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UN Human Rights Day, youth and nuclear abolition

On UN Human Rights Day, 10 December 2020, students, young professionals and young activists from around the world joined together to launch Youth Fusion, a new platform for youth-led actions and initiatives to achieve a nuclear-weapon-free world. The connection with Human Rights Day was not arbitrary. In 2018, the UN

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Can we eliminate nuclear weapons by 2045 (or before)?

Summary There are a number of recent calls, made by non-nuclear governments and civil society to the nuclear armed and allied countries, to commit to achieving the global elimination of nuclear weapons by 2045. This appears to be far into the future for those who believe that nuclear disarmament can

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How to achieve a nuclear-weapons-free world.

On September 26, 2020, #wethepeoples2020 organised a global civil society event for the International Day for the Total Elimination of  Nuclear Weapons. The event included a panel of experts who discussed nuclear policies, political dynamics and how we can achieve a nuclear-weapons-free world. One of those experts was Hon Gareth

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