Humanitarian disarmament: Putting people first

Branka Marijan Armed Conflicts, Featured, Nuclear Weapons

The Humanitarian Disarmament Forum, which began in 2012, has become an annual gathering, conducted on the margins of the UN General Assembly First Committee. The 2017 Forum, organized by Human …

Nuclear disarmament: The best of times and the worst of times

Cesar Jaramillo Featured, Nuclear Weapons

As 2017 draws to a close, two ostensibly contradictory yet coexisting realities define the global nuclear disarmament and nonproliferation regime. Each brims with intensity, the likes of which have not …

Sixty years on, the Pugwash work on global security continues

Cesar Jaramillo Nuclear Weapons

From August 25-29, international security experts from more than 45 countries convened in Astana, Kazakhstan, for the Pugwash Conference on Science and World Affairs. Under the theme “Confronting New Nuclear …