VERTIC attends third session of the NPT PrepCom in New York

Last week, VERTIC senior researcher Hassan Elbahtimy and legal officer Sonia Drobysz attended the third session of the Preparatory Committee for the 2015 Review Conference of the Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons.
The event took place at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, from 28 April to 9 May, and gathered States parties to the NPT as well as representatives of intergovernmental and non-governmental organisations.
VERTIC's delegation followed several side events during the PrepCom covering a wide range of topics including nuclear disarmament, nuclear security and the Middle East. During the meeting, VERTIC discussed with delegations its legislative assistance activities to implement certain international instruments related to nuclear security and activities under its multilateral verification of nuclear disarmament project.

Last changed: May 14 2014 at 1:31 PM