Call for application for II Odessa Winter School "Arms Control and Nonproliferation: from Basic to Advanced"

Odessa Center for Nonproliferation with the support of the Swedish Radiation Safety Authority will organize the II Odessa International Winter School “Arms Control and Nonproliferation: from Basic to Advanced”, which will be held in Odessa on February 17-19, 2022.

The main goal of the Winter School is to involve students in the field of arms control, nonproliferation and international security starting from the understanding of the basic notions up to developing the awareness of the main trends and challenges in the field. It is aimed to play the supportive role in preparing students for the next stage of training during the Odessa summer school 2022 and also to promote young expert community in arms control and nonproliferation throughout Europe.

Main Topics of the Workshop

  • Key notions of nuclear weapons, arms control and nonproliferation;
  • Missiles: basic knowledge and main current trends;
  • The NPT regime main pillars;
  • States’ nuclear strategies;
  • Global and regional nuclear challenges.

Eligibility

Undergraduate, BA and MA students of the universities (humanitarian and technical specialties).

Due to the COVID-19 situation the II Winter School will be held in a hybrid format. If the situation improves, OdCNP would be glad to provide scholarship for limited amount of participants. Otherwise students participate online.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit the following required documents:

  1. CV with portrait picture;
  2. Letter of Motivation (300-500 words)

These documents should be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. before January 20, 2022.