Click here for the full text of the PNND article about this event Green Cross International joined UNFOLD ZERO and Parliamentarians for Nuclear Non-proliferation and Disarmament (PNND) in hosting a consultation of arms control experts and disarmament activists discussing how to reduce nuclear risks and support nuclear disarmament in the new political environment. The meeting, […]
Environmental Security and Sustainability
The "Nuclear Technology Dialogue – Fukushima and the Future of Nuclear Technology" event was held on 19 June 2012 at Veiga Almeida University in Rio de Janeiro.
Green Cross Switzerland, with the support of Veiga de Almeida University, staged this important dialogue on the issue concerning nuclear technology. Experts addressed issues ranging from nuclear emergency preparedness, to the costs associated with nuclear technology and measures needed to stop proliferation of atomic weapons and to promote alternative energy sources and related technologies.
Speakers include :
- Nathalie Gysi, Executive Director, Green Cross Switzerland.
- Paul Walker, Director, Environmental Security and Sustainability programme, Green Cross International
- Vladimir Sakharov, Director, Environmental Emergencies Preparedness, Green Cross International.
- Nicolas Imbert, CEO, Green Cross France et Territoires.
- Matt Petersen, CEO, Global Green USA (US chapter of Green Cross)
- Vladimir Leonov, Green Cross Russia
Contact for further information:
Nathalie Gysi firstname.lastname@example.org
- Full programme for download
- Save the Date announcement
- Fukushima and the Future of Nuclear Power – A Green Cross International Perspective for download
(Left to Right) Matt Petersen and Nathalie Gysi during the Nuclear Technology Dialogue
By Paul Walker, Director, Environmental Security and Sustainability programme The CWC Coalition, coordinated by Green Cross ESS Director Paul Walker, once again put civil society groups front and centre in The Hague as the 21st annual Conference of States Parties (CSP) to the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC) unfolded the week of November 28th in The […]