Resolution 2019-09 Treaty On The Prohibition Of Nuclear Weapons

Resolution PASSED

Yes - 584
No - 1

Whereas, 122 countries voted in support of the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW) at the United Nations Headquarters in New York on July 7th, 2017, and

Whereas, nuclear abolition is one of the five pillars in the mission of Veterans For Peace, and

Whereas, Veterans For Peace is a member of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN);

Therefore Be It Resolved that Veterans For Peace endorses the TPNW and urge Chapters to encourage their local municipal governments to take the ICAN Cities Appeal Pledge.

Submitted by Shelby Surdyk, Associate Member, VFP Chapter 100


Board Supports Resolution


Convention Vote: Passed

Approved unanimously by membership at business meeting.