Two days into PrepCom 2013 and already we are seeing some key shifts in the language of nuclear disarmament. A growing number of the delegations, including those from several nuclear umbrella States, are emphatically recognizing the catastrophic humanitarian consequences of nuclear weapons, while welcoming the initiative by the Mexican government to hold a follow-up meeting… Continue reading NPT: concern over humanitarian impact is growing among states
Back in March in Oslo, 500 campaigners from around the world gathered to add their voices to the demand that states recognize the unacceptable humanitarian consequences of nuclear weapons. There can be no doubt that the historic conference on the Humanitarian Consequences of Nuclear Weapons hosted by the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs was a… Continue reading The road to Mexico
This study provides an up-to-date and disturbing look at the catastrophic consequences of nuclear weapons.
ICAN strongly condemned the third nuclear weapon test carried out on 12 February by North Korea