Nuclear weapons

Trident Alternatives Review: response shows global ban on nuclear weapons must go ahe...

July 16, 2013  No comments
Trident Alternatives Review: response shows global ban on nuclear weapons must go ahead with or without UK participation

Trident Alternatives Review: response shows global ban on nuclear weapons must go ahead with or without UK participation The publication of the government’s Trident Alternatives Review is a sign that suggesting changes to the status quo on nuclear weapons in... Read more

Open-Ended Working Group on nuclear disarmament

June 11, 2013  No comments
Open-Ended Working Group on nuclear disarmament

The open-ended working group to develop proposals to take forward multilateral nuclear disarmament negotiations for the achievement and maintenance of a world without nuclear weapons (or OEWG on nuclear disarmament) was established in 2012 under United Nations General Assembly resolution... Read more

Documents suggest UK boycott of key nuclear weapons meeting was driven by P5 partners

June 4, 2013  No comments
Documents suggest UK boycott of key nuclear weapons meeting was driven by P5 partners

Internal documents on the UK Government’s decision making around whether or not to attend a major meeting on the Humanitarian Impact of Nuclear Weapons make it clear that the UK followed others into an ill-judged position. Earlier this year, the... Read more

Remarks by Article 36 to the Open-Ended Working Group on Nuclear Disarmament

May 22, 2013  No comments
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-Prolif...

May 3, 2013

NPT side event report: Unspeakable suffering –...

May 2, 2013

Article 36 remarks at NPT PrepCom side event

April 30, 2013

Paving the way for an international ban on nuclear w...

April 3, 2013
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March 3, 2013
Ban nuclear weapons: make it happen!
March 3, 2013
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February 27, 2013
Humanitarian impacts from a single nuclear weapon de...
February 25, 2013
New research highlights consequences of nuclear weap...
February 25, 2013
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February 24, 2013
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February 12, 2013
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February 7, 2013
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February 4, 2013
35 countries call for ban on nuclear weapons at Unit...
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Banning nuclear weapons
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