CITIES APPEAL:

Hume, VIC

The ICAN Cities Appeal was endorsed by Hume City Council on 26 August, 2019.

STATEMENT

 

Moved Cr Jodi Jackson, Seconded Cr Karen Sherry that Council:

– Pass a resolution to endorse the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) Cities Campaign.

– Write to the Federal Government and opposition to request that Australia sign the Treaty on the Prohibition 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.