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“Nuclear Weapons Treaties – Why they matter for security” Presentation by Rebecca Johnson

Dr Johnson’s January 2019 presentation to Shrivenham Defence Academy, UK, on the importance for our collective security of not undermining existing nuclear agreements, such as the 1987 INF Treaty, the 2017 Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons, the 1968 … Read More

Trident’s a relic of a bygone age. Will you join us on Saturday to march against it?

by Caroline Lucas, Nicola Sturgeon and Leanne Wood On Saturday we will put our party allegiances aside and march together for a Britain free from nuclear weapons. As elected politicians, our overwhelming priority is to protect the safety of the people we represent, and … Read More

Acronym’s UN working paper on Deterrence

This working paper on “Security and humanitarian implications of relying on nuclear weapons for deterrence, and effective legal alternatives” was written by Rebecca Johnson and published by the United Nations Open-Ended Working Group on taking forward multilateral negotiations in 2016. … Read More