Nuclear weapons

Ban the Bomb : 70 years on, the nuclear threat looms as large as ever by Tilman Ruff

On this day 70 years ago, the world and the preconditions for its health and survival changed forever. A crude bomb containing 60 kilograms of highly enriched uranium exploded 580 metres above Hiroshima.

IPPNW Statement on the Nuclear Agreement with Iran

IPPNWi Statement on the Nuclear Agreement with Iran

French nuclear tests in the pacific - health effects - 2014

France conducted atmospheric and underground nuclear bomb tests at Mururoa atoll in the Pacific between 1960 and 1996. The official position is that these were particularly clean.

Speech by Dr Amanda Ruler for Le Fevre HIgh School, December 2014

Dr Amanda Ruler. RN , PhD. National Vice President , Medical Association for Prevention of War, Australia.

Speech by Dr Amanda Ruler for Le Fevre HIgh School 2014

Dr Amanda Ruler, RN, PhD MAPW National Vice President and SA Branch Coordinator spoke at Le Fevre High School in December 2014 to raise awareness of the need to pursue nuclear disarmament.

 

Austria pledges to work for a ban on nuclear weapons

Humanitarian initiative on nuclear weapons must initiate treaty process in 2015

World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates calls for action to ban nuclear weapons

The 14th meeting of the World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates took place in Rome from December 12 to 14 2014. The initiative attracts Nobel Peace Prize laureates, high-profile leaders and organizations from around the globe. This year's edition is dedicated to the memory of Nelson Mandela and is entitled: “Peace.

Hiroshima Day Vigil

Event Date: 
Wed, 06/08/2014 - 13:00 - 14:00
Location: 
Franklin Square, Hobart, Tasmania

 Join with Japanese students from Hiroshima and MAPW members to remember the nuclear bombing of Hiroshima 

Hiroshima Day Vigil

Event Date: 
Wed, 06/08/2014 - 12:00 - 14:00
Location: 
Wesley Corner, Hay & William Streets, Perth WA

Say NO to nuclear weapons.

Say YES to every childs right to grow up in a world free of nuclear weapons.

Update on the Outcomes of the Second Conference on the Humanitarian Effects of Nuclear Weapons, Mexico 13-14 February 2014

 This report contains detailed information about what happened at the recently concluded conference in Nayarit, an evaluation from IPPNW’s perspective, and recommendations for concrete actions by IPPNW

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