Beatrice Fihn

Beatrice Fihn is the Executive Director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, and leads the global campaign’s push for a treaty banning nuclear weapons. Beatrice has extensive experience in disarmament and gender issues, and previously worked as...

Dr Rebecca Johnson

Dr Rebecca Johnson FRSA founded the Acronym Institute for Disarmament Diplomacy in 1996 after working as an activist and then analyst on the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty (CTBT) negotiations. Rebecca’s work for the Acronym Institute prioritises nuclear...

Hiroshima Day Appeal 2016

As the majority of countries across the world press ahead to reach a legally binding nuclear weapons ban treaty, the UK government appears determined to replace the Trident system. Under the present conditions of austerity, spending more than 200 billion over 30 years...