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VERTIC involved in EU project acknowledged as part of the EU-ASEAN response to COVID-19

Funded by the European Union A project involving VERTIC’s National Implementation Measures (NIM) team has been officially recognised as part of the EU-ASEAN response to the global COVID-19 pandemic. On 27 April 2020, the EU published a press release and fact sheet detailing the collaborative response between the EU and ASEAN to tackle the pandemic. […]

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VERTIC Staff Working Remotely: COVID-19

VERTIC’s office is currently closed in accordance with United Kingdom government measures in response to Covid-19, and to protect our staff and visitors. All VERTIC staff are working remotely, and are available by email and video conference. VERTIC outreach continues through its digital channels: website, social media and email. VERTIC staff send our well wishes […]

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Project on biosafety and biosecurity in Mali concludes

In December 2019 VERTIC’s National Implementation Measures team completed their work alongside the International Federation of Biosafety Associations (IFBA) and the Malian Association for Biosafety and Biosecurity (MABB) on a project funded by Global Affairs Canada to strengthen biosafety and biosecurity in Mali.

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VERTIC attends the Chemical Weapons Convention’s 24th Conference of States Parties

VERTIC participated in the 24th Conference of States Parties to the Chemical Weapons Convention this week. The Convention’s States Parties gather in The Hague, the Netherlands every year for this conference to oversee the implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention, promote the Convention’s objectives, and review compliance with the treaty.

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VERTIC at the Moscow Non-Proliferation Conference

On November 7-9 Researcher Elena Gai took part in the Moscow Non-Proliferation Conference. Every two years the Conference gathers hundreds of experts and officials from government, international organisations and NGOs to tackle the most pressing challenges in the non-proliferation field. The Conference featured presentations on the future of the non-proliferation regime and the priorities of Russia’s […]

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New Opportunity: Executive Director

After 10 years our Executive Director has stepped down. A new Executive Director will work closely with the Board and the senior management team to ensure the organisation can continue to evolve in the current climate and is fit for purpose. VERTIC seeks an individual with outstanding leadership, management and communication skills. This is a […]

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