Pugwash Conferences are organized by Pugwash International since 1957, bringing together, from around the world, influential scholars and public figures concerned with reducing the danger of armed conflict and seeking cooperative solutions for global problems.
60th Pugwash Conference on Science & World Affairs will be organized on 1-5 November 2013 in Istanbul-Turkey with SAM's assistance.
During the conference, more than 200 prominent participants, including President of the Republic of Turkey H.E. Mr. Abdullah Gül, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Turkey H.E. Mr. Ahmet Davutoğlu and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran H.E. Mr. Mohammed Javad Zarif, will attend to a series of sessions and make presentations and speeches on several issues on global agenda.
Further information can be obtained from the official website of the event: http://www.pugwash.org/reports/pic/60/general_information.htm