Pugwash delegation visits Kazakhstan

In November 2016, Pugwash Secretary-General Paolo Cotta-Ramusino and Pugwash Council Member Tatsujiro Suzuki travelled to Astana for further planning meetings ahead of the proposed 2017 Pugwash International Conference.

Kazakhstan Pugwash delegation
(L-R) Prof Tatsujiro Suzuki, Pugwash Council; Mr Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, Chairman of the Senate; Prof. Paolo Cotta-Ramusino, Pugwash Secretary-General

There they met with Mr Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, Chairman of the Senate, Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan and Professor Kanat Baigarin, Vie-Oresident of Nazarbayev University, among others. Further details of the conference will be announced this year.