Costa Rica ratifies the Nuclear Ban Treaty

Costa Rica has become the eleventh state to ratify the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons after the paperwork was handed in at the United Nations last week. Costa Rica has always been a strong voice for peace and disarmament, and Elaine Whyte Gomez Chaired the negotiating sessions last year which saw the Treaty

General Synod passes Nuclear Ban motion

The Church of England General Synod has passed a motion on the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons following a debate in York on Sunday 8 July. The Bishop of Chelmsford Stephen Cottrell moved the motion, which was passed by an overwhelming majority. The motion calls on the UK government to “respond positively” to

Praying for peace in Loughborough

On Saturday 30 June Christian CND joined a Praying for Peace event at All Saints Church in Loughborough. The event brought together Christians from a range of denominations and backgrounds to hear about the work of Christian CND and seek God to bring peace around the world. During the Service Christian CND Executive member Caroline

Christian CND statement on Trump Kim summit

The Christian Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament has welcomed the developments in Singapore where United States President Donald Trump has met with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. While there has been no concrete promise that North Korea will give up its nuclear weapons, positive signs have emerged from the summit. In an agreement signed after

Christian CND at Big Church Day Out

Christian CND attended Big Church Our Day over the Bank Holiday weekend, talking to hundreds of Christians about the need for a world free of nuclear weapons and the part we can play in bringing it about. Big Church Day Out is the largest church gathering in the UK, bringing together Christians from all denominations