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Structure and people

ICAN is a broad, inclusive campaign, focused on mobilizing civil society around the world to support the specific objective of negotiating a global nuclear weapon ban treaty. The ICAN international structure consists of partner organizations, an international steering group and an international staff team.

ICAN’s headquarters is in Geneva, Switzerland.

International steering group

+ Acronym Institute for Disarmament Diplomacy

Location: London, United Kingdom
Email: info@acronym.org.uk
 

+ Article 36

Location: London, United Kingdom
Email: elizabeth@article36.org
+ Latin America Human Security Network

Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Email: cristianwittmann@gmail.com
+ Norwegian People’s Aid

Location: Oslo, Norway
Email: gretheo@npaid.org
+ PAX

Location: Utrecht, Netherlands
Email: snyder@paxforpeace.nl
+ Peace Boat

Location: Tokyo, Japan
Email: kawasaki@peaceboat.gr.jp

 

International staff team

Beatrice Fihn
Executive Director
Location: Geneva, Switzerland
Phone: + 41 (0) 22 788 20 63

Tim Wright
Asia-Pacific Director

Daniel Högsta
Network Coordinator

Liz Mullett
Administration and Finance Officer

Laura Taylor
Assistant

Contact:
+41 22 788 20 63
laura@icanw.org

Key documents

ICAN’s international structure →

ICAN’s statement of values →



  • 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