50 countries sign the nuclear ban treaty

September 20th, 2017 | by Susi Snyder

On Wednesday 20 September, the new Treaty for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons officially opened for signature, and responsible countries

North Korea- rockets & responses- update

August 30th, 2017 | by Susi Snyder

Escalations in North East Asia are (again) raising the possibility of new conflict, potentially including nuclear weapons. This brief backgrounder includes

Almost final draft!

July 4th, 2017 | by Susi Snyder

Tonight (New York time) the President of the nuclear ban negotiations released the almost final draft of the treaty to

New texts on the table!

June 30th, 2017 | by Susi Snyder

On Tuesday, the President of nuclear ban treaty negotiations circulated a second draft of the treaty. This new text is

Update from the ban!

June 22nd, 2017 | by Susi Snyder

More than 2/3 of UN Members are in New York negotiating a treaty to ban nuclear weapons. The first read

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