24-04-2017 Aanvang: 15.00 hrs. - Locatie: Nieuwspoort, Adres: Lange Poten 10, The Hague (10 minute walk from Central Station).
While nuclear armed countries are increasing the kill capacity of their arsenals, and the majority of other countries are negotiating a nuclear ban treaty, the Netherlands will chair the upcoming Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) Preparatory Committee (PrepCom) meeting. This will not be an easy job. Learn more at the seminar "Challenges in Nuclear Arms Control: The Non-Proliferation Treaty at Risk?".
15:00 Introduction: Concise overview of actual challenges in nuclear arms control (Sico van der Meer, Clingendael Institute)
15:15 Keynote: The great unravelling of diplomatic accomplishments to reduce nuclear dangers (Michael Krepon, Stimson Center)
16:00 How to reach the NPT goals of disarmament, non-proliferation and peaceful uses (Susi Snyder, PAX)
16:15 Chairing the NPT Prepcom 2017: Dutch aims and expectations (Marjolijn van Deelen, Ministry of Foreign Affairs)
More information on this seminar at clingendael.nl.