In October 2011 CND adopted this resolution from Sussex Peace Alliance.
THE CRIMINALITY OF NUCLEAR WEAPONS
Submitted by Sussex Peace Alliance.
Noting the CND Strategic Objective (2010):
Conference therefore resolves to work with, support and promote immediate negotiations leading swiftly to the rapid, timetabled abolition of nuclear forces worldwide and the conclusion of a Nuclear Weapons Convention;
and that the UN General Assembly will vote on a resolution at the end of October 2011 for the beginning of negotiations towards a Nuclear Weapon Convention in 2012;
and that the UK government should be given every encouragement to vote for this resolution, or at least abstain;
The Institute for Law and Peace (INLAP)/World Court Project campaign, The Criminality of Nuclear Weapons (CON), which collects signatures from citizens and citizen groups worldwide affirming that any use of nuclear weapons would be a war crime.
Conference therefore resolves to:
Work with, support and promote the Criminality of Nuclear Weapons Campaign.