Past eventResearch Event

The Future of the Six-Party Talks

9 June 2009 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

Chatham House, London


Speaker: Dr Zhang Chun, Visiting Fellow, Asia Programme, Chatham House; Research Fellow, Shanghai Institute for International Studies
Discussant: Dr Kerry Brown, Senior Fellow, Asia Programme, Chatham House
Chair: Dr Jim Hoare, Chargé d'Affaires and HM Consul General, British Embassy, Pyongyang (2001-2002)



Dr Zhang Chun will discuss the six-party talks aimed at finding a peaceful resolution to the North Korean nuclear issue and the repercussions of North Korea's recent withdrawal from the talks.

Dr Zhang Chun is currently undertaking a visiting fellowship at Chatham House. He is also a non-resident researcher at the Center for Korea Studies, Fudan University and the manager of the project 'On Peace and Security Architecture of Northeast Asia' at Shanghai Institute for International Studies (SIIS).