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Press Conference with ICAN awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 2017

06 October 2017

06 October 2017

The Nobel Peace Prize 2017 was awarded to International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) "for its work to draw attention to the catastrophic humanitarian consequences of any use of nuclear weapons and for its ground-breaking efforts to achieve a treaty-based prohibition of such weapons".

When: 6 October 2017, 13:30 CET

Where: Ecumenical Centre, Visser ’t Hooft Hall, 150 route de Ferney, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland

Download ICAN's Nobel Peace Prize statement

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