NTI Vice President Andrew Bieniawski is among the experts slated to speak at an international meeting on multilateral nuclear disarmament verification on January 24-26 hosted at the UK venue, Wilton Park. The three-day meeting will bring together global verification experts to help inform the work of the United Nations Nuclear Disarmament Verification Group of Governmental Experts (GGE). Bieniawski will present on lessons learned from existing verification initiatives, specifically the work of the International Partnership for Nuclear Disarmament Verification (IPNDV), a unique public-private partnership between NTI, the U.S. Department of State, and more than 25 countries with and without nuclear weapons. Several other IPNDV participants, including co-chairs David Chambers (United Kingdom), Robert Floyd (Australia), and Michele Smith (United States), also are on the agenda.
This event is hosted by the Foreign & Commonwealth Office, London and the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Oslo. To learn more about the Wilton Park event, click here.
Download Andrew Bieniawski’s presentation to this meeting here.
Visit www.ipndv.org to learn more about the progress that IPNDV partners have made in identifying challenges associated nuclear disarmament verification and identifying potential procedures and technologies to address these challenges.