Nuclear tests

Update on the health effects of French nuclear testing in the Pacific

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.

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.

Nuclear weapons: the cause of unspeakable suffering

As North Korea heightens tensions by testing a nuclear bomb, a timely new publication documents the "unspeakable suffering" caused by nuclear weapons.

MAPW President: 'Nuclear delusions keep mushrooming'

MAPW President Dr Bill Williams has written to Australian PM Kevin Rudd to applaud the PM's 'recently expressed commitment to continue to reject nuclear power as an energy source in Australia'.

Is nuclear energy the answer?

Event Date: 
Thu, 01/10/2009 - 19:00
Location: 
Melbourne

The nuclear comeback - is nuclear energy the answer?

Screening of  the excellent documentary "Uranium: Is it a Country?"

A discussion will be followed with Jim Green, National Nuclear Campaigner, Friends of the Earth.

MAPW Northern Territory branch September meeting

Event Date: 
Sat, 05/09/2009 - 13:00 - 15:00
Location: 
Alice Springs
  • When: Saturday 5 September, 1-3pm
     
  • Where: Olive Pink Botanic Gardens, Alice Springs
     
  • Agenda: feedback from National Council, radioactive materials transport, waste dump, Angela Pamela Uranium mine
     
  • Contact: Rosalie n [dot] t [at] mapw [dot] org [dot] au" target=_comp

MAPW submission on proposed expansion of Olympic Dam mine: 7 August 2009

MAPW reply on the purposed expansion of the Olympic Dam mine.

Forum: Who will stop nuclear next use?

Event Date: 
Sun, 20/09/2009 - 10:00 - 16:00
Location: 
Melbourne

Australia-Japan civil society cooperation for nuclear disarmament.

This forum is part of five days of activitites.

Speakers:

- Rolf Ekeus, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute

- Gareth Evans, Co-chair, International Commission of Nuclear Non-proliferation and Disarmament

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