international campaign to abolish nuclear weapons

  • March 7, 2018

    Nobel Peace Prize Laureate ICAN (International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons) and PAX have released the 2018 ‘Don’t Bank on the Bomb’ Report, which found a massive increase of US$81 billion in new investment in 2017 compared to 2016. The report shows 20 companies in particular stand to profit the most from the increase in nuclear threats

  • January 7, 2018

    An international gathering of Nobel Peace Prize winners and peace activists met in Friends House, London last week to face a challenge: how to get nuclear states on side with the Nuclear Weapons Ban Treaty.

  • December 10, 2017

    In a sermon at the Trinity Church in Oslo, Norway on 9 December 2017 , the World Council of Churches General Secretary, the  Rev Dr Olav Fykse Tveit, reflected on peacemakers: those who create trust and foster good relations, those who try to bring out the best in us, those who attempt to solve conflicts.

  • December 6, 2017

    Trinity Church in Oslo, Norway, will host a prayers for peace ecumenical service on 9 December 2017, the same weekend that the city will host the awards ceremony for the Nobel Prize.

  • November 14, 2017

    “The threat of use [of nuclear weapons], as well as their very possession, is to be firmly condemned”, Pope Francis told 400 clergy, diplomats, campaigners and Nobel laureates gathered in the Vatican on 10-11 November.

  • October 7, 2017

    It was announced yesterday that the Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons ..

  • May 23, 2017

    The first draft of the United Nations treaty to prohibit nuclear weapons was released in Geneva, Switzerland yesterday.