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PNND staff person wins Pugwash Youth Award

Caroline Leroy wins UK Student Pugwash award for best blog proposing a UK policy on WMD.

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Tony de Brum and Marshall Islands voted "2016 Arms Control Person of the Year"

Marshall Islands honoured for nuclear disarmament action in the International Court of Justice. PNND Council Member Tony de Brum highlighted for his leadership.

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Kazakhstan: The symphony of pain and hope

Book on the nuclear legacy of Kazakhstan published in Arabic.

Author Muna Makhamreh, PNND Coordinator for Arab Countries, highlights the impact of Soviet nuclear tests and the nuclear disarmament initiatives of Kazakhstan.

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St. Petersburg conference focuses on parliamentarians and IHL

Red Cross and parliamentarians build cooperation to strengthen and enforce international humanitarian law.  They reinforce that the use of nuclear weapons would violate such law.

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Chilean Chamber of Deputies Hosts PNND Event

Nuclear disarmament event held in Chilean Parliament.

16 additional parliamentarians join PNND.

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UN agrees to nuclear prohibition negotiations

Resolution supported by non-nuclear countries.

Negotiations on a prohibiton treaty to start in March 2017.

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Time to Move the Nuclear Weapons Money

Parliamentarians from around the world discuss military expenditure versus the SDGs. Launch of new resource on nuclear weapons budgets and corporations.

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PNND congratulates António Guterres as new UN Chief

UN General Assembly appoints António Guterres as new UN Secretary-General.

PNND sends a letter of congratulations.

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