130 campaigners meet in Geneva to ban nuclear weapons

Duration: 
Friday, May 13, 2016 - 00:00
Kind of WILPF Initiative/Event: 
Other WILPF Events
Location: 
Geneva
Countries: 
Global

This initiative is organized by Reaching Critical Will and they are currently in Geneva hosting a campaign to ban nuclear weapons.

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Ahead of the open-ended working group on nuclear disarmament (OEWG) meeting at the United Nations in Geneva over the next two weeks, the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) has brought together 130 campaigners to discuss campaign strategy, examine the legal gap and what provisions and elements a new treaty needs to contain, and campaigning methods.

Check out the draft agenda of the campaigners meeting and  follow along on Twitter with @nuclearban and #goodbyenukes. Also check out the ICAN Facebook page!

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130 campaigners meet in Geneva to ban nuclear weapons