Doha announced as host of 63rd Pugwash Conference, March 2020

Pugwash is pleased to announce that the 63rd Pugwash International Conference will take place from 1 – 5 March 2020, kindly hosted by the Government of the State of Qatar in Doha.

In preparation, Pugwash Secretary General Paolo Cotta Ramusino and Senior Program Coordinator Claudia Vaughn visited Doha, Qatar, for organizational meetings in July 2019, including meeting with the General-Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Ahmad Hassen Al-Hammadi.

Details about how to apply to attend or present at the 63rd Pugwash Conference will be released in due course.


  • Pugwash Conferences are normally preceded by an International Student/Young Pugwash conference. Details will be released via the ISYP website in due course here
  • More information on the International Pugwash website here