72nd Anniversary of UN resolution on nuclear weapons

January 24 marks the 72nd anniversary of the United Nations General Assembly passing it’s very first resolution. It was passed by consensus and established a commission of the UN Security Council to ensure ‘the elimination from national armaments of atomic weapons and all other major weapons adaptable to mass destruction.’ Since that time Christians around

Church of England General Synod event

Can nuclear weapons be banned? Stephen Cottrell, Bishop of Chelmsford invites you to a discussion. 1 pm, Saturday, 10th February Westminster Room, Church House. The International Campaign for the Abolition of Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) was awarded the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize for its role in achieving the UN Treaty for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons

Public meeting on Nuclear Weapons Ban Treaty

Christian CND was pleased to be able to join the Quakers, CND and others in sponsoring a meeting at Friends House in London on Thursday 4 January. The discussion on how to bring nuclear-armed states into the Nuclear Weapons Ban Treaty was the ideal way to start what is set to be a busy year

Christmas greetings to Faslane Peace Camp

As Christmas approaches and attention turns to spending time with friends and loved ones, Christian CND is sending Christmas greetings to all those at the Faslane Peace Camp, protesting the nuclear weapons facility situated there. Among those at the Cam are four protesters who were arrested during the DSEI Arms Fair in London. They have

Faiths’ Statement on Nobel Peace Prize

On Sunday 10 December the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo. Christian CND is a partner organisation of ICAN and has been working closely with the group on the Nuclear Ban Treaty. Faith groups have been a key part in the success of civil society engaging