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  • ICBUW Germany: new website and action weekend this autumn

    ICBUW Germany: new website and action weekend this autumn

    ICBUW Germany has a new home on the web and will be organising a number of events this autumn.
    1 September 2014 - ICBUW Germany
  • Geneva: depleted uranium on agenda as unfinished disarmament business is discussed

    Geneva: depleted uranium on agenda as unfinished disarmament business is discussed

    ICBUW present on why DU needs to be resolved and possible approaches at a side event during the Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons.
    9 April 2014 - ICBUW
  • CADU challenges Ministry of Defence spin

    CADU challenges Ministry of Defence spin

    In the run up to the DU resolution vote at the United Nations General Assembly concerned members of the public have been asking their MPs to sign EDM 629 which calls on the Government to vote for the resolution.A number of supporters have received MoD spin in return.
    29 November 2012 - Aneaka Kellay
  • Ministry of Defence 'managed' DU debate

    Ministry of Defence 'managed' DU debate

    The Campaign Against Depleted Uranium (CADU) latest report- Managing acceptability: UK policy on depleted uranium weapons, critically assesses the methods that the UK has used to defend its development and use of DU weapons since the 1960s.
    3 October 2012 - Aneaka Kellay
  • CADU Report Launch

    CADU Report Launch

    The Campaign Against Depleted Uranium (CADU) will be holding an open, public meeting to launch their latest report: Managing Acceptability: UK policy on depleted uranium weapons.
    2 October 2012 - Aneaka Kellay
  • Hazard Aware: Lessons learned from military field manuals on depleted uranium and how to move forward for civilian protection norms.
    IKV Pax Christi

    Hazard Aware: Lessons learned from military field manuals on depleted uranium and how to move forward for civilian protection norms.

    Hazard Aware analyses the precautionary measures adopted by militaries to reduce their troops' exposure to DU munitions and asks whether these could form the basis for civilian protection norms.
    2 October 2012 - ICBUW
  • Precaution in Practice - challenging the acceptability of depleted uranium weapons
    ICBUW

    Precaution in Practice - challenging the acceptability of depleted uranium weapons

    A report for policy-makers and campaigners which judges the acceptability of DU weapons by utilising the structure of common interpretations of the precautionary principle. In doing so it asks whether a precautionary approach should be applied to DU and whether its use could ever be compatible with precautionary values.
    1 October 2012 - ICBUW
  • Tributes to Rosalie Bertell

    Tributes to Rosalie Bertell

    It is with great sadness that we have learned of the death of Dr Rosalie Bertell, Grey Nun of the Sacred Heart, founder of the Institute for Concern for Public Health and lifelong campaigner against the humanitarian and environmental impact of military and industrial pollution. She will be sorely missed by all those whose campaigns she assisted and those whose lives she touched. Rosalie was 83 and in her 54th year as a Grey Nun.
  • Vacancy: Paid Internship

    ICBUW is seeking an energetic and committed intern to help support two strands of our research and advocacy work for six months.
    30 April 2012 - ICBUW
  • MPs call on UK not to renew its depleted uranium weapons

    MPs call on UK not to renew its depleted uranium weapons

    Parliamentarians have submitted a motion calling for the UK MoD to abandon plans to renew its last remaining depleted uranium round.
    1 November 2011
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