Last week, the UN General Assembly’s First Committee adopted four ground-breaking resolutions on the humanitarian consequences, the ethical aspects of nuclear
Almost one hundred NGO representatives attended the Humanitarian Disarmament Campaigns Forum in the margins of the UNGA First Committee meeting, exploring the role of disarmament and related advocacy campaigns in sudden onset and protracted conflicts.
Last week, South Africa circulated a new draft resolution for this year’s UN General Assembly called “Ethical imperatives for a
Delivered by Daniel Högsta, ICAN Network Coordinator I’m speaking on behalf of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, a
At the 2015 session of the United Nations General Assembly’s First Committee, three new resolutions are on the table, which aim to consolidate the humanitarian initiative
Foreign ministers and other high-ranking government officials met at the United Nations on Wednesday to observe the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons
This week world leaders are in New York for the opening of the 70th session of the United Nations General Assembly. Here is a summary of what they said about nuclear weapons on the opening day
Canadians will go to the polls on 19 October to elect their country’s next parliament. Find out what a change of government might mean for Canada’s approach to nuclear disarmament
In a historic speech before the United Nations General Assembly, Pope Francis called for the “complete prohibition” of nuclear weapons,
We spoke to Sister Rice, a dedicated anti-nuclear activist, about the current status of nuclear weapons, her life-long campaign for peace, and the way towards a nuclear weapon-free world.