The Challenges of International Security
On April 21st, within this year's International Security Forum (ISF) International Conference at the War Studies University, Professor Kane gave a lecture entitled "Chemical warfare during the war and Syria."
In 2013 Professor Angela Kane was responsible for the investigation into chemical weapons in Syria and conducted negotiations that led to Syria's accession to the Chemical Weapons Convention. In the years 2012–2016 she was the United Nations (UN) Commissioner for Disarmament. In April 2016, she was appointed by the Secretary-General of the United Nations and the Director-General of UNESCO to the Council of the United Nations University. Professor Kane lectures at Sciences Po in Paris and is affiliated with the Vienna Center for Non-Proliferation and Disarmament.