September 1 - 5, Summer Programme on Disarmament & Non-Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction

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 Final Programme Available! 

 From 1 – 5 September 2014 the T.M.C. Asser Instituut, in partnership with the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), will organise the 'Fifth Annual Summer Programme on Disarmament and Non-Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction in a Changing World'. This one-week summer programme provides the participants with a historical overview of arms control concepts and approaches, and considers the role of WMD disarmament and non-proliferation in the context of international law, security policies and geopolitical considerations.

In March 2014 the third Nuclear Security Summit will take place in The Hague. The summer programme will reflect on the outcomes of this Nuclear Security Summit.

Another important feature in this year's summer programme will be the removal and destruction of chemical weapons in Syria.

The programme is specifically designed for advanced graduate students and young to mid-level professionals who are interested in pursuing careers in the field of non-proliferation and disarmament of weapons of mass destruction.


 

 Register now and you will:

Ø Learn all about the legal, scientific and diplomatic aspects relating to the broad spectrum of WMD in a contemporary world;
Ø Receive hands-on knowledge from leading professionals in the field;
Ø Visit the OPCW equipment store in Rijswijk or the nuclear research reactor in Delft and TNO for a live exercise of investigating an alleged use of WMDs.  

Registration*
You can register by completing the online application form at: www.asser.nl/Disarmament


* Please read the Registration Information & Conditions carefully before registration (see brochure).


Contact

For more information or questions please contact educationtraining@asser.nl  

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Flyer WMD Summer Programme 2014

Date:
01 September 2014 - 05 September 2014
Organizer:
T.M.C. Asser Instituut, with OPCW.

Event details

Starts at:
09.00
Event type:
Summer school
Fee:
€ 1495,-

Venue

Venue:
T.M.C. Asser Instituut
Address:
R.J. Schimmelpennincklaan 20-22
City:
The Hague
Country:
The Netherlands
Telephone:
+31 (0)70 3420300

More information

Email:
educationtraining@asser.nl

Registration

Link to register:
http://www.asser.nl/Disarmament
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