Past Events

Launch of a parliamentary handbook on disarmament for security and sustainable development
Assuring our Common Future

Thursday, November 5, 2020 | International webinar

This handbook focuses on parliamentary action to implement the disarmament agenda put forward by UN Secretary-General António Guterres in his 2018 report entitled Securing our Common Future: An Agenda for Disarmament. This agenda includes a set of goals and practical measures across the entire range of disarmament issues, including weapons of mass destruction, outer space, conventional weapons and future weapon technologies.

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Webinar, July 30.
100 Seconds to Midnight. What does this mean? What can we do?

Thursday, July 30, 2020 |

A webinar to explore the risks of nuclear weapons use by accident, miscalculation or intent, and the initiatives at national and international levels to reduce these risks.

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Video conference, July 1
Parliamentarians and the UN Disarmament Agenda

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 | Video conference

International parliamentary consultation to discuss Assuring our Common Future: a draft guide to parliamentary action in support of disarmament for security and sustainable development. 

This meeting was originally planned as a physical meeting in Geneva but was changed to a video conference due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Webinar, June 24, 2020
UN2020: Enhancing peace, disarmament and the role of women

Wednesday, June 24, 2020 | Zoom webinar

A webinar to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the UN, with a special focus on advancing the UN Secretary-General's Disarmament Agenda released on May 24, 2018, and the ideas in the international women's appeal 'Human security for public health, peace and sustainable development' released on May 24, 2020.

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Webinars May 14 and 19
Youth actions for the climate, nuclear disarmament and SDGs

1419 May 2020 | International webinar

Youth leaders from the climate, nuclear abolition and sustainable development movements discuss actions and initiatives.

All ages welcome. The youth campaigners highlight the importance of inter-generational dialogue and cooperation.

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Side event at 2020 NPT Review Conference
Parliamentary actions for disarmament and sustainable development

Friday, May 1, 2020 | United Nations, New York

Parliamentary actions for nuclear disarmament, elimination of landmines and cluster munitions, reductions of military budgets and control of small arms and light weapons. These actions link to the achievement of the sustainable development goals and the UN Secretary-General's Disarmament Agenda.

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PNND 2020 Global Assembly
Building common security for nuclear disarmament

2224 April 2020 | Seoul, South Korea

PNND 2020 Assembly will be hosted by the Korean National Assembly.
Includes a parliamentary conference 'Building common security for nuclear non-proliferation and disarmament', the PNND 2020 Council Meeting plus associated events.

Event postponed due to coronavirus. More details soon.

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Move the Nuclear Weapons (and fossil fuel) Money

Tuesday, April 21, 2020 |

Move the Nuclear Weapons (and fossil fuel) Money: Cutting nuclear weapons budgets. Ending investments in nuclear weapons & fossil fuels. Reallocating these to public health, climate protection and sustainable development.

 International webinar, Tuesday April  21, 2020
Held in conjunction with Earth Day 2020 the Global Days of Action on Military Spending, April 10 – May 5, 2020

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Parliamentary roundtable
Parliamentarians and the UN Disarmament Agenda

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 | New York, USA

International parliamentary meeting to discuss Securing our Common Future, the United Nations agenda for disarmament released in 2018 by Secretary-General Antonio Guterres.

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Climate, peace and security: From youth voices to policy action

Thursday, January 9, 2020 | Basel, Switzerland

A roundtable meeting of parliamentarians & city leaders with youth campaigners from the European climate, peace and nuclear disarmament movements.
January 9, 2020. 1pm – 5:30pm. Basel, Switzerland

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United Nations, NY May 1
Parliamentary actions for nuclear disarmament

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 | United Nations, New York

Discussion of the roles and actions of legislators (parliamentarians) to reduce nuclear risks, prevent nuclear proliferation and advance nuclear disarmament.

Conference Room C, United Nations (New York).
May 1, 2019. 12:00 - 13:00

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