September 26th is the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons, and with many heads of state already attending an event about nuclear disarmament at the UN General Assembly, it’s an ideal moment to sign the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons. Our campaigners are working hard behind the scenes to encourage as many countries as they can to sign and ratify the treaty on the day. But a little loving nudge can
Next week marks 73 years since two atomic bombs were dropped over the cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. If we’re going to make sure this never happens again, here are 7 things you should know.
A new exhibit at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum will display replicas of the medal and the diploma of the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize
On July 7th, 2017 the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW) was adopted by the UN. In the year since, we've made great progress towards entry into force and the stigmatisation of nuclear weapons. But there is still work to be done.
New publications by the Harvard Law Review’s Human Rights Clinic show that existing security agreements for NATO countries and other US allies do not prevent states from joining the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons.
If Trump and Kim really want tomorrow’s summit to do more than just capture the world’s attention, they must embark on a long-term path to denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula. We have a roadmap to help them make it happen.
Switzerland's National Council, adopted a motion today calling on the Government to sign the UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons as soon as possible and submit it to Parliament for ratification by a majority vote, thus reaffirming Switzerland’s humanitarian tradition
Hi everyone, the Trello boards are resources for ICAN campaigners who work a lot with digital materials and are interested in working together on some projects. It is not: a replacement for the questions you would usually ask on lists, the only place to share your content or see what others are sharing. If you’d like to join, you will need to create an account on Trello.com (or sign up with a google account if
Today, Austria has become the ninth state to ratify the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TNPW). Austria is well known as one of the key drivers and champions for the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons
It is a great honour to have been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for 2017 in recognition of our role in achieving the UN nuclear weapon ban treaty