Member Cities' Activities
European Chapter holds its inaugural webinar with the NFLA and ICAN
on peace, security & disarmament in Europe over the next decade
December 4, 2020
Report by Mr. Sean Morris, UK & Ireland Mayors for Peace Chapter Secretary
Over 220 participants took part in a joint webinar that launched the policy work of the European Chapter of Mayors for Peace. Held on the 4th December in association with the UK & Ireland Nuclear Free Local Authorities (NFLA) and the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), the webinar considered trends in peace, security and disarmament in Europe over the next decade.
The European Chapter of Mayors for Peace will help to focus support on nuclear disarmament and the promotion of safe and peaceful cities across the continent. The webinar and the Chapter has the full and active support of the Provincial Council of Barcelona.
There was an impressive speaker list for the webinar, including:
The success of the webinar will help galvanise the work of the European Chapter into 2021, where further events are planned. The European Chapter's new website will also be launched imminently. The European Chapter thanks the NFLA and ICAN for their close cooperation in developing the webinar.