Launch of SCRAP-UN Publication

27-Oct-2016 @ 13:00 – 15:00
United Nations
New York

Launch of the UNODA publication on “Rethinking General and Complete Disarmament in the 21st Century”

Organised by SCRAP/SOAS University of London

The Permanent Mission of Chile to the UN

The Permanent Mission of Timor-Leste to the UN

Date and time: Thursday 27th October, 13.15 – 14.30 pm (a light lunch will be served at 13.00pm)

Venue: Conference Room A, United Nations, New York

Welcome and Introduction

H.E. Mr Alfredo Labbe, Advisor to the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Special Envoy for Nuclear and International Security 

Opening Remarks

 H.E. Mr KIM Won-soo, UN Acting High Representative for Disarmament Affairs


H.E. Ms Milena Pires

Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Timor-Leste to the UN

Dr Dan Plesch

Director, Centre for International Studies & Diplomacy, SOAS University of London 

Mr. Kanat Tumysh

Deputy Permanent Representative of Kazakhstan to the UN 

Rev. Msgr. Simon Kassas & Dr Pierce Corden

Permanent Observer Mission of the Holy See to the UN

Open Discussion and Q&A

with the participation of the authors of the UNODA publication

Dr John Burroughs, Executive Director, Lawyers Committee on Nuclear Policy

Dr Matthew Bolton , Assistant Professor, Pace University

Ms Jacqueline Cabasso, Executive Director, Western States Legal Foundation

Dr Randy Rydell, Executive Advisor, Mayors for Peace

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