Past event

Invitation Only

Research Event

The 2015 NPT Review Conference: Where Next for the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty?

Chatham House, London

International Security Department

Participants

Dr Lassina Zerbo, Executive Secretary, Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO)
Chair: Dr Patricia Lewis, Research Director, International Security, Chatham House

Overview

Dr Lassina Zerbo will be reflecting on the outcome of the recent Review Conference of the Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT), focusing on the implications for the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty (CTBT). He will address the CTBT’s role within nuclear disarmament and the wider non-proliferation agenda, including continuing technical and political challenges faced, as well as the increasing importance of the civil applications of the CTBT’s International Monitoring System (IMS). 

Attendance at this event is by invitation only.