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2020 NPT Review Conference: Calendar of Events

Calendar last updated: 21 February 2020

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Monday 27 April

10:00-11:30 Peace literacy and the "New Abnormal"  Room TBC Nuclear Age Peace Foundation
13:15-14:45 World without nuclear weapons and war: Proposal of a global peace charter  Room TBC
Japan Association of Lawyers Against Nuclear Arms (JALANA), Article 9 Society for Global Peace Charter
15:00-16:30 Challenging nuclear weapons in Europe  Room TBC International Peace Bureau (IPB), International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC), Rosa Luxembourg Foundation (RLS)
16:30-18:00  Parliamentary actions for disarmament and sustainable development  Room TBC  Parliamentarians for Nuclear Non-proliferation and Disarmament (PNND), Parliamentarians for Global Action, Parliamentary Forum on Small Arms and Light Weapons, Inter-Parliamentary Union

 

Tuesday 28 April

9:00-10:00 Government briefing for NGOs  Room TBC WILPF
10:00-11:30 Human rights, nuclear disarmament, and climate protection  Room TBC
International Association of Lawyers Against Nuclear Arms (IALANA)
11:30-13:00 Mobilising civil society to eliminate nuclear weapons  Room TBC Rotarian Action Group for Peace, Nuke Free Planet, International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War (IPPNW)
13:15-14:45 Operationalising nuclear disarmament  Room TBC  Hiroshima Prefectural Government, Chatham House and SIPRI
15:00-16:30 Will Britain honour its NPT commitments and disarm?  Room TBC  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (CND)
16:30-18:00 On risk reduction  Room TBC  People for Nuclear Disarmament and Human Survival Project

 

Wednesday 29 April

9:00-10:00 Government briefing for NGOs  Room TBC WILPF
10:00-11:30 Back to basics: rethinking root causes and connections in building disarmament movements  Room TBC Western States Legal Foundation (WSFL)
11:30-13:00 Bridge-building and the NPT  Room TBC Centre for Science and Security Studies, Kings College London
13:15-14:45 Achieving the possible: WMD free zone in the Middle East  Room TBC  Middle East Treaty Organisation (METO)
15:00-16:30 Humanitarian consequences of nuclear weapons and Korean atomic bomb survivors  Room TBC  Solidarity of Peace and Reunification of Korea (SPARK) and PSPD
16:30-18:00 Report from US nuclear weapons communities: modernisation and the impact on the NPT  Room TBC  Alliance for Nuclear Accountability 

 

Thursday 30 April

9:00-11:30 Mayors for Peace Youth Forum  Room TBC Mayors for Peace Youth Forum
11:30-13:00 The consciousness that all humans are HIBAKUSHAs  Room TBC
Nagasaki Youth Delegation
13:15-14:45 Overcoming the institutional deficit of the NPT: an elusive goal?  Room TBC  Canadian Pugwash Group
15:00-16:30 Legislative initiatives for nuclear disarmament  Room TBC  International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN)
16:30-18:00 On NATO and the NPT  Room TBC  Canadian Peace Research Association

 

Friday 1 May

9:00-10:00 Government briefing for NGOs  Room TBC WILPF
10:00-11:30 Humanitarian disarmament education  Room TBC Nuclear Peace Age Foundation
11:30-13:00 Hibakusha's call for the prohibition and elimination of nuclear weapons  Room TBC Hibakusha Appeal International Signature Campaign
13:15-14:45 Voices from the second generation atomic bomb survivors of Hiroshima and Nagasaki  Room TBC  Japanese Liaison Council of Second-Generation Atomic Bomb Survivors (JLCSGABS)
15:00-16:30 Telling the nuclear story to a new generation  Room TBC  Princeton University Program on Science and Global Security

 

Monday 4 May

9:00-10:00 Government briefing for NGOs  Room TBC WILPF
15:00-16:30 Climate change and nuclear war: vital threats–common responses? Room TBC  International Peace Bureau (IPB)

 

Tuesday 5 May

9:00-10:00 Government briefing for NGOs  Room TBC WILPF
10:00-11:30 The link between nuclear deterrence and risk reduction  Room TBC BASIC
11:30-13:00 Move the nuclear weapons money: Actions to cut nuclear weapons budgets, divest from nuclear weapons and fossil fuel industries and reinvest in sustainable development  Room TBC Move the Nuclear Weapons Money Campaign
13:15-14:45 Discussing nuclear weapons and regional tensions Room TBC  International Peace Bureau (IPB)
15:00-16:30 Nuclear non-proliferation and disarmament: the NPT and emerging diplomatic and legal challenges Room TBC  Foundation ISLAND (International Society of Law and Nuclear Disarmament)
16:30-18:00 The right to nuclear peace and freedom from nuclear fear–The Winnipeg Nuclear Declaration Room TBC  Faculty of Law at the University of Manitoba

 

Wednesday 6 May

9:00-10:00 Government briefing for NGOs  Room TBC WILPF
10:00-11:30 Rotary Clubs and Rotarians working for abolition of nuclear weapons  Room TBC Rotarian Action Group for Peace
11:30-13:00 Cybersecurity in the civil nuclear field: common denominators for cooperation  Room TBC Chatham House
13:15-14:45 Nuclear waste challenges Room TBC  Federation of American Scientists and University of Manitoba, School of Law
15:00-16:30 On youth actions for climate and disarmament Room TBC  Abolition 2000 Youth Network

 

Thursday 7 May

9:00-10:00 Government briefing for NGOs  Room TBC WILPF
10:00-11:30 Understanding NATO obligations within the frameworks of nuclear nonproliferation and disarmament  Room TBC Chatham House
13:15-14:45 The human legacy of nuclear testing in the Pacific Room TBC  Princeton University Program on Science and Global Security

 

Friday 8 May

9:00-10:00 Government briefing for NGOs  Room TBC WILPF

 

Monday 11 May

9:00-10:00 Government briefing for NGOs  Room TBC WILPF

 

Tuesday 12 May

9:00-10:00 Government briefing for NGOs  Room TBC WILPF
13:15-14:45 Rethinking NPT: steps away from the endlessness   Friedenswerkstatt Mutlangen e.V

 

Wednesday 13 May

9:00-10:00 Government briefing for NGOs  Room TBC WILPF
13:15-14:45 A Middle East free of weapons of mass destruction–A new approach to non-proliferation   Princeton University

 

Thursday 14 May

9:00-10:00 Government briefing for NGOs  Room TBC WILPF

 

Friday 15 May

9:00-10:00 Government briefing for NGOs  Room TBC WILPF

 

Monday 18 May

9:00-10:00 Government briefing for NGOs  Room TBC WILPF
10:00-13:30 Between distrust and understanding: where are you?   Friedenswerkstatt Mutlangen e.V

 

Tuesday 19 May

9:00-10:00 Government briefing for NGOs  Room TBC WILPF

 

Wednesday 20 May

9:00-10:00 Government briefing for NGOs  Room TBC WILPF
10:00-
13:00
Simulating negotiations on a nuclear weapons free zone in Europe  Room TBC Technische Universität Darmstadt and Universität Hamburg
13:15-14:45 Plutonium: how nuclear power's dream fuel became a nightmare  Room TBC Princeton University Program on Science and Global Security, International Panel on Fissile Materials
15:00-
18:00
Simulating negotiations on a nuclear weapons free zone in Europe   Technische Universität Darmstadt and Universität Hamburg

 

Thursday 21 May

9:00-10:00 Government briefing for NGOs  Room TBC WILPF
10:00-
13:00
Simulating negotiations on a nuclear weapons free zone in Europe  Room TBC Technische Universität Darmstadt and Universität Hamburg
15:00-
18:00
Simulating negotiations on a nuclear weapons free zone in Europe   Technische Universität Darmstadt and Universität Hamburg

 

Friday 22 May

9:00-10:00 Government briefing for NGOs  Room TBC WILPF