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Briefing paper: Banning investment – An explicit prohibition on the financing of nuclear weapons producers

On March 27, negotiations started in the United Nations in New York on a new legally binding instrument banning nuclear weapons. PAX submitted a working paper to the conference on the issue of an explicit prohibition on financing in the new treaty.

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Banking on a ban: nuclear ban negotiations side event

On the opening day of the UN negotiations for a new legal instrument banning nuclear weapons, PAX and the Future of Life Institute hosted a side event on the impact a treaty banning nuclear weapons would have on nuclear-armed states. Speakers included Fabian Hamilton, Member of the UK Parliament; John Tierney (Council for a Livable World); Max Tegmark (Future of Life Institute & MIT); and Ray Acheson (Reaching Critical Will of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom). Read more

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2016 Runners-up

These financial institutions have policies preventing investments in nuclear…

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2016 Hall of Fame

These financial institutions, by implementing comprehensive policies against…

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Israel

It is assumed that Israel has a triad of delivery systems: land, air, and sea…

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France

France possesses approximately 300 nuclear warheads. Its arsenal includes four…

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A quick guide: Who produces which arsenal?

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Nuclear Weapons Are Scary — But We Can Do Something About Them

Nuclear weapons are scary. The risk of use by accident, intention or terror. The climate consequences. The fact that they are designed and built to vaporize thousands of people with the push of a button. Scary. Fortunately, there is something we can do.

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Cambridge will divest from nuclear weapon producers!

The City Council of Cambridge, Massachusetts (USA) has  voted unanimously to divest their $1Bn pension fund from nuclear weapons producing companies. Read more

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Media coverage for the 2015 report launch

Thanks to the incredible support of ICAN campaigners across the globe, the Don’t…

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