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Past News and Events

2021 SIPRI Lecture by HE Dr Madeleine Albright

SIPRI is proud to announce that the third annual SIPRI Lecture will honour HE Dr Madeleine Albright, former Secretary of State of the United States. The lecture will be held on 24 May 2021.

SIPRI Director addresses joint meeting of the ACP–EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly

On 22 April, Dan Smith, SIPRI Director, joined a virtual meeting of the Delegation for Relations with the Mashreq Countries and the Delegation to the ACP–EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly. The topic for the meeting was ‘The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam: Can the EU Help to Overcome the Dispute?’.

SIPRI and the Stimson Center host event on recent trends in global arms transfers and military spending

SIPRI and the Stimson Center will host a virtual event presenting and analysing the latest trends in global arms transfers and military expenditure. 

SIPRI hosts workshop on nuclear confidence-building measures in South Asia

On 29 April, SIPRI hosted a virtual workshop on ‘Nuclear CBMs and Transparency in South Asia: Voices from India, Pakistan, China, Russia and the USA’.

SIPRI contributes to the Second German National Dialogue Forum on the Biological Weapons Convention

On 21–22 April, SIPRI actively participated in the Second German National Dialogue Forum on the Biological Weapons Convention. The event was organized by the German Federal Foreign Office and was held in a virtual format.