|Updated: 13-Nov-2003||September 2003|
Non-proliferation of WMD – New approaches needed for protection of forces and civilians
The Seminar was organised in the framework of the Euro-Atlantic Partnership Council (EAPC). Approximately 70 experts attended.
The Seminar examined a number of key challenges in the area of chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear weapons (CBRN).
Participants examined in depth the defence related response to CBRN risks and threats. Discussion also centred on practical means to improve international cooperation to combat the overall problems of proliferation.
In the emerging conclusions, there was a broad commonality of views in the following areas:
Participants also agreed the following broad approach:
A more comprehensive report on the Seminar will be available
to EAPC nations in the context of regular EAPC consultations
on security issues.