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The obligation to remediate affected territory

In 2022, positive progress was made on environmental remediation at the international level. States parties to the TPNW agreed to steps to begin implementation and voiced support for the process. There were, however, minimal developments at the national level.

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This picture taken on 6 June 2000 shows a beach in Moruroa in French Polynesia, four years after the cessation of French nuclear testing. Photo: Eric Feferberg, AFP/NTB