The European Union and the NPT Webinar

Web conference

Date: September 29, 2020 from 14:30 to 15:30

The FRS is pleased to invite you to its third webinar dedicated to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT), entitled "The European Union and the NPT", which will be held online on Tuesday, September 29 from 14:30 to 15:30 (CET).

The NPT celebrates this year the 50th anniversary of its entry into force (1970).

In view of the tenth NPT Review Conference, which is expected to take place in early 2021 in a final format that is not yet fixed, we are pleased to invite you to this new webinar of the Fondation pour la recherche stratégique for a conversation among Europeans on the EU's place in the NPT review process:

  • What distinguishes the EU since the turn of the century in this arena?
  • What has the EU contributed so far to this international security instrument?
  • What can the EU bring this time, when the international environment is tense and uncertain?
  • Olaf Poeschke, Deputy Head of Division for Nuclear Disarmament and Non-Proliferation, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Germany
  • Lukasz Kulesa, Deputy Head of Research, PISM, Poland
  • Marion Messmer, Co-director, BASIC
  • Benjamin Hautecouverture, Senior Research Fellow, Fondation pour la recherche stratégique, France