Doha announced as host of 63rd Pugwash Conference

Pugwash is pleased to announce that the 63rd Pugwash International Conference will take place from 1-5 March 2020 kindly hosted by the Government of the State of Qatar in Doha.

In preparation, Pugwash Secretary General Paolo Cotta Ramusino and Senior Program Coordinator Claudia Vaughn visited Doha, Qatar, for organizational meetings in July 2019, including meeting with the General-Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Ahmad Hassen Al-Hammadi.

16 July 2019
(L-R) Wael Al Assad, Senior Advisor to the National Committee for the Prohibition of Weapons, Qatar (and Pugwash Council); Claudia Vaughn, Pugwash; Paolo Cotta Ramusino, Pugwash; Dr. Ahmad Hassen Al-Hammadi, Secretary-General, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, State of Qatar.