The Medical Association for Prevention of War (Australia) works for the elimination of all weapons of mass destruction and the prevention of armed conflict. We promote peace through research, advocacy, peace education and partnerships. Please use our many resources on nuclear weapons, power and waste, peace and conflicts.

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Recent News

MAPW Statement in Commemoration of World War 1


Rt Hon Malcolm Fraser AC CH (1930-2015)

The National Council and staff of MAPW were very saddened to hear of the death this morning of Malcolm Fraser. We wish to pass on our sincere condolences to his family.

SA Royal Commission Draft Terms of Reference Ignore Health Impacts of Nuclear Industry


Press Release by MAPW & Public Health Association of Australia

A Nuclear Free Snap Shot of 2014

The following article has been compiled by Dave Sweeney, Nuclear Free Campaigner at the Australian Conservation Foundation. It's a timely reminder to us all of what has been achieved over the last year. 

A nuclear free snapshot

Austria pledges to work for a ban on nuclear weapons

Humanitarian initiative on nuclear weapons must initiate treaty process in 2015

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