On February 9 VERTIC and the NPS Global Foundation hosted the second online workshop of a series of four within the Project Building Capacity on Multilateral Verification of Nuclear Disarmament.

Such a project focuses on harnessing, developing, supporting and sustaining expertise and capacity on nuclear disarmament verification (NDV) in regions around the world. The second online meeting focused inter alia on assurance and irreversibility in nuclear disarmament verification, current NDV initiatives and future endeavours as well the unique contribution of Latin America to the current disarmament and non-proliferation debate.

The meeting was attended by diplomats and experts from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, Uruguay and organisations such as ABACC, OPANAL and UNRILEC.