Abolition 2000 – Global Network to Eliminate Nuclear Weapons

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Join the global youth video for a nuclear-weapon-free world

Join the global youth video for a nuclear-weapon-free world

From May 14-16, world leaders will be gathering in New York for the United Nations High Level Conference on nuclear disarmament. This conference has become increasingly important in light of the increased threat of nuclear war. Last month this threat was highlighted...

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Abolition 2000 youth appeal to world leaders

Abolition 2000 youth appeal to world leaders

As nuclear tensions increase following North Korea’s most recent missile test, young academics, policy analysts and activists from around the world released an appeal calling on world leaders to reduce the risks of nuclear weapons being used and to support United...

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ICAN is honored with a Nobel Peace Prize

ICAN is honored with a Nobel Peace Prize

It has been just 10 years since ICAN first launched its astonishing campaign to ban nuclear weapons. By Alice Slater, originally published on The Nation website here. In Oslo on December 10, the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to the International Campaign to Abolish...

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Abolition 2000 on Facebook

Abolition 2000

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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