Nuclear weapons

Briefing to parliamentarians: the Vienna conference and Austrian pledge on nuclear we...

January 26, 2015  
Briefing to parliamentarians: the Vienna conference and Austrian pledge on nuclear weapons

On 21 Jan 2015, the All Party Parliamentary Group on weapons and the protection of civilians (which Article 36 provides secretariat support to) held a roundtable briefing on December 2014’s Vienna Conference on the Humanitarian Impact of Nuclear Weapons. The meeting was chaired by Martin... Read more

Victim assistance in a treaty banning nuclear weapons: new briefing paper

January 21, 2015  
Eniwetok test

At the Vienna Conference on the Humanitarian Impact of Nuclear Weapons, Austria committed to work to “fill the legal gap for the prohibition and elimination of nuclear weapons”. This represents a significant step towards a treaty process to ban nuclear weapons.... Read more

Austria pledges to work for ban on nuclear weapons

December 9, 2014  
Austria pledges to work for ban on nuclear weapons

Humanitarian initiative on nuclear weapons must initiate treaty process in 2015 (9 December 2014, Vienna) After 44 states called for a prohibition on nuclear weapons at a conference in Vienna on the humanitarian impacts of nuclear weapons, Austria delivered the... Read more

The effects of nuclear weapons under international law

December 7, 2014  
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 Conferenc...

December 7, 2014

Event at UCL: ‘How nearly everything in Dr Str...

November 26, 2014

Imagining a ban on nuclear weapons, ICAN Action Acad...

September 12, 2014

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