CPG: A proud tradition started by the 22 eminent scientists, the founding group of Pugwash, who gathered at Thinkers' Lodge in 1957, to discuss the path to nuclear disarmament.
CPG's focus - World peace and promotion of change to advance the cause of peace. Best known for its work on nuclear disarmament, our concern - all causes of global insecurity.
730 Recipients of the Order of Canada Call for a Nuclear Weapons Convention.
Nuclear disarmament is and has always been of central importance to Pugwash. But also ...
Canadian Pugwash is part of the wider international Pugwash movement. Visit the Pugwash International website.
In recognition of all its efforts Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs, together with President Joseph Rotblat, was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1995.
The Russell-Einstein Manifesto of 1955 was a major step in the nuclear disarmament campaign by prominent members of the scientific community.
Canadian Pugwash is part of the wider international Pugwash movement.
For more than 50 years the Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs have been working for the control, reduction, and eventual elimination of nuclear weapons.
Non-Nuclear Threats to Peace and Security, Institutions for a New World Order, Conflict Resolution, Environment and Global Security, Health, Social and Economic Issues.
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March 30, 2014, sponsored by the Bill Graham Centre, University of Toronto:
Ramesh Thakur -The Problem of Nuclear Weapons and What To Do About It
Adele Buckley - Arctic Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zone, Current Proposals
Ernie Regehr - Situational maritime awareness toward an Arctic Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zone
Erika Simpson, Special to QMI Agency; April 4, 2014
Paul Meyer comments on Second Conference on the Humanitarian Impact of Nuclear Weapons held Feb 13-14 in Nayarit, Mexico