Category: The Nuclear Weapons Ban Treaty

Nuclear Proliferation Treaty Review Conference Ends

After a nearly a month of meetings and proceedings, the 10th Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty Review Conference (RevCon) came to a close at the end of August 2022. The conference and its lack of outcome document were viewed with disappointment by civil society, including the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons who called the RevCon a

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Remembering Hiroshima & Nagasaki

Click here for PDF version of this statement. For the 77th year, on August 6 and 9 hearts and minds in every land turn to the two citiesdestroyed by atomic bombs in 1945. Events this year call special attention to the epoch-makingtragedy of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. New weaponry and autocratic actions sharpen fears ofnuclear annihilation.

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Global Majorities Reject Nuclear Arsenals: TPNW work begins

The new treaty banning nuclear weapons took collective steps towards nuclear abolition at its first meeting in Vienna (Austria) from 21 to 23 June. Some 75 governments and 100 international and civil society organisations, including a delegation from Pax Christi International with members from eight countries. The TPNW’s First Meeting of States Parties took place

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