Nuclear Weapons Prohibition Treaty opens for signature by world leaders

UK absent as UN States line up to sign this important new nuclear treaty  London, 20 September 2017: Heads of State and Foreign Ministers from many countries will start the process of joining the...

Digesting the Indigestible

Unravelling hospital food policy and practices, and finding the way towards healthier, tastier and more sustainable hospital food

Letter from IPPNW Congress to British ministers re: DSEI arms fare

The following letter was sent this week on behalf of all those from members of IPPNW gathered at the York Health Through Peace Congress to British Prime Minister Theresa May, as well as her Defence...

The Health Through Peace Appeal

"We have to consciously build the elements of a world based on a culture of peace and disarmament. This is a task for everyone... requiring meaningful participation of people at all levels."  ...

Still failing to tackle air pollution

An editorial by Medact and Doctors Against Diesel discussing the government's Air Quality plan, how it does little to ease the crisis in UK towns and cities, and the need to improve public...

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