Celebrating IPB’s 2022 Nobel Peace Nominees: Hope Cristobal & Hibakusha

Yorkshire

Join IPB and our nominees for the 2022 Nobel Peace Prize, including Former Senator Hope Crisobal of Guahan (Guam) and representatives of the Hibakusha from Japan and Korea to celebrate their decades of hard work and commitment to a more peaceful and just world. In addition to the speakers, those in their networks will also contribute artistic performances (music, dance, […]

Stop the drift to nuclear war! For a Labour foreign policy for peace – Labour CND conference

Join Labour CND’s annual conference online, where we’ll be debating the way forward for a Labour foreign policy based on peace, people and planet. Speakers Richard Burgon MP// Tom Unterrainer – Chair, CND// Margaret Kimberly – Black Alliance for Peace// Katy Clark MSP// Jess Barnard – Chair of Young Labour// Stuart Parkinson – Scientists for Global Responsibility// Mish Rahman – Labour […]

Nuclear power: not fit for purpose? – CND webinar

Yorkshire

Join this webinar, organised by CND’s Trade Union Advisory Group. Nuclear power is increasingly marketed as part of the solution to the climate crisis and there is considerable support for it from trade unions. In fact it’s dirty, dangerous, expensive, won’t help with our climate problems, and there are far more jobs in renewables. Recent news shows that French nuclear […]

8 April – #DivestingInChange Day of Action

Yorkshire

Yorkshire CND is supporting a national day of action called by the Nuclear Weapons Financing Research Group. The aim of the action is to target banks and pension funds which have upcoming Annual General Meetings which peace activists can build towards and use as opportunities to push a divestment agenda. Groups across the country will be mobilising on the day […]

GDAMS demonstration at NSA Menwith Hill spy base

Menwith Hill Menwith Hill, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

Join Bradford CND for a gate-side demonstration by Menwith Hill Accountability Campaign as part of the Global Days of Action on Military Spending month of protest. Menwith Hill is a US NSA spy base on the Yorkshire Moors which operates without UK parliamentary oversight. The US maintains over 1,000 foreign military bases around the world, operating largely outside of the […]

Global Days of Action on Military Spending

Yorkshire

The Global Day of Action on Military Spending (GDAMS) has been taking place across the world since 2011, to coincide with the release of the SIPRI figures on world wide military spending. The new figures are a media opportunity and by joining together with groups across the world we’re better able to amplify this vital issue in the public consciousness. […]

The State of Disarmament: GDAMS 2022 launch event

Yorkshire

The Global Days of Action on Military Spending (GDAMS) 2022 will run from 13 April-12 May this year. Join CND and the International Peace Bureau to celebrate its launch with this online event on the state of disarmament. Moderated by Jordi Calvo, IPB Vice-President and GCOMS Coordinator Featuring contributions from o Kate Hudson, CND General Secretary o Lindsay Koshgarian (USA), […]

Common Security 2022: launch event

Yorkshire

The world stands at a crossroads. The choice is between an existence based on competition and aggression or one rooted in peace and common security. Humanity faces the existential threats of nuclear war, climate change and pandemics. How we respond to these threats will define our very survival. Our world order faces severe challenges. The common systems and structures – […]

GDAMS social media storm

Yorkshire

As part of the Global Days of Action on Military Spending month of protest, join this social media storm. The release of the latest SIPRI global military spending figures gives us a fantastic opportunity to highlight the dangers of runaway military spending and the opportunity costs of diverting public resource from public health, common security and the climate crisis. Last […]

International & North American Launch of 21st Century Common Security Report

Yorkshire

The new Common Security 2022 report was released last week, on the 40th anniversary of the Palme Commission’s Common Security report that played a major role in ending the Cold War. The webinar on April 28, 2 p.m. EST (8 p.m. CEST), co-sponsored Peace Action, PeaceQuest in Canada and the IPB will serve as the North American launch of a realistically grounded but visionary initiative for […]