Date: 27 February – 1 March 2013
Venue: New York, US
Organised by: United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs
Prof. Caballero-Anthony (front row, second from left) together with the other members of the UN Secretary General Advisory Board on Disarmament Matters (ABDM). The 59th Session of the ABDM was held at the UN Headquarters in New York.
Head of Centre, Prof. Caballero-Anthony participated in the 59th Session of the United Nations Secretary General Advisory Board on Disarmament Matters (ABDM), in New York on 27 February to 1 March. She has been appointed a Member of this UN Advisory Board by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon for a three-year term beginning 1 January 2013.
Issues discussed at the meeting include the relations between the nuclear-weapon-free zones in advancing regional and global security, as well as disarmament and security implications of emerging technologies.