ICAN Action Academy 11-14 September 2014

June 25, 2014

This September, we are hosting the ICAN Action Academy, an event for dedicated activists between the age of 18 and 30. Ninety participants from 15 European countries, who are working with ICAN or our partners towards the joint goal of banning nuclear weapons, will be given the opportunity to participate in an intensive training in Berlin.

The ICAN Action Academy is a four-day intensive training seminar for young campaigners and those who want to become campaigners. We will meet in Berlin to learn about all the relevant aspects of successful campaigning against nuclear weapons and for an international treaty that bans them. We want to equip our participants with the relevant knowledge about project management, press and media work, lobbyism, campaigning strategy, public actions, fundraising and public speaking that are all aspects of creating a successful campaign.

You can find more information on our website:

http://ican.berlin/actionacademy/

Please spread the Flyer as well:

http://ican.berlin/actionacademy/flyer.pdf

We are looking forward receiving your application! Deadline is the 7th of July, 2014.



  • aiweiwei

    “Let’s act up! Ban nuclear weapons completely and unconditionally.”

    Ai Weiwei Artist and activist

  • sheen

    “If Gandhi and Martin Luther King Jr were alive today, they would be part of ICAN.”

    Martin Sheen Actor and activist

  • bankimoon

    “I salute ICAN for working with such commitment and creativity.”

    Ban Ki-moon Former UN chief

  • yokoono

    “We can do it together. With your help, our voice will be made still stronger. Imagine peace.”

    Yoko Ono Artist

  • jodywilliams

    “Governments say a nuclear weapons ban is unlikely. Don’t believe it. They said the same about a mine ban treaty.”

    Jody Williams Nobel laureate

  • desmondtutu

    “With your support, we can take ICAN its full distance – all the way to zero nuclear weapons.”

    Desmond Tutu Nobel laureate

  • herbiehancock

    “Because I cannot tolerate these appalling weapons, I whole-heartedly support ICAN.”

    Herbie Hancock Jazz musician

  • dalailama

    “I can imagine a world without nuclear weapons, and I support ICAN.”

    Dalai Lama Nobel laureate