2018 Preparatory Committee for the 2020 Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty Review Conference

Chairman Bio

Adam Bugajski is the Permanent Representative of Poland to the UN Office and the International Organisations in Vienna. He assures Polish direct participation in a number of international organisations in Vienna, including: the International Atomic Energy Agency, the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe, the Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organisation, and others.

Prior to the current assignment, Adam Bugajski was Security Policy Director at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Poland (2011-2015). In that position, he had the overall responsibility for the Polish security policy, including Poland’s disarmament and non-proliferation policy. His previous posts also included Deputy Director of the Department of Strategy and Foreign Policy Planning and Deputy Permanent Representative of Poland to NATO. During the 2015 NPT Review Conference in New York, Mr. Bugajski served as Vice-President of the Conference.

At the first session of the Preparatory Committee for the 2020 Review Conference of the Parties to the Treaty on Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons held in Vienna in 2017, Ambassador Bugajski was elected to serve as Chair of the second session.

Adam Bugajski was born in 1974, in Gdańsk, Poland. He holds MA from Gdańsk University. He also graduated from the National School of Public Administration in Warsaw. Ambassador Bugajski is married and has three children.


Opening statement by the Chair

Closing statement by the Chair