Announcement: “Nuclear Weapons Under International Law” Seminar on 11 June 2014!

The Vienna Center for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation (VCDNP) organizes a seminar by Dr. Gro Nystuen, Senior Partner at the International Law and Policy Institute (ILPI) in Oslo, titled “Nuclear Weapons Under International Law,” which will be held on Wednesday, 11 June 2014 at 13:00 in the VCDNP Conference Room.

The seminar critically reviews international law governing nuclear weapons with regards to inter state use of force, international humanitarian law, human rights law, disarmament law and environmental law, as well as the 1996 Advisory Opinion of the International Court of Justice on nuclear weapons. Dr. Nystuen will discuss her key findings in addressing the legal questions within the context of the broader political debates about the status of nuclear weapons under international law.


Kindly register here.

For questions, please direct your inquiries to or call VCDNP at +43-1-236-94-82. In case you have troubles accessing the online registration form, please register via email to


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