CITIES APPEAL:

Ballina, NSW

The ICAN Cities Appeal was endorsed by Ballina Shire Council on 22 August, 2019.

STATEMENT

We wish to advise that at Ballina Shire Council’s Ordinary meeting held on 22 August 2019, it was resolved as follows:

That Council support the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons.

Please note our support of this Treaty and continued commitment to the promotion of peace
and the abolition of nuclear weapons.

 

BACK TO THE CITIES APPEAL

The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) is a coalition of non-governmental organisations in more than one hundred countries promoting adherence to and implementation of the treaty.

ICAN was awarded the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize for our work to raise awareness of the devastating humanitarian impacts of nuclear weapons and for our role in achieving the treaty.