No to NATO counter-summit: Global NATO – the threat to war

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No to NATO counter-summit: Global NATO – the threat to war

13 June @ 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm

The North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) is a nuclear-armed military alliance which is an obstacle to a peaceful world and global nuclear disarmament. CND is supporting the No to NATO international network’s counter-summit, taking place in protest at the NATO leaders’ summit taking place at the same time.

This webinar will discuss NATO as a global militarist actor.

Introduction Heinz Bierbaum, Germany, President – European Left

Part I
NATO2030 – NATO’s new global vision Ludo De Brabander, Belgium, vrede vzw
Nuclear weapons – abolition or new arms race? Kate Hudson, UK, Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (CND)
Military spending on the rise Cloe Meulenwaeter, Barcelona, Centre Delàs d´Estudis per la Pau
War on terror – 20 years on Lindsey German, UK, Stop the War Coalition
Moderation Kristine Karch, Germany, No to war – no to NATO

Part II
NATO sets its sights on Asia Corazon Valdez Fabros, Philippines, Nuclear Free Philippines Coalition (Filipinas)
Pacific and China – we need a Pivot to Peace Ann Wright, USA/Hawaii, Veterans for Peace
Latin America – how far will NATO go? Julieta Daza, Venzuela/Colombia, Juventud Rebelde, Campaign Stopp Air Base Ramstein
Russia is still a NATO target – flashpoint Ukraine Reiner Braun, Germany, International Peace Bureau (IPB)
NATO in Africa Alain Rouy, France, Movement de la Paix (tbc)
Moderation Sara Medi Jones, UK, CND

For any enquiries, please contact information@cnduk.org

Details

Date:
13 June
Time:
2:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Organiser

Yorkshire Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (YCND)
Phone:
01274 730 795
Email:
info@yorkshirecnd.org.uk
View Organiser Website

Venue

Yorkshire United Kingdom + Google Map