In 2017, we had a special reason to celebrate: Our partner ICAN, the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. The accolade recognized the organization as the driving force behind a treaty outlawing nuclear weapons that was adopted by the majority of UN member states on July 7. While the nuclear powers were not among the signatories, it was a great achievement that brought movement into the disarmament debate.
A l'occasion du centenaire de sa naissance, nous publions une petite collection d'extraits choisis des oeuvres de Heinrich Böll. Ces citations mettent en lumière l'actualité de l'oeuvre et de l'engagement de l'auteur et intellectuel engagé qui a donné son nom à notre Fondation.