The Acronym Institute conducts research, participates in meetings, analyses developments, and disseminates ideas and information on peace, disarmament and human security in all their aspects. Our primary purpose is to facilitate the fuller and better-informed participation of civil society and nations in developing and implementing effective measures to demilitarize relations between states and peoples, promote human security and protect the environment.

News and Views

11 November 2015

Editorial: A win for resolve and courage at First Committee
Ray Acheson | Reaching Critical Will of WILPF


Parliamentary Records

20 Oct 2015 : Column 913

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Patricia Gibson (North Ayrshire and Arran) (SNP): 

As has been pointed out, this measure is very much part of the overall narrative of...


9 June 2015

Parliamentary update: Nuclear Weapons Policy Liaison Group, 9th June 2015.

Read about the latest political activity around nuclear weapons in the UK.
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