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Abolition 2000 AGM
May 5 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm UTC-5
Date: 5th May 2019
Time: 9:30 to 17:00
Location: Goddard Riverside Community Center, 593 Columbus Ave, New York.
Nuclear abolition activists from around the world will share campaign reports, discuss nuclear disarmament strategy, explore opportunities for action, build cooperation and plan further campaigns. The discussions will address, amongst other things, implementation of the Abolition 2000 11 point founding statement, which has been endorsed by over 2000 civil society organizations.
The Abolition 2000 meeting follows the day after the international conference Growing Nuclear Risks in a Changing World: New Thinking & Movement Building, and will build on campaign ideas from the conference.
Session 1: Welcome. Introduction to Abolition 2000. Secretariat report. Timeline of upcoming actions and events.
Session 2: Reports from working groups and affiliated networks and campaigns. Campaign proposals.
Session 3: Discussion of proposals
Session 4: Outreach. Building the network. Appointment of Global Council.
Suggested donations: $10 – $50. No one will be turned away. All money raised will contribute towards the costs of the meeting including room hire, tea, coffee and basic lunch.
- What the NPT means to me, by Anabel Dwyer, Poem for the 2019 Abolition 2000 Assembly
- Report of the Abolition 2000 Youth Network
- Report from the Abolition 2000 working group on NWFZs