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World Conference 2020 Calls for Abolition of Nuclear Weapons and Reversing Climate Change

World Conference 2020 Calls for Abolition of Nuclear Weapons and Reversing Climate Change

Nuclear Disarmament May 4, 2020 at 3:11 am 0 comments

On April 25, during the Covid-19 crisis, over one thousand activists across the peace, climate, and social movements gathered online to take part in the first-ever virtual World Conference: Abolish Nuclear Weapons | Resist and Reverse Climate Change | For Social and Economic Justice.

India and Pakistan have illicitly amassed more nuclear weapons capacity than previously believed: New Report

India and Pakistan have illicitly amassed more nuclear weapons capacity than previously believed: New Report

Latest May 2, 2020 at 12:33 am 0 comments

India and Pakistan’s illicit procurement of nuclear technology relies on international commercial activity and consequently leaves a trail of publicly available information (PAI) through trade, corporate, flight, vessel, and other data. Each of these data points provides an indicator that can be used to identify proliferation risk. The challenge, then, is to identify, aggregate, and synthesize these risk indicators within vast amount of disparate data.

Nearly Everyone on Earth Would Be Threatened if Nuclear Winter Occurs: New Study

Nearly Everyone on Earth Would Be Threatened if Nuclear Winter Occurs: New Study

Anthropocene, Nuclear Weapons September 8, 2019 at 2:05 am 0 comments

Rutgers University | If the United States and Russia waged an all-out nuclear war, much of the land in the Northern Hemisphere would be below freezing in the summertime, with the growing season slashed by nearly 90 percent in some areas, according to a new study. Indeed, death by famine would threaten nearly all of the Earth’s 7.7 billion people, according to the research.

It’s time to have the courage to ban nuclear weapons  [Video]

It’s time to have the courage to ban nuclear weapons [Video]

ICAN, on behalf of civil society, presented this video to the Third Conference on the Humanitarian Impact of Nuclear Weapons.