The Asia-Pacific Leadership Network released a series of articles providing regional perspectives to the Nuclear Threat Initiatives 2016 Nuclear Security Index. These perspectives provide important insight into the perception of the Nuclear Security Index, how it can improve, and how it has enabled broader discussions on nuclear security policy and practices in the region.
The Asia-Pacific Leadership Network released a series of articles marking 30 years since the Chernobyl disaster and 5 years since the Fukushima nuclear disaster. These articles assess how the international nuclear community responded to the disasters and were presented at a Chernobyl seminar held at Australian National University.
A Pan-European Task Force on Cooperation in Greater Europe, including former foreign and defence ministers from Russia, Turkey, the UK, Poland, Ukraine, and France has expressed its concern over the danger that the Syrian crisis could develop into an interstate conflict.
A new report from Jeffrey Lewis, Director of the East Asia Nonproliferation Program, Center for Nonproliferation Studies, examines how the information revolution, and especially social media, is changing the field of nonproliferation.
In a keynote speech to the the NGO Summit, Solutions for a Secure Nuclear Future, Des Browne said leaders at the 2016 Nuclear Security Summit must agree on a plan to continue the urgent work of preventing nuclear or radiological catastrophe, and he urged NGOs to continue to work with leaders.