I said earlier this year that we are sleepwalking towards disaster. In truth, it is worse than that we are asleep at the controls of a fast-moving aircraft. Unless we wake up and take control, the outcome is all too predictable.

– Kofi Annan

The pathway towards a treaty banning nuclear weapons, and progress so far

The following statement was delivered by Clara Levin on 11 May 2016 at the UN open-ended working group on nuclear disarmament in Geneva: