Meeting with inspirational women in Akuse after the 32nd WILPF Triennial International Congress in Ghana

Meeting with inspirational women in Akuse after the 32nd WILPF Triennial International Congress in Ghana I attended Congress in Accra in August 2018, as a job share International Board member of the UK section. I was one of the five […]

Continue Reading

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 […]

Continue Reading

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 […]

Continue Reading

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 […]

Continue Reading

Five Reasons Nuclear Weapons are a Feminist Issue

‘Banning nuclear weapons can be an act of challenging the patriarchy and building space for a new alternative approach to politics, including feminism’ – Ray Acheson, Director of WILPF’s disarmament programme Reaching Critical Will 7th of July 2018 marked the […]

Continue Reading