The NCT Middle East 2017 conference and exhibition began yesterday giving opportunity to international experts to discuss challenges of weapons of mass destruction (WMD). 

The three-day event is being held at W Doha Hotel and being organised by The National Committee for the Prohibition of Weapons (NCPW) in collaboration with CBRNe Society (chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (defence).

The conference is discussing issues like security challenges and preparation for the FIFA World Cup 2022, Nuclear Security in the Middle East: current and Future challenges and decontamination in hot climate zones. It provides a platform to exchange views and novel approaches to counter this enduring threat. Source