CTBT Introductory Course in Vienna in September 2011


From 5 to 9 September 2011, the course on the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT) entitled “Strengthening Verification, Enhancing Security: The Science and Significance of the CTBT” was held at the headquarters of the Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO) in Vienna.

In addition to around 100 participants who attended the course in Vienna, more than 120 participants followed the course online via live-streamed or archived video lectures.Participants from a total of 79 countries took part in the course, including 63 diplomats and 25 United Nations Disarmament Fellows.

Online modules were realized in cooperation between CTBTO and the University of Vienna, using the Moodle online system at the University of Vienna.

Please find further information at: http://www.ctbto.org/press-centre/highlights/2011/ctbt-course-enjoys-worldwide-interest/www.ctbto.org/press-centre/highlights/2011/ctbt-course-enjoys-worldwide-interest/