Abolition 2000 – Global Network to Eliminate Nuclear Weapons


To the co-sponsors of Taking forward multilateral nuclear disarmament negotiations (L.41):

The Abolition 2000 Global Network to Eliminate Nuclear Weapons, at its annual general meeting in Berlin on 30 September 2016, voices its support for the draft resolution put forward by Austria, Mexico, Ireland, Brazil, Nigeria and South Africa to, inter alia, convene a conference in 2017 to negotiate a legally binding treaty to prohibit nuclear weapons leading to their elimination.

On behalf of the Abolition 2000 Coordinating Committee:

  • Jackie Cabasso, Western States Legal Foundation (USA)
  • Susi Snyder, Pax (Netherlands)
  • Steven Staples, Rideau Institute (Canada)
  • Sharon Dolev, Israeli Disarmament Movement (Israel)
  • Dave Webb, Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (UK)
  • Alyn Ware, Parliamentarians for Nuclear Non-Proliferation and Disarmament (New Zealand/Aotearoa)