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see Rotblat, Sir JosephRotblat, Sir Joseph,
1908–2005, British physicist and anti-nuclear weapons activist, b. Warsaw, Poland; grad. Free Univ. of Poland (M.A., 1932), Univ. of Warsaw (Ph.D., 1938), Univ. of Liverpool (Ph.D., 1950).
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He was talking to Secretary General Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs, Prof.
The members of the Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs had engaged the Taliban representatives in Doha, when the strike happened.
The demands came a day after representatives of the Taliban and former Afghan officials met in Qatar at a conference to resolve the war organized by the Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs, a Nobel peace prize-winning crisis group.
He is currently the President of the Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs; a member of the Governing Board of the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) and several other advisory boards of international bodies.
He helped found The Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs, and was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1995.
Holdren, a professor of environmental policy at Harvard University, led the Pugwash Conferences on science and world affairs, an international organisation of prominent scientists that won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1995.
In an opening address at the 55th Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs, Hitoshi Onishi, representative of the national Pugwash group of Japan, expressed alarm over the state of nuclear proliferation, in light of the collapse of the review conference for the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty in New York in May, the planned development of a new type of small nuclear weapon, and stepped-up nuclear proliferation.
Following the release of the Russell-Einstein Manifesto, Joseph Rotblat, today the document's last living signer, took the lead in forming the Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs, launched two years later.
The summit was to be co-sponsored by the Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs and the Gorbachev Foundation, headed by former Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev, winner of the 1990 Nobel Peace Prize.
The Prime Minister was talking to Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs, delegation headed by Prof Paolo Cotta-Ramsunio, Secretary General Pugwash Conferences that called on him at PM House this morning.
Further information on the Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs can be found at www.
The participants were unanimous that violence is a serious problem and not a means to achieve solution,'' Paolo Cotta-Ramusino, secretary general of the Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs, said at the end of the meeting.