Past event

Invitation Only

Research Event

Humanitarian Impacts of Nuclear Testing

9 Jun 2015 - 09:00 to 10 Jun 2015 - 14:00

Istanbul, Turkey

International Security Department

Overview

This two-day workshop is part of a series exploring the role of humanitarian organizations in responding to a nuclear detonation, and is meant to foster dialogue between humanitarian organizations, NGOs, and governments. Day one will examine the nature of a nuclear detonation, the medical and environmental impacts, regional effects, and international initiatives to explore the humanitarian impacts of a nuclear detonation. On day two, there will be interactive discussions based on a scenario to further examine the response plans and options in case of a nuclear detonation. 

This event is being held in partnership with Heinrich Böll Stiftung. 

Attendance at this event is by invitation only.

Please note the event is being held in Istanbul, Turkey. All times are local.