Event
Event at the UN: Steps Toward a Middle East Weapons of Mass Destruction Free Zone, October 9, 2013
Date: October 9, 2013
Location: United Nations Headquarters, New York

Peace Boat ill be co-organising the following event at the United Nations Headquarters in New York on October 9, as part of our advocacy for a nuclear free zone in the Middle East. See here for more information about our work on this issue, including the Horizon 2012 project.
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The NGO Committee on Disarmament, Peace and Security, the NGO Working Group on Israel-Palestine, Peace Action, Peace Boat, the Nuclear Age Peace Foundation and the Global Security Institute, in co-operation with the UN Office of Disarmament Affairs and the Permanent Mission of Egypt to the UN

invite your participation in a discussion on

STEPS TOWARD A MIDDLE EAST WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION FREE ZONE
WEDNESDAY 1:15 PM, 9 OCTOBER 2013
CONFERENCE ROOM 3 AT THE UNITED NATIONS


Participants:
Moderator, Randy Rydell, UN Office of Disarmament Affairs

Ambassador Dr. Mohamed Shaker, Chairman, Egyptian Council on Foreign Affairs
Frank von Hippel, Princeton's Program on Science and Global Security, Co-chairman of the International Panel on Fissile Materials
Emad Kiyaei, Iranian researcher, Princeton's Program on Science and Security, Executive Director, American Iranian Council.

Frank von Hippel and Emad Kiyaei will present a paper developed also with Seyed Hossein Mousavian, author of The Iranian Nuclear Crisis, a Memoir

Hillel Schenker, co-editor, Palestine-Israel Journal

Questions, comments, from members of the audience, welcomed.

Those who have no UN pass immediately e-mail lakhdhir(a)snet.net for admittance

Download the flyer for this event as a PDF here.