On 24th January 2024, the President of Chesapeake Physicians for Social Responsibility (CPSR), Dr. Gwen L. DuBois MD, MPH, and a CPSR representative visited the Embassy of Sri Lanka in Washington D.C. to present a certificate of recognition to the government of Sri Lanka for its commitment towards the U.N. Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW).
The President of CPSR, representing CPSR and Prevent Nuclear war-Maryland extended their gratitude towards Sri Lanka for being the 69th nation to ratify the Treaty which coincided with the Third Anniversary of the Treaty entering into effect.
The CPSR is a local chapter of Physicians for Social Responsibility (PSR) in the State of Maryland. The PSR is the US affiliate of International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War (IPPNW) which won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1985.
Embassy of Sri Lanka
25th January 2024