ATT Side Event hosted by the German Mission

Germany will play an active part in the negotiations at the Final UN Conference on the ATT. It will make every effort to negotiate an Arms Trade Treaty which is robust and demanding, but at the same time possible to implement. To this aim it it co- hosting a Side- Event at the UN an March 18, 2013. For details - including registration - please check the flyer.

“Arms Transfer, Transparency, and the ATT”

March 18, 2013, 1:15-2:30 pm (a light lunch will be served from 12:45 – 1:15 pm)

Opening Remarks:
Angela Kane, High Representative for Disarmament Affairs, United Nations

Brief Presentations:
Paul Holtom, Director of the Arms Transfers Programme, SIPRI
Uta Zapf, Member of Parliament, Germany
Jürgen Bühl, German Industrial Union of Metalworkers, IG Metall
Simon Asoba, Project Manager, FES Regional Security Policy Project Nigeria

Discussion Chair:
Ambassador Paul Beijer, Head of the Swedish Delegation to the ATT Conference

Closing Remarks:
Ambassador Jörg Ranau, Commissioner for Export Controls and Technology, Head of the German Delegation to the ATT Conference

In cooperation with the Permanent Mission of Sweden, Sipri, UNODA and the FES

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