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Permanent 5 members of the Security Council signal a nuclear energy bonanza, while remaining silent on Israeli weapons

By Tony Robinson As the NPT gets well into its first week, anti-nuclear organisations become increasingly concerned at the amount of encouragement given to countries to develop nuclear energy. “We call for the development of nuclear energy in a culture of openness and transparency,… and stress the importance of promoting the sustainable development of peaceful…

Defining Success: Why We Need More Than Mere Agreement

The NPT conference continues in New York with expectations high among anti-nuclear organisations that an intention to move towards a Nuclear Weapons Convention – a treaty to eliminate nuclear weapons – will be expressed in the final documents. The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons is closely following what different nations are saying about such…

Three days that can change the world!

Fund Human Needs! Protect the Planet! April 30 – May 2 in New York City, thousands of activists from around the world will take a stand against nuclear weapons and war and for peace and justice with a groundbreaking conference and a mass demonstration of global importance, culminating with the delivery to the United Nations…