CTBTO hosts discussion on CTBT/NPT linkages
The CTBTO hosted a webinar discussion on “The CTBT and the 10th NPT Review Conference” on 6 October to discuss the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty in the context of the forthcoming NPT Review Conference, and to examine the critical linkages between the two mutually reinforcing treaties.
Panellists exchanged ideas on how to promote full implementation of both treaties to strengthen the nuclear non-proliferation and disarmament regime.
The webinar, which can be viewed in full above, featured the following speakers:
Founding Director, James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies
Executive Secretary, Preparatory Commission for the CTBTO
UN Under-Secretary-General and High Representative for Disarmament Affairs
Ambassador Rüdiger Bohn
Deputy Federal Government Commissioner for Disarmament and Arms Control and Special Commissioner for Cyber Foreign and Security Policy, German Federal Foreign Office
Ambassador Marjolijn van Deelen
EU Special Envoy for Non-proliferation and Disarmament
Ambassador Mitch Fifield
Permanent Representative of Australia to the United Nations
Ambassador Gustavo Zlauvinen (Argentina)
President-Designate of the Tenth NPT Review Conference
Read the 2020 CTBTO Spectrum issue featuring articles relating to the role of the CTBT and the 10th NPT Review Conference.