CNANW

AcronymDefinition
CNANWCanadian Network to Abolish Nuclear Weapons
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the September 1996 conduct of a cross-country series of community roundtables on nuclear weapons issues, sponsored by Project Ploughshares and other CNANW members and led by former Disarmament Ambassador (now Senator) Douglas Roche, which helped focus Canadian attention on the importance of the nuclear issue and contributed directly to Foreign Affairs Minister Lloyd Axworthy's decision to request a review of Canada's nuclear weapons policies;
Last year's community roundtables, sponsored by Ploughshares and other CNANW members and led by former Disarmament Ambassador Doug Roche, helped focus Canadian attention on the importance of working for abolition.
Project Ploughshares, as a founding member of CNANW, recognized that a "window of opportunity" has been opened by the World Court and other recent developments to obtain that which during the Cold War years seemed impossible -- the abolition of nuclear weapons.