Resources: Report

Our resources pages list both downloadable resources — like documents, posters or media releases — and links to useful websites. To find resources on a specific issue on this page, click on the list below. To view resources by type, see the menu at left. More recently added resources are at the top.

Response from the Medical Association for Prevention of War (MAPW) and the Public Health Association of Australia (PHAA) to the Tentative Findings of the South Australian Royal Commission on the Nuclear Fuel Cycle

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Medical Isotope Production in Australia - March 2016

Medical Isotope Production in Australia March 2016

This report is the latest version of the previously posted report entitled Medical Isotope Production in Australia - January 2016 

MAPW Submission to the Defence White Paper - response to the public consultation

 MAPW response to public consultation on the development of the 2015 Defence White Paper

Submission to the Senate Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade References Committee Inquiry in to the acquisition of F-35 Joint Strike Fighter

 Submission to the Senate Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade References Committe Inquiry in to the acquisition of F-35 Joint Strike Fighter 

War to End All Wars : chapters 11 & 12

 Chapter 11. Commemorations and the "Normalising" of War by David Stephens

Chapter 12. A centuary on, Seizing the Opportunities for Peace by John Langmore

War to End All Wars - chapters 5 & 6

 Chapter 5. Civilians & War - then and now by Sue Wareham & Amanda Ruler

 Chapter 6. From Gas to Nukes : banning the worlds worst weapons by Tim Wright

The War to End All Wars - Chapters 7 & 8

 The War to end all Wars - Chapters 7 & 8

The War to End All Wars - chapters 5&6 now available

Chapters 5 and 6 in MAPW’s War to End All Wars series look at the dramatic changes in wars’ direct impacts over the last century, from being primarily on combatants to being primarily  on civilians.  Warfare reached its peak of destructive capacity with the use of nuclear weapons in 1945, and these weapons still threaten nations with mass destruction.

South Australia Nuclear Fuel Cycle Royal Commission - MAPW & PHAA Joint Submission in full

The Medical Association for Prevention of War and the Public Health Association of Australia have written a joint submission to the Nuclear Fuel Cycle Royal Commission in South Australia 2015.

The full submission is attached

South Australia Nuclear Fuel Cycle Royal Commission - MAPW & PHAA Joint Submission - Executive Summary

The Medical Association for Prevention of War and the Public Health Association of Australia have written a joint submission to the Nuclear Fuel Cycle Royal Commission in South Australia 2015.

The executive summary is attached

 

 

Poor sick Iraq: Peter Wigg - 2014

A discussion of what we shoulld now do for the sick country of Iraq, as if it was our patient.

Draft Constitution September 2014

In November 2012, the Victorian government replaced the Associations Incorporation Act 1981, with the Incorporation Reform Act 2012 . As MAPW is incorporated in Victoria, the National Council has been reviewing the new legislation and working on draft  amendments to our current constitution.

2014 Lowy Institute for International Affairs Poll of Australian attitudes

The tenth annual Lowy Institute Poll, released on Wednesday 4th June 2014  the polls reveals that only 60% of Australians, and just 42% of young Australians 18-29 years of age, believe that ‘democracy is preferable to any other kind of government’.

MAPW Submission on Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Bilateral Agreement Implementation) Bill 2014

For effective protection of Australia’s natural enviroment, it is critical that  the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (the EPBC Act) be maintained in its current form. It is also vital that the Act continues to apply to the uranium industry.   

And if a nuclear bomb exploded in Lyon, France

This report examines what would happen if a 150kT nuclear bomb were to be exploded over Lyon. This report has been presented to the Second Meeting to discuss the humanitarian effects of nuclear weapons, held in Mexico in February 2014 and attended by over 120 countries