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UNRCPD promotes Peace and Disarmament Education in Nepal’s Schools

10th February 2015

The United Nations Regional Centre for Peace and Disarmament in Asia and the Pacific (UNRCPD) is assisting Nepal’s Ministry of Education to build the capacity of curriculum developers and textbook writers to integrate peace and disarmament education into Nepal’s school curricular materials.… [source: http://www.un.org/disarmament/update/20150209/]

Can Japan jumpstart action on nuclear disarmament?

28th January 2015

Nuclear weapons continue to pose global dangers. Their elimination is a global enterprise that requires renewed leadership, dialogue, and action on the part of all the world's nations. Unfortunately, 70 years after the attacks on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, progress on… [source: Kyodo News]