Abolition 2000 – Global Network to Eliminate Nuclear Weapons

Nuclear risk-reduction

Statement adopted at the 2017 Abolition 2000 Annual General Meeting.

Attendees at the 2017 AGM of the A2000 note with alarm the deteriorating situation with respect to risks of nuclear war, and urge governments to take risk reduction measures as a matter of existential priority including de-alerting, improved communication and the abolition of nuclear weapons; as well as promoting measures in the UNGA, the European Parliament, national parliaments and elsewhere to encourage nuclear risk reduction.