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India’s Disarmament and International Security Affairs Fellowship Programme

In the context of the UNGA Resolution 71/57 "United Nations study on disarmament and non-proliferation education” and the focus on ‘Disarmament Education’ in UNSG’s Disarmament Agenda ‘to Secure our World and our Future’, India conducts the Annual Disarmament and International Security Affairs Fellowship Programme.

The inaugural Annual Disarmament and International Security Affairs Fellowship Programme was held at Sushma Swaraj Institute of Foreign Service in collaboration with the Disarmament & International Security Affairs Division from 14 January to 1 February 2019. The Programme saw participation from 26 countries. It was inaugurated by the Foreign Secretary of India, and the United Nations High Representative for Disarmament Affairs, Ms. Izumi Nakamitsu.

The 2nd Annual Disarmament and International Security Affairs Fellowship was conducted from 13-31 January 2020. A total of 23 diplomats attended the course.