The Nuclear Crisis and “Internal Radiation”

Amidst the nuclear crisis, the issue of “internal radiation” has come to the fore as a truly critical point; the underestimation or intentional downplaying of the risk of “internal radiation” by the government and the media is really misleading and…

Launching of a DU-questionnaire campaign in Japan

In October 2010 ICBUW-Japan launched a DU questionnaire campaign directed at the members of the National Parliament. Several DU-concerned groups based in various areas such as Tokyo, Nagoya, Osaka, Hiroshima and Fukuoka, will work together in asking for and collecting…

WHO to study the rise in birth defects in Fallujah, Iraq [4.1: Sky News]

Sky News, April 1, 2010 Lisa Holland, foreign affairs correspondent The World Health Organisation has pledged to carry out an independent study into the rise in birth deformities in the Iraqi city of Fallujah. news.sky.com/skynews/Home/World-News/Birth-Deformities-In-Fallujah-Iraq-World-Health-Organisation-Vows-To-Study-Rise-In-Deformed-Babies/Article/201003415590225?f=rss Sky News first exposed the…

2009: ICBUW International Action Day in Japan

List of Planned Actions (As of Oct. 12) [Osaka] Symposium: Toward Banning Inhuman Weapons: From Cluster Munitions to Uranium Weapons Time: Nov. 15, 14:00-17:00 Venue: EL-Osaka Speakers: :Motoko Mekata (JCBL Steering Committee/Professor, Chuoh Univ.) :Akihito Hayashi (JCBL Steering Committee) :Naomi…

Links

ICBUW Member Organizations International Coalition to Ban Uranium Weapons www.bandepleteduranium.org International Coalition to Ban Uranium Weapons CADU Campaign Against Depleted Uranium (UK) CARE Campaign Against Radiation Exposure (Japan) Center for Peace and Justice Center for Peace and Justice, Albuquerque, New…