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SYP UK appoint new leadership team

Student/Young Pugwash (SYP) UK has appointed a new Executive Board. The Board will provide strategic leadership and coordinate the activities of SYP UK members and affiliated groups across the country.

Members of the Executive Board are:


Emily Faux

Emily is a PhD candidate at Newcastle University, researching the intersection between nuclear weapons and popular culture.…

A reminder of why nuclear weapons must never be used (VIDEO)

In the video below, Dr Ira Helfand, co-chairman of the Nuclear Weapons Abolition Committee of Physicians for Social Responsibility, offers a timely reminder of the horrifying power of thermonuclear weapons and of the dire consequences of the political irresponsibility that has left Russia and the United States in possession of 10,000+ nuclear warheads thirty years after the end of the Cold War.…

April/May newsletter – British Pugwash

Topics covered in the British Pugwash April/May 2022 Newsletter include:

1. Post-AGM Lecture on Small Modular Reactors – 26th April
2. UK/Kazakh Pugwash Workshop on Nuclear Risk Reduction – Video
3.…