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This weekend (October 5-6), I had the privilege to represent IPPNW at the general assembly of the World Medical Association in Reykjavik, Iceland. The WMA urged all states to “sign and ratify” the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons. [...]
Wed, Oct 10, 2018
Source IPPNW peaceandhealthblog
It is a global health imperative as well as legal obligation that all nuclear-armed nations eliminate their nuclear arsenals as a matter of great urgency. The UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW) provides a pathway for all nations to abolish nuclear weapons. All nations should take that [...]
Sun, Sep 23, 2018
Source IPPNW peaceandhealthblog
By guest authors Kelvin Kibet, IPPNW International Student Representative (Kenya) & Nikki Shah, medical student member of Physicians for Global Survival (IPPNW's Canadian affiliate) “In the quest for total nuclear disarmament, we must take every opportunity to speak against nuclear weapons to every human. By doing this we shall [...]
Fri, Sep 07, 2018
Source IPPNW peaceandhealthblog