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Take action: urge your country to join the treaty

December 6th 2017

ICAN is calling on all countries to sign and ratify the UN nuclear weapon ban treaty. Here’s how you can put pressure on your country to do so


Broadcast of Nobel Peace Prize ceremony

December 6th 2017

The Nobel Peace Prize will be presented to ICAN at a ceremony in Oslo on Sunday 10 December at 1PM CET. Watch it live online


Short film: If You Love This Planet

December 5th 2017

A beautifully animated short film, If You Love This Planet brings to life Hiroshima survivor Setsuko Thurlow’s passionate call to action


Booklet: The nuclear weapon ban treaty

November 28th 2017

Nuclear weapons threaten the very survival of humanity and our entire living planet. Their effects transcend national boundaries and span generations. They are immoral, illegitimate and now – at long last – illegal


The pathway to a world without nuclear weapons

November 13th 2017

The foreign ministers of Austria, Brazil, Ireland, Mexico, Nigeria and South Africa outline their vision for a world without nuclear weapons

  • 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