Nuclear chain

Campaign for nuclear free NSW, speech: Feb 22 2012

Notes for a speech given by Yukiko Hirano from the "311 campaign for nuclear free group" at a rally outside NSW parliament called in response to the attempts by the current NSW government to overturn the 26 year old ban against uranium exploration and mining in that state.

MAPW Policy: Radioactive Waste - revised February 2012

MAPW revised its nuclear waste policy in 2012. The three-page Radioactive Waste Policy - revised February 2012 - begins by stating that reduction at source (waste minimisation) is the fundamental principle in reducing the risks of environmental contamination from nuclear waste.

Sign the petition against the Muckaty nuclear waste dump

The National Radioactive Waste Management Bill is again scheduled for debate in the Senate.

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Photos: Under the nuclear cloud

Event Date: 
Sat, 17/03/2012 (All day) - Fri, 20/04/2012 (All day)
Location: 
Fremantle, WA

An exhibition of photographs by renowned photographer Jagath Dheerasekara which aims to break down the preconception that area proposed for a nuclear dump is in the middle of nowhere and thus suitable for such a purpose.

Photos: Under the nuclear cloud

Event Date: 
Fri, 17/02/2012 (All day) - Sun, 19/02/2012 (All day)
Location: 
Melbourne

An exhibition of photographs by renowned photographer Jagath Dheerasekara which aims to break down the preconception that area proposed for a nuclear dump is in the middle of nowhere and thus suitable for such a purpose.

Fukushima Remembrance Day in Perth

Event Date: 
Sun, 11/03/2012 (All day)
Location: 
Perth

Uraniumfree WA will host an afternoon event on Sunday 11 march 2012 as part of global action to remember and reflect on nuclear disaster. The event will be held on the

Yokohama conference: thousands call for end to nuclear power

The Global Conference for a Nuclear Power Free World, held in Yokohama Japan 14-15 January, was attended by 11,500 people from over 30 countries, with over 100,000 watching via web stream.

Australian participants included MAPW's Dr Margaret Beavis. Mr.

MAPW's Dr Margaret Beavis reviews Japan's response to Fukushima

Can Japan do better than Chernobyl? MAPW Vice-President Dr Margaret Beavis reviewed the response to the Fukushima reactor disaster in the ABC's The Drum on 6 January 2012. 

Dr Peter Karamoskos replies to "Northern Territory News" editorial on nuclear waste at Muckaty

On 6 December 2011 the Northern Territory News asserted in an editorial that the nuclear waste destined for Muckaty will be radioactive waste from hospitals and accused MAPW of "scare mongering".

Muckaty: dumping on the territory. Dr.Peter Karamoskos. December 2011.

An article by Dr.Peter Karamoskos on the proposed radioactive waste dump at Muckaty. The article, printed in the Northern Territory News on Saturday 10 December 2011, was written in response to an editorial in that paper repeating the assertion that the radioactive waste to be stored will be largely nuclear medicine waste.

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