9 more states sign and 4 more ratify the TPNW

Wednesday 26 September was International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons. It was a big day for the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW), with 6 new states signing the Treaty including Timor-Leste, Myanmar, Seychelles, Guinea […]

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Introduction to the four pillars of UNSCR 1325

Participation It’s Black’Her’story Month in the UK and to commemorate this month, this post is dedicated to giving a deeper understanding of one of the pillars of the UN Security Resolution 1325, that is ‘participation’. Therefore, this post deals with […]

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Inspiration from America

If you think that no one in America knows anything about the 2017 United Nations Nuclear Ban Treaty (TPNW) – think again.  Tim and Vicki Wallis have started a campaign, to use the Treaty for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons, as […]

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WILPF UK and Greater Manchester CND collaborate to bring TPNW Lobby Training Day to Manchester

On Saturday 8th of September WILPF UK and GMDCND hosted a TPNW training day to develop participants’ lobbying and negotiation skills. Our aim was to give attendees the confidence to lobby their MPs to sign ICAN’s Parliamentary Pledge (a serious […]

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Women In Black Syria Vigils

Women in Black will be hosting a series of vigils this month to draw attention to Syria, particularly issues affecting detainees and the resultant impact on women.  The vigils will take place on the 12th, 19th and 26th of September […]

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