Abolition 2000 – Global Network to Eliminate Nuclear Weapons

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Montreal Declaration for a Nuclear-Fission-Free World

Peace & Planet held Convergence Assembly at the World Social Forum on August 10. At the end of the assembly, they adopted the Montreal Declaration for a Nuclear-Fission-Free World (see below), which calls for an end to nuclear weapons, nuclear energy and uranium...

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Tribute to a nuclear abolition hero

The nuclear abolition and human rights movements last week lost one of our most determined and active campaigners. Peter King, founding President of the Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies and Co-founder of the Human Survival Project, passed away on 5 August in...

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2016 Annual General Meeting

2016 Annual General Meeting

Abolition 2000 is a network bringing together organisations that agree a nuclear weapons free world is not only necessary, it is possible. As all nuclear armed countries are planning to upgrade their nuclear weapons systems at a cost of many billions of dollars, at the same time the majority of countries in the world are calling for negotiations in 2017 on a new treaty to prohibit nuclear weapons. Now is a great time to join the Abolition 2000 Annual General Meeting. read more

The Golden Rule Project – Sailing for a Nuclear Free World

The Golden Rule sails again! In 1958, the Golden Rule sailed from San Pedro toward Eniwetok atoll in the Marshall Islands, to protest against U.S. nuclear tests there. She was twice boarded by the U.S. Coast Guard at Hawaii, and the crew were arrested, tried, and...

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Call for Olympics to have a minute for peace and disarmament

The 31st Summer Olympic Games will take place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, this year and its Opening Ceremony is scheduled for the evening of August 5, local time. In Japan, it will be the morning of August 6, a period which includes 8:15am, the time when the atomic...

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Abolition 2000 on Facebook

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The Cold War ended more than two decades ago, but there are still 16,000 nuclear weapons on the planet. Most of them belong to the United States and Russia. The United Kingdom, China, France, India, Pakistan, Israel, and now, North Korea, collectively have fewer than 1000. Abolition 2000 is a global network committed to ridding the world of nuclear weapons, and the terrible danger they pose for life on our fragile planet.
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Sign the Plowshares petition to take nuclear weapons off high alert (readiness to be used within minutes). PNND Co-President Ed Markey is pushing this effort in the US Congress and grass-roots support is needed to convince President Obama to do this before he leaves office.
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Abolition 2000Saturday, December 24th, 2016 at 9:58pm
PNND Co-President Senator Ed Markey calls on U.S. President-elect Donald Trump to not expand nuclear weapons programs.
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