Medical Association for Prevention of War

Founding Year: 1981


Budget: $115k

Elise West (Executive Officer)

The MAPW is the Australian affiliate of International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War. It works “for the elimination of all weapons of mass destruction and the prevention of armed conflict”; promoting “peace through research, advocacy, peace education, and partnerships.”


Medical Association for Prevention of War contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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