Here then is the problem which we present to you, stark and dreadful, and inescapable: Shall we put an end to the human race: or shall mankind renounce war?

– The Russell- Einstein manifesto 1955

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: