Abolition 2000 – Global Network to Eliminate Nuclear Weapons

The Sunflower is a monthly newsletter  providing educational information on nuclear weapons abolition and other issues relating to global security. The April edition includes articles/reports on Ukraine and nuclear weapons, Ten reasons why nukes are nuts, Nuclear weapons budget, Peace poetry contest, DC Days in May  (lobbying the US congress), Restoring the Golden Rule (US first anti-nuclear peace boat) and more…

The Sunflower is produced by the Nuclear Age Peace Foundation (NAPF) which hosted the Abolition 2000 international office from 1996 until 2000. Sunflowers, which were used for the original logo for Abolition 2000, are commonly used as a symbol for a world free of nuclear weapons and nuclear power.

Other nuclear abolition newsletters include:

  • No Nukes News, updates from Pax’ campaign for a world free of nuclear weapons (Pax);
  • PNND News, updates on parliamentary actions for nuclear non-proliferation and disarmament (Parliamentarians for Nuclear Non-proliferation and Disarmament);
  • ICAN campaign news, updates on the campaign for a nuclear ban treaty;
  • Global Zero blog, news, updates and actions from Global Zero, the international movement for the elimination of nuclear weapons.