Director-General Participates in Presidential Consultations of Conference on Disarmament
23 January 2012
The Director-General, in his capacity as Secretary-General of the Conference on Disarmament and Personal Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General to the Conference, participated in presidential consultations of the Conference. The Conference’s first public plenary of 2012 will be held on Tuesday, 24 January. As in previous years, the items on the agenda will include, among other issues: cessation of the nuclear arms race and nuclear disarmament; prevention of an arms race in outer space; and prevention of new types of weapons of mass destruction and new systems of such weapons.