Christian CND events

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UK events

19 November: Nae Cash for Nukes: How we can divest Scotland from nuclear weapons. Come along to this event to hear more about the findings from Don’t Bank on the Bomb Scotland’s new report, ‘Stop Funding the End of the World’, and learn about the simple steps you can take to support the nuclear weapons divestment campaign. Speakers include Linda Pearson (Don’t Bank on the Bomb Scotland) and Audrey Doig (Renfrewshire Councillor and NFLA Scotland Co-convenor). 6 – 8.30pm. Quad Teaching Room G158, Old College, South Bridge, Edinburgh, EH8 9AD. Bookings (free): https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/. nukedivestmentscotland@gmail.com

23 November: Women go Green for Peace. WILPF UK’s annual Autumn Seminar presents its 2019 theme: Eco-feminism and Pacifism. 9.30-6pm SOAS University of London. Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre, London WC1H 0XG. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/

21 November: Film screening: The Beginning of the end of nuclear weapons. This documentary film about efforts to bring a nuclear weapon ban treaty into international law and the role of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, ICAN, is told through the voices of leading activists from several different organizations and countries and the president of the negotiating conference. The screening will be followed by an open discussion led by CND Vice-President Bruce Kent. 7 – 10pm at Conway Hall, Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4RL.  info@wethepeoples.org.uk http://theendofnuclearweapons.com/http://wethepeoples.org.uk/index.html
Part of the ‘We the Peoples’ Film Festival.
The film will also be screened on 28 November at Kings College London 6-8pm with discussion, more info from British Pugwash office@britishpugwash.org

26 November: “Swords into Ploughshares”. Sam Mason, Policy Officer of the Public & Commercial Services Union & member of the New Lucas Plan, introduces the new half-hour film The New Lucas Plan, which details a plan for switching workers involved in weapons manufacture to more socially useful jobs. 7.30-9.30pm in the Community Room, Picturehouse Cinema, 65 Tottenham Lane, London N8 9BY. Free. Info: David, 020 7700 2393 davidtrpolden1@gmail.com

30 November: The New World Disorder: No to Nato Counter-Summit. 10 – 5.30. Bloomsbury Central Baptist Church 235 Shaftesbury Avenue London WC2H 8EP.  Organised by the ‘No to War – No to NATO’ network, CND and Stop the War. https://cnduk.org/events/no-to-nato-counter-summit/

3 December: No to Trump, No to NATO. Donald Trump is set to visit London in December for the next NATO Heads of State summit. The summit will be a crucial opportunity for our movement to oppose Trump’s nuclear warmongering and interventionist agenda. enquiries@cnduk.org 020 7700 2393 https://cnduk.org/events/no-to-trump-no-to-nato-london-demonstration/

9 December: Pax Christi Advent Peace Service. Music led by Julie McCann. Rehearsal for singers and musicians on Saturday 7th December 2-4pm Contact office for details. The service at 7pm, in St Aloysius Church, 20 Phoenix Road London NW1 1TA , will be followed by our alternative Christmas market in Maria Fidelis school. Gifts from Jesuit Refugee Service, Traidcraft, Palestinian (Zaytoun) goods, books, cards and much more. 0208 203 4884  http://paxchristi.org.uk/

11 January 2020: London Region CND AGM and Conference. London. Details tba. 020 7607 2302 info@londoncnd.org

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

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

International Events

27 April – 22 May 2020: NPT Review Conference in New York. https://www.un.org/disarmament/wmd/nuclear/npt-review-conferences/
Reaching Critical Will: http://www.reachingcriticalwill.org/resources/calendar/event/13685-2020-npt-review-conference

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