March 18th 2019
Washington D.C. joined a growing number of individuals, organizations, cities and state legislatures that are calling on the United States to take meaningful action to prevent nuclear war and is one of the first capital cities worldwide to express support for the U.N. Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons
February 28th 2019
The second summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un in Hanoi has drawn to a close without a new deal on the table, providing further evidence that the complete, irreversible and verifiable denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula will require an international process based in international law. Anything less will not stand the test of time, particularly if it is solely dependent on these two unstable men. The process must be internationalized. From Hanoi, Akira Kawasaki, member of
February 25th 2019
South Africa just became the first former nuclear-armed nation to ratify the UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons.
February 1st 2019
The US suspension of and withdrawal from the INF-Treaty is an irresponsible move that opens the path for a new-nuclear arms race and highlights the importance of real multilateral, binding solutions like the UN Nuclear Ban Treaty
January 18th 2019
After months of delay a report for the Swedish Parliament on possible Swedish “accession” to the UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons was published today. The results were disappointing.
December 28th 2018
How do you top winning the Nobel Peace Prize? By getting right back to work and booking win after win. So that’s what ICAN campaigners did this year…