The 2nd Disarmament and International Security Fellowship Programme is being organised by the Ministry of External Affairs at the Foreign Service Institute, New Delhi, from 13-31 January 2020, in which young Diplomats from 24 countries are participating.
Shri Vikas Swarup, Secretary (West), Ministry of External Affairs, inaugurated the Programme on 13 January 2020, which aims at equipping participants with domain knowledge and perspectives on various contemporary disarmament, non-proliferation, arms control
and international security issues. It covers a range of issues such as global security environment, weapons of mass destruction, certain conventional weapons, space security, maritime security, security of cyberspace, export controls, and emerging technologies.
The Programme also includes visits to Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) and the Bhabha Atomic Research Center (BARC) to familiarise the partcipants with India’s civil space and civil nuclear programmes.
January 13, 2020