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. Visit the Pugwash International website.
Nuclear disarmament is and has always been of central importance to Pugwash. But also ...
Non-Nuclear Threats to Peace and Security, Institutions for a New World Order, Conflict Resolution, Environment and Global Security, Health, Social and Economic Issues.
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.
754 Recipients of the Order of Canada Call for a Nuclear Weapons Convention.
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.
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.
Canadian Pugwash is part of the wider international Pugwash movement.
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"Finding Peace After the Violent Summmer of 2014", a speech by Douglas Roche in Calgary
"Action Steps for The Culture of Peace", a speech by Douglas Roche at United Nations High-Level Forum on the Culture of Peace, in New York
On July 2, 2014, the Canadian Pugwash Group received a Certificate of Continuance under the Canada Not-for-Profit Corporations Act (NFP Act). The original incorporation of the organization was July 12, 1990. This followed a period of activity that dated as far back as the Pugwash foundation meeting in 1957. Read BYLAW
by Douglas J. Roche, O.C, Paul Meyer and Peggy Mason [Article on Cherry Picking]