276 candidates have been nominated for the 2015 Nobel Peace Prize. However, according to Nobel Peace Prize Watch, the Nobel Committee often errs from the wishes of Alfred Nobel. Nobel Peace Prize Watch has, for the first time, published a list 25 candidates out of the 276 that are ‘valid candidates’. Abolition 2000 is included in the list.
Reposted from the Basel Peace Office – see International lawyers group outlines the road to nuclear disarmament
With the 2015 NPT Review Conference just two months away, the International Association of Lawyers Against Nuclear Arms (IALANA) has released a paper calling for cooperation amongst civil society on a realistic strategy to abolish nuclear weapons.
Click here to sign the Peace and Planet petition calling on the upon the NPT parties to use the 2015 Review Conference to immediately, without delay, develop a timetable to ban and eliminate all nuclear weapons.