(which stands for el Organismo para la Proscripción de las Armas Nucleares en la América Latina y el Caribe
) is an international organization which promotes nuclear disarmament
. In English
, its name is the Agency for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons in Latin America and the Caribbean.
The agency was created as a result of the Treaty of Tlatelolco
, ratified in 1969
, which forbids its signatory nations from use, storage, or transport of nuclear weapons
- OPANAL.org - official site, English and Spanish versions