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PNND nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize

PNND is honoured to have been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize by Senator Marouf Bakhit on behalf of the Senate of Jordan, and separately by Aytug Atici MP (Turkey) supported by Prof. Kristian Andenæs (University of Oslo).

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Doomsday Clock: It’s still three minutes to midnight – PNND responds

Doomsday clock remains at 3 minutes to midnight.
UN Open Ended Working Group to start first session.
Parliamentarians take action.

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Mogherini announces end of EU sanctions against Iran

IAEA confirms that Iran has met the terms of the nuclear deal.
USA and Iran undertake a prisoner swop.
Moherini, Kerry and Zarif honoured by Arms Control Association.

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Parliamentarians and the North Korean nuclear test

Parliaments condemn the test.
PNND leaders call for diplomacy, cooperative security and disarmament.
NE Asia Nuclear Weapon Free Zone could provide a regional solution.

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Sen. Markey leads call to cancel new U.S. nuclear air-launched missile

Senator Markey sends letter to President Obama calling new missile destabalising.

Letter is endorsed by six other U.S. senators.

 

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PNND and the Latin America Nuclear Weapon Free Zone

OPANAL, the agency for a nuclear free Latin America and the Caribbean, holds its 24th Assembly.

PNND is represented by Co-President Senator Laura Rojas.

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COP 21 and the Climate-Nuclear Nexus

PNND members from around the world are in Paris for the World Climate Conference (COP 21). Nuclear weapons and climate change pose the two most prominent threats to the survival of humanity and the global eco-system.

Nuclear disarmament could help finance renewables and build cooperation required to protect the planet.

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PNND member Stéphane Dion appointed as Canada’s Foreign Minister

Foreign policy reset to emphasise democracy, security and sustainability.

PNND congratulation letter highlights importance of nuclear disarmament.

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