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Registration opens for upcoming workshop on chemical weapons and toxic industrial chemicals
Published: 26 February 2016
Registration is now open for the upcoming workshop “Assistance and Protection against Chemical Weapons and Toxic Industrial Chemicals”. This three-day workshop, to be held from 1-3 June 2016 in Kjeller, Norway, will cover response mechanisms to chemical weapons attacks and the release of toxic industrial chemicals, including the assistance and protection mechanism which can be utilized by local and national authorities under Article X of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
The workshop, presented by Nordisk Sikkerhet, will be led by experienced instructors Ervin Farkaš and Cristina Baptista Rodrigues, both of whom were former staff at the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons and have taught similar courses around the world.
The cost for the entire three-day workshop is 8,000 NOK and is open to all interested parties. The registration form can be found on the workshop information page.