Events

CCND events

19 November: The UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons.  Speakers: Caroline Gilbert, CCND (attended the negotiations at the UN). David Cullen ‘The Ban Treaty and the UK’ Nuclear Information Service. Moderated by the Revd. Edmund Newey. Talk, video, discussion in the setting of the ‘After Eight’ evening Service. 7 for 7.45pm.  Christ Church Cathedral, St Aldate’s, Oxford OX1 1DP. For enquiries, contact Caroline Gilbert maasgilbert@hotmail.com

25 November: Bring on the Ban! Christian CND Annual General Meeting and public meeting. An open mini-conference on the Nuclear Weapons Ban with film, workshops and discussions. Join us to find out more about this ground-breaking treaty and ways to bring it into force. Help us plan an exciting programme to involve our Churches in this way to protect God’s creation. Venue will be St Mary Redcliffe Church,  Bristol. 11.00am – 4pm. All welcome. Bookings: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk

UK events

25 November: “World Religions for Peace”. Uniting for Peace Conference. Speakers: Dr. Marcus Braybrooke, President, World Congress of Faiths. Rev. Brian Cooper, Interfaith Secretary, Uniting for Peace. Imam Monawar Hussain, The Oxford Foundation. Roy Sutherwood, Director of Jamyang Buddhist Centre. Mark Owen, Director Winchester Centre of Religion, Reconciliation Peace. Vijay Mehta, Chair, Uniting for Peace. 10:30 – 16:30. It is a free public meeting, you and your colleagues/friends are all welcome to attend. Donations welcome. 10:30 – 16:30. Wesley’s Chapel. 49 City Road, London EC1Y 1AU. Nearest Tube Station: Old Street.  For registrations and any other info please Contact: Vijay Mehta – Uniting for Peace vijay@vmpeace.org Telephone: 0207 791 1717 Brian Cooper: 0131 446 9545.

9 December: Day of Action in support of Nobel Peace Prize. The Nobel Peace Prize will be awarded to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons on December 10th, 2017. To celebrate this achievement and to promote the United Nations treaty banning nuclear weapons, for which ICAN won the prize, CND is calling a day of action across the country.
Crawley: 11am-1pm Crawley town centre. Join Crawley CND to celebrate the awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to an anti-nuclear campaign and to sign the Citizens Treaty for a global ban of nuclear weapons.
London: Die-in to mark Nobel Peace Prize awarded to ICAN. 11am-12 noon at Ministry of Defence, Whitehall, Westminster, SW1A 2HB.
Contact information@cnduk.org or phone 020 7700 2393 if you have any questions or would like us to share your event. More info

For more UK nuclear disarmament events see: http://www.cnduk.org

For UK peace events see: http://www.networkforpeace.org.uk

International Events

11 – 12 July 2018: Protest at NATO summit in Brussels. CND will be protesting against the nuclear-armed, military alliance NATO at its 2018 summit. More information to follow soon. Contact enquiries@cnduk.org or phone 020 7700 2393 with any questions.

For more international events see:
International Peace Bureau
Reaching Critical Will (a project of Women’s International League for Peace & Freedom)
Friends Committee on National Legislation