Action for Production Stop in Protest Against Nuclear Weapons

28 July 1986

The 23nd International Congress of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom, 23 – 29 July, 1986 in Zeist, the Netherlands:

The Twenty-Third International Congress of WILPF, meeting at Zeist, the Netherlands, 23-29 July 1986,

Decides that WILPF take an active part in working for joint international trade union action against nuclear weapons in the form of a short production stop in as many countries as possible;

contact the heads of appropriate international trade union organizations to discuss the possibilities for such cooperation with the trade union movement; and

that WILPF sections contact trade union organizations in their countries to discuss how support for such action can be strengthened nationally and internationally.