On 15-17 November 2002 Pugwash organized a workshop, No First Use of Nuclear Weapons, in London with the British Pugwash Group. It included 29 participants from 15 countries. The British Pugwash Group also organized a public session at the Royal Society on 14 November that included panel presentations on No First Use issues from Hugh Beach, Steven Miller and Alexander Nikitin.
Rapporteur: Tom Milne
Kanti Bajpai: No First Use in the India-Pakistan Context
Jeffrey Boutwell: The US and No First Use: Preemption Trumps Deterrence?
Yuri Federov: Russia’s Doctrine on the Use of Nuclear Weapons
Lawrence Freedman: No First Use
Jozef Goldblat: NPT and the Security of NNWS
Sverre Lodgaard: Obstacles to No-First-Use
Steven E. Miller: The Utility of Nuclear Weapons and the Strategy of No-First-Use
C. Raja Mohan: No-First-Use and India’s Nuclear Transition
John B. Rhinelander: No First Use — It’s Time is Not Foreseeable Whatever its Form
Mohamed Kadry Said: Security and Defense Dilemmas in the Middle East: The Nuclear Dimension
Pan Zhenqiang: On China’s No First Use of Nuclear Weapons