Councillor Biographies

Dr. David Krieger, Co-Founder and President, Nuclear Age Peace Foundation

Dr. David Krieger is the Founder of the Nuclear Age Peace Foundation and has served as its President since 1982. He has lectured throughout the US, Europe and Asia on issues of peace, security, international law and the abolition of nuclear weapons. Dr. Krieger is Chair of the International Network of Engineers and Scientists for Global Responsibility, Chair of the Executive Committee of the Middle Powers Initiative, and a Founder and member of the Global Council of Abolition 2000. He serves as an Advisor to many peace and disarmament organizations throughout the world. He is a recipient of many awards for his work, including Global Green's Millennium Award for International Environmental Leadership. He is the author or editor of more than 20 books, including five poetry volumes, and hundreds of articles on peace and a world free of nuclear weapons. His latest book is The Path to Zero, Dialogues on Nuclear Dangers. Dr. Krieger is an attorney and holds a Ph.D. in Political Science.

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