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The immense majority of countries and peoples stand for a nuclear-weapons-free world. The Russian Federation shares this noble goal.

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Various ideas for establishing a nuclear weapons-free zone in the Middle East were first voiced in the early 1960s. Nevertheless, negotiations on establishing a WMD-free zone in the region remain very far from conclusion. The establishment of a WMD-free zone in the Middle East was part of the 1995 N...

The fast moving controversial developments in the Middle East and North Africa seem to be sidelining the search for responses to some fundamental security challenges in the region. This refers, among many other issues, to the discussion of steps for the preparation and successful conduct of this yea...

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  • Affiliation : Director, James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies, Middlebury Institute of International Studies
  • Affiliation : Founding Director, Acronym Institute
  • Position : Research Fellow
  • Affiliation : Fondation pour la Recherche Stratégique (FRS)
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PIR Center and the Russian Foreign Ministry P5 Conference Public Event "On the Way to the 2015 NPT Review Conference" 19.04.2013

ON THE WAY TO THE 2015 NPT REVIEW CONFERENCE

P5 CONFERENCE PUBLIC EVENT

Co-organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation and
the PIR Center (The Russian Center for Policy Studies)

APRIL 19, 2013

Permanent Mission of the Russian Federation to the United Nations Office
and other International Organizations in
Geneva

(15 Avenue de la Paix, Geneva)

 

AGENDA

 

Registration

9.00-9.30

 

Welcome Remarks

9.30-9.40

  • Grigory V. BERDENNIKOV, Ambassador-at-Large, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Russian Federation [confirmed]
  • Dr. Vladimir A. ORLOV, President, PIR Center [confirmed]

 

First Session: Implementing the Final Document of the 2010 NPT Review Conference

9.40-10.20

Moderator:

  • Dr. Vladimir A. ORLOV, President, PIR Center [confirmed]

Speakers:

  • P5 Heads of Delegations

 

 

Q&A session and discussion

10.20-11.00

 

Coffee Break

11.00-11.30

 

Second Session: The 2015 NPT Review Conference and Prospects of the Conference on Establishment of a Middle East Zone Free of Nuclear Weapons and all other WMD

11.10-12.00

Moderator:

  • Dr. Vladimir A. ORLOV, President, PIR Center [confirmed]

Speakers:

  • Rebecca JOHNSON, Executive Director, Acronym Institute, United Kingdom [confirmed] (PowerPoint Presentation)
  • William POTTER, Director, James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies (CNS), Monterey Institute of International Studies, United States of America [confirmed] (Remarks by Dr. Potter)
  • Dr. Vladimir A. ORLOV, President, PIR Center [confirmed] (PowerPoint Presentation)
  • Hong LI, Secretary General, China Arms Control and Disarmament Association, People's Republic of China [confirmed]
  • Benjamin HAUTECOUVERTURE, Research Fellow, Fondation pour la Recherche Stratégique (FRS), France [confirmed] (Remarks by B.Hautcouverture)

 

Q&A session and discussion

12.00-12.40

 

Closing Remarks

12.40-13.00

  • Cornel FERUTA, President-Designate of the Second Session of the Preparatory Committee for the 2015 NPT Review Conference [confirmed]

13.00-14.00

Buffet Lunch in the Permanent Mission of the Russian Federation to International Organizations.
Address: 15, Avenue de la Paix, Geneva, Switzerland


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