International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons

Type: Organization
Name: International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 3 reports

Groups Want Nigeria to Join Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons

By Daniel AdugboThe Poverty and Associated Maladies Alleviation Initiatives (PAMAI) in collaboration with the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICANW) called on the federal government to join global efforts for the abolition of nuclear ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 1 reports

Anti-nuke protesters take to streets outside UN

UNITED NATIONS, New York — Advocates of a nuclear weapons-free world took their campaign to social media and the street Friday as part of the United Nations’ first ever International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons.Despite its unwieldy ... [Published The Times Of Israel - Sep 27 2014]
First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 27 2014 - 1 reports

Zero Nuclear Weapons: A Never-Ending Journey Ahead

Active Citizens , Armed Conflicts , Asia-Pacific , Civil Society , Conferences , Development & Aid , Economy & Trade , Environment , Europe , Global , Global Geopolitics , Global Governance , Globalisation , Headlines , Human Rights , Humanitarian Emergencies ... [Published Inter Press Service - Sep 27 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

World pushes for nuke ban

YESTERDAY, people from all over the world reminded their respective country leaders of the importance of living in a nuclear-free world, when they celebrated the International Day for Nuclear Abolition.The day was officially declared the International ... [Published Fiji Times - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Understorey: Abolishing the Unthinkable Hazard

Wednesday 24th September / posted by Elizabeth PO’ Adrian GlamorganA nuclear detonation in Perth – whether it be a nuclear weapon accidentally exploding or actually being targeted on our city – is not defined as an “hazard” under the state’s Emergency ... [Published RTR FM - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Tata Institute of Social Sciences - Convocation

- The Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), whose motto is “Re-imagining Futures”, is one of India’s most reputed post-graduate social science institutions. Today, TISS invited His Holiness the Dalai Lama to a Special Convocation at its main campus ... [Published Ein News - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 04 2014 - 1 reports

An alternative history of peacemaking: a century of disarmament efforts

Wars may be started for trivial or mistaken reasons, as happened in 1914, but they are fuelled byarms industries. It’s time to look atthe alternative history of efforts to prohibit theweapons that feed wars, causing widespread humanitarian suffering, ... [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Aug 04 2014]
First reported May 13 2014 - Updated May 13 2014 - 1 reports

Nuclear non-proliferation in a time warp

The mood was cheerful as the international Non-Proliferation Treaty conference ended in NewYork last Friday, but the atmosphere wassustained at the expense of tackling the real world nuclear challenges. Rebecca Johnsonreports from the conference, and ... [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - May 13 2014]

Quotes

Executive Director, PAMAI, Alhaji Aminu Shuaibu who was represented by Adama MuhammadMuhammad said: "Human Security today is jeopardised not only by the prospect of states' deliberate use of nuclear weapons, but also by the risks and harms arising from their production, transport and deployment."
"Now disarmament has been turned on its head; by pruning away the grotesque Cold War excesses, nuclear disarmament has, for all practical purposes, come to mean "fewer but newer" weapons systems, with an emphasis on huge long-term investments in nuclear weapons infrastructures and qualitative improvements in the weapons projected for decades to come." -- Jackie Cabasso, executive director of the Western States Legal Foundation
"To this day, they continue the fight for justice, knocking on the doors of governments, pleading for compensation, yet their cries fall on deaf ears."
"The dialogue could be elevated in the future as conditions allow agreement on exporting uranium to India" the SMH has quoted from the alleged note

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Anti-nuke protesters take to streets outside UN [Published The Times Of Israel - Sep 27 2014]
Zero Nuclear Weapons: A Never-Ending Journey Ahead [Published Inter Press Service - Sep 27 2014]
World pushes for nuke ban [Published Fiji Times - Sep 26 2014]
Understorey: Abolishing the Unthinkable Hazard [Published RTR FM - Sep 24 2014]
Tata Institute of Social Sciences - Convocation [Published Ein News - Sep 17 2014]
An alternative history of peacemaking: a centur... [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Aug 04 2014]
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