Three members of Student/Young Pugwash UK attended the prestigious International School on Disarmament and Research on Conflicts (ISODARCO), held in Trento, Italy from 6th to 13th January 2019.
ISODARCO is an annual, intensive course for scholars and practitioners, featuring high-profile lecturers from around the world. The title of this year’s course was:
“THE PAST AND FUTURE OF ARMS CONTROL, NONPROLIFERATION AND DISARMAMENT”
Principal lecturers included: Ali A. Soltanieh (former Iranian Ambassador to the IAEA), Laura Rockwood (Executive Director, Vienna Center for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation), Jon Wolfsthal (former Advisor to President Obama), Tong Zhao (Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy, Beijing, China) and William Alberque (Director of the Arms Control, Disarmament, and WMD Non-Proliferation Centre at NATO)