The participants in the international conference Human Rights, Future Generations and Crimes in the Nuclear Age, held in Basel from September 14-17, 2017, affirm that the risks and impacts of nuclear weapons, depleted uranium weapons and nuclear energy, which are both transnational and trans-generational, constitute a violation of human rights, a transgression of international humanitarian…

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  Congress, 14 – 17 September 2017, University of Basel The participants in the international conference Human Rights, Future Generations and Crimes in the Nuclear Age, held in Basel from September 14-17, 2017, affirm that the risks and impacts of nuclear weapons, depleted uranium weapons and nuclear energy, which are both transnational and trans-generational, constitute…

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19th World Congress of IPPNW International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War, Basel / Switzerland IPPNW call for appropriate measures to ban uranium mining worldwideAt its 19th World Congress in Basel, Switzerland, IPPNW’s International Council made a strong and clear statement, requesting a Ban on Uranium Mining and production of yellowcake; the statement refers…

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The pre-Congress calls in its final statement for an end of uranium mining: “Uranium and its radioactive decay produts must remain in the ground. We stand in solidarity with those working for an end to uranium mining and processing, irresponsible radioactive waste management, nuclear power and nuclear weapons”. The text of the Indigenous Peoples statement…

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