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Beatrice Fihn

Executive Director of ICAN

Beatrice Fihn is the Executive Director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize-winning campaign coalition that works to prohibit and eliminate nuclear weapons.

Previously, Beatrice managed the disarmament programme at the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom and the Reaching Critical Will project and worked for the Geneva Centre for Security Policy. She has a law degree from the University of London.

Contact

Laura Taylor
+41 22 788 20 63
laura@icanw.org

Photos

 

Speech at signing ceremony of the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons

Beatrice Fihn speaks at the signing ceremony for the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons on 20 September 2017.

 


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