PRESS RELEASE: 5 October 2016
Canadians for a Nuclear Weapons Convention (CNWC) has awarded its 2016 Achievement Award to Peggy Mason for her ongoing commitment to a nuclear weapons-‐free world and for her persistent disarmament advocacy as a diplomat and civil society leader. [see document: Peggy-Mason_Advisory_Final1.pdf]. The Award is to be presented on October 24 in Ottawa.
Dear Prime Minister,
The undersigned, members of the Steering Committee of Canadians for a Nuclear Weapons Convention, supported by 916 members of the Order of Canada, respectfully write to urge the Government of Canada to vote yes to the resolution, “Taking Forward Multilateral Nuclear Disarmament Negotiations,” at the First Committee of the United Nations General Assembly in October…. [read more of Letter to Prime Minister Trudeau from CNWC]