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ICAN's can-do on nuclear weapons ban befits Nobel Peace Prize - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Nobel Peace Prizes can seem too quick, even quixotic, when they're awarded. And in fact there's often an aspirational aspect to the award, as there was last year, when Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos received the honor just days after Colombian ...and more »

Anti-nuclear group wins Nobel peace prize - The Times

Stockholm The Nobel peace prize has been awarded to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, which helped promote a disarmament treaty adopted by the United Nations in July and signed by 122 countries. The Nobel committee said it ...and more »

Indigenous anti-nuclear activist tells of her personal work with Nobel Prize-winning ICAN - ABC Online

For Karina Lester 2017 has been a mixed bag — the loss of her beloved father, but a big win as part of the Nobel Peace Prize-winning International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN). Ms Lester's anti-nuclear stance is a very personal one.and more »

What is ICAN and how did it win this year's Nobel Peace Prize? - ABC Online

The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) has taken out one of the world's most prestigious awards, the 2017 Nobel Prize for Peace. So how did a campaign from Melbourne make its way to the international stage?and more »

The Long Nuclear History Behind the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize - TIME

Friday's announcement that the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize went to The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) represents just the latest step in the long relationship between the Oslo-based Norwegian Nobel Committee and nuclear ...and more »

Are Nuclear Weapons Illegal? Yes, But It Doesn't Matter - Newsweek

The Nobel Peace Prize was awarded on Friday to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN). The group was recognized for its mission to “draw attention to the catastrophic humanitarian consequences of any use of nuclear weapons and ...and more »

Nobel Peace Prize acknowledges anti-nuclear movement - Radio Canada International

By Carmel Kilkenny | english@rcinet.ca. Friday 6 October, 2017 , 5 Comments ↓ · Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest WeChat Email Print · Share · The Nobel Peace Prize was awarded today, to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, ...and more »

ICAN wins the Nobel Peace Prize for work on nuclear weapons ban treaty - Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists

The Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, or ICAN, the Switzerland-based coalition of civil society groups that led successful efforts to approve a nuclear weapons ban treaty. The UN voted in favor ...and more »

Nobel Peace Prize 2017 awarded to iCAN - Scoop.co.nz (press release)

Nobel Peace Prize 2017 awarded to iCAN. iCAN Aotearoa New Zealand. 7 October 2017. “It is a great honour to have been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for 2017 in recognition of our role in achieving the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons.”.and more »

Overview: The Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons - Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists

After a decade of organizing and advocacy by the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, or ICAN, and its hundreds of nonprofit partners, in July the UN approved a treaty that bans nuclear weapons. In recognition of that work, the Norwegian ...and more »