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2016 VOW Resolutions

Abolition of nuclear weapons Co-sponsored by 57 nations, L41 calls for a conference ‘to negotiate a legally binding instrument to prohibit nuclear weapons, leading towards their total elimination’.  It was adopted on October 27, 2016 with 123 in favour, 16 abstentions, and 38 against, including Canada along with the United States, France, Israel, Russia, and the United Kingdom.  There will be a further vote at the General Assembly in December 2016. Canadian Voice of Women for Peace calls on Canada to change its vote to yes, and support Resolution L.41 at the General Assembly, signalling its intent to contribute constructively to the discussions to be launched in March 2017 Read all the resolutions from 2016 AGM here


VOW Resolutions (AGM, November 2015)

VOW Resolutions (AGM, November 11, 2012)

VOW  Resolutions  (AGM 2010)

VOW Resolutions (AGM 2009)