| Please read THE AIMS OF ACDN, nongovernmental association.|
| Peace Declaration|
By MATSUI Kazumi, Mayor of Hiroshima
It’s 73 years ago and a Monday morning, just like today. With the mid-summer sun already blazing, Hiroshima starts another day. Please listen to what I say next as if you and your loved ones were there. At 8:15 comes a blinding flash. A fireball more than a million degrees Celsius releases intense radiation, heat, and then, a tremendous blast. Below the roiling mushroom cloud, innocent lives are snuffed out as the city is obliterated.“I’m so hot! It’s killing me!” From under collapsed houses, (...)
| According to an IFOP poll|
By an overwhelming majority, the French people want France to negotiate a treaty to abolish nuclear and radioactive weapons.. and to have a referendum to prove it!
That is clear from the results of the poll just conducted by IFOP: 85% of French citizens want to abolish nuclear and radioactive weapons, and 82% say they are ready to support the Referendum Bill that ACDN has proposed to France’s parliamentarians.
Media Release published in French on 4 May 2018 On May 1, 2018, ACDN sent emails to France’s 577 MPs and 348 senators inviting them to sign a Bill to organise a referendum on the following question:
« Do you want France to participate in (...)
| "A new stage in the repression of opponents to the burial of nuclear wastes at Bure. One lawyer searched and placed under house arrest"|
MEDIA RELEASE from FRENCH LAWYERS
Published in French on 21 June 2018
...in the wake of a massive search operation on Bure (7 arrests) and the arrest of a lawyer in Paris.
"Acting in the context of public information on facts going back to 2017, about two hundred gendarmes proceeded this morning (20 June) to conduct searches and arrest operations in several homes of people opposed to the Cigeo Project at Bure in eastern France. Exceptionally, the activists’ lawyer was visited at the same in his Paris offices and placed (...)
21 June 2018
People of France, while we are singing and dancing, the government is killing our freedoms.
18 June 2018
Bure on the Eve of 16 June 2018
1 April 2018
Phasing out nuclear technology? What an April Fool’s joke!
9 March 2018
The Good-Guy, the Brute and the Seven Mercenaries
8 March 2018
National Week for the Nuclear Phase-Out
7 March 2018
Moves towards peace and nuclear disarmament on the Korean peninsula... and elsewhere?
29 December 2017
An Appeal to Abolish Atomic Arms
|Sunday 12 August 2018 |
|International Summer Camp protests nuclear industry in France and around the world|
Narbonne, 11 August 2018 – During this week of the 73rd anniversaries of the nuclear attacks on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, the International Anti-Nuclear Summer Camp takes place near Narbonne in the south of France from August 6th to 12th. Tents, performances, and debates are waking up a peaceful (...)
|Friday 27 July 2018 |
|Hiroshima, Nagasaki, Never Again !|
Media release from ACDN, 27 July 2018
From August 6 to August 9, 2018, in Saintes at the Monument to the Fallen, Place du Palais de Justice, the Nuclear Disarmament Flame will burn again in memory of the victims of the nuclear bombings at Hiroshima and Nagasaki (of August 6 and 9, 1945) and to (...)
|Saturday 16 June 2018 |
|Start-up of Finnish EPR put back four months|
Regular electricity generation at the Olkiluoto 3 EPR in Finland is now expected to begin in September 2019 as commissioning tests will take longer than planned, Finnish utility Teollisuuden Voima Oyj (TVO) announced yesterday. According to the previous schedule provided by plant supplier the (...)
|Monday 11 December 2017 |
|Tribute to François-Régis Hutin|
MEDIA RELEASE, 11 December 2017
The daily Ouest-France, with a circulation of over 700 000 copies across 12 départements of the West, is France’s number one newspaper in terms of readers. It has just lost its President, an inspired and inspiring man, François-Régis Hutin, who was COE from 1984 (...)