General’s Advisor...
September 11, 2014
The impact of explosive weapons in Gaza
July 15, 2014
Against gender discrimination in global policymaking
May 19, 2014
Remarks to the CCW on autonomous weapons systems, 15...
May 15, 2014
Remarks to the CCW on autonomous weapons systems, 13...
May 13, 2014
Remarks during the NGO presentations to the NPT, 29 ...
April 29, 2014
Remarks to the French Senate on a treaty to ban nucl...
March 5, 2014
Presentation to the Nayarit conference on the econom...
February 15, 2014
Statement by Article 36 to the Meeting of States Par...
November 14, 2013
Statement on ‘Ways of Work’ delivered to...
October 30, 2013
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