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The effects of nuclear weapons under international law

December 7, 2014  Comments are off
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

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UK ends boycott and participates in Vienna Conference on the Humanitarian Impact of N...

December 7, 2014  Comments are off
UK ends boycott and participates in Vienna Conference on the Humanitarian Impact of Nuclear Weapons

157 states gather in Austria for global meeting on nuclear weapons (8 December 2014, Vienna), After boycotting previous meetings held in Norway and Mexico to examine the humanitarian impact of nuclear weapons, the UK has now decided to participate in... Read more

Imagining a ban on nuclear weapons, ICAN Action Academy, 11 September 2014

September 12, 2014  Comments are off
Imagining a ban on nuclear weapons, ICAN Action Academy, 11 September 2014

Delivered by Thomas Nash, Berlin, 11 September 2014 Imagining a ban on nuclear weapons It seems to me that a treaty banning nuclear weapons is inevitable. It will have to happen eventually, so we might as well do it now.... Read more

Scottish independence and banning nuclear weapons

August 15, 2014  Comments are off
Scottish independence and banning nuclear weapons

By Ray Acheson, Reaching Critical Will and Thomas Nash, Article 36 Scottish independence could be the most significant development for international nuclear disarmament efforts in many years. The Scottish National Party has pledged that if the Scottish people vote in favour... Read more

Remembering Hiroshima

August 6, 2014

Nuclear disarmament and the humanitarian intiative

May 2, 2014

Nuclear weapon free zones and banning nuclear weapon...

May 1, 2014

A treaty banning nuclear weapons

April 28, 2014
Media Advisory: International Conference on Humanita...
February 12, 2014
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
Casualty recording, critical argument and campaignin...
July 23, 2013
Trident Alternatives Review: response shows global b...
July 16, 2013
Open-Ended Working Group on nuclear disarmament
June 11, 2013
Remarks by Article 36 to the Open-Ended Working Grou...
May 22, 2013
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
UK to snub discussions on humanitarian consequences ...
February 27, 2013