Statement by Setsuko Thurlow on the commencement of the 2022 NPT RevCon

Ms Setsuko Thurlow, atomic bomb survivor and nuclear disarmament campaigner, spoke to media representatives in relation to the NPT Review Conference and nuclear disarmament, delivering a statement and taking questions on Monday, August 1st 2022. The summary of her press encounter can be read in the following article:

The Nuclear Sunset – Common Weal

Craig Dalzell’s blogpost on the past Nuclear Ban Week held in Vienna, and its significance within larger disarmament discourse in Scotland: “Scotland sorely needs to properly discuss our own nuclear legacy and the impact of independence, because a danger looms in the debate over the future of Faslane, Coulport Continue Reading

Scottish Greens Press Release – Ariane Burgess MSP highlights Greens call for an indy Scotland’s early accession to UN Nuclear Ban

In the last few days before the United Nations states that are members of the Treaty On The Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons meet for the first time in Vienna, and the Scottish Greens have made very clear their support for the Treaty and Scotland’s early accession. This follows the announcement Continue Reading

UNA-UK: New report on addressing British nuclear tests in Kiribati Check out this new report from UNA-UK regarding the British nuclear tests in Kiribati “The briefing shares lived experience and expert contributions from Kiribati islanders. We hope it will be useful for UK officials, parliamentarians and civil society organisations, and complement work by others on communities affected by UK Continue Reading

“CND says SNP’s NATO stance is a ‘slippery slope'” – Holyrood

Joseph Anderson writes for Holyrood about SCND’s stance on the SNP and NATO, accessed here:,cnd-criticises-snps-nato-stance “We are looking at a very slippery slope in which the anti-nuclear stance is watered down to a point that is meaningless and could end in the acceptance of a Guantanamo-type role for the Continue Reading