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Gareth Evans on nuclear disarmament

Gareth Evans AO discusses the difficult issues around nuclear disarmament.

Gareth is president emeritus of the Brussels-based International Crisis Group, an independent organisation which works to prevent and resolve deadly conflict. He spent 21 years in Australian politics, 13 of them as a cabinet minister and eight as foreign minister.

Gareth is co-chair of the International Commission on Nuclear Non-Proliferation and Disarmament. He is also an honorary professorial fellow at the University of Melbourne and chancellor of the Australian National University.

This Stephen Murray-Smith Lecture was held on 14 September 2009.