IPPNW Medical Students Congress

Day 1



Wake-up call, Youth Hostel St. Alban (YHSA)


Departure towards a World without Nuclear Weapons (YHSA to Kollegiengebäude)

08.00 - 10.30

Registration, Kollegiengebäude, University of Basel

08.30 - 10.30

Welcome Address (Auditorium)
Moderation: Roman Sandoz (NSR Switzerland, OC World Congress)


Vappu Taipale - Changing the World, a Challenge of the Generations


Ime John - From Student to President (PDF)


Student Congress Organizing Committee


Messages of greeting from the deans of the Swiss medical faculties (PDF)


Project Presentations

International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) (Tilman Ruff, Misha Byrne), Million Pleas, Who by fire movie
Nuclear Weapons Inheritance Project (NWIP) (Katharina Bergmann, Laura Grell) (PDF)
Aiming for Prevention (AfP) (Ehase Agyeno) (PDF)
Refugee Camp Project (ReCap) (Salma Kamaledeen) (PDF)
Peace through Health (PtH) (Wenjing Tao) (PDF)
GUR-Summer School Batumi/Georgien 2010 (Tamar Shashikadze) (PDF)
Transition from War to Peace (Gagan Preet Singh) (PDF)


International Student Representatives (Wenjing Tao, Agyeno Ehase)

10.30 - 10.50


10.50 - 12.50

Plenary 1 - Nuclear Weapons (Auditorium)
Moderation: Wenjing Tao (ISR, Sweden)


Harald Müller - The Bumpy Road To Zero (PDF)


Pierre Allan - What Would a Nuclear Devil Say?


Katharina Bergmann - Raising our Voice - Youth at the NPT RevCon (PDF)


Jürg Streuli - Prospects Of Multilateral Nuclear Arms Control Negotiations

12.50 - 14.00


14.00 - 15.00

International Student Representative (ISR) candidate presentations (Auditorium)


European Student Representative (ESR) election introduction

15.10 - 16.40

Workshop Session 1

16.40 - 17.00


17.00 - 18.30

Workshop Session 2

19.30 - 23.00

Supper & Cultural Carnival, Kollegiengebäude