See recent NTI news and press releases below.
April 12, 2010
The report, commissioned by the Nuclear Threat Initiative, finds that, in order to meet the four-year objective President Obama set in Prague in April 2009, global leaders must shift global nuclear security effort into a faster and broader trajectory.
April 6, 2010
The White House hosts a screening of the documentary film Nuclear Tipping Point. In attendance at the screening, and featured in the film, are former Secretary of State George Shultz, former Secretary of Defense William Perry, former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger, and former Senator Sam Nunn, who discuss pressing nuclear threats including terrorism, nuclear materials security and weapons programs in the film.
March 26, 2010
George Shultz, William Perry, Henry Kissinger, and Sam Nunn applaud the recent talks between the governments of Russia and the United States and the goals of the START Follow-On Treaty.
Global Disease Surveillance Network CORDS to Increase Cooperation on Health Security with Support from NTI's Global Health and Security Initiative
March 22, 2010
An international gathering of disease surveillance health specialists held a three-day conference in Annecy, France to discuss cooperation in addressing biological threats.
New Tuberculosis Lab Developed in North Korea with Support from NTI's Global Health and Security Initiative
Feb. 25, 2010
North Korea's first laboratory for drug-resistant tuberculosis (TB) is developed in collaboration with U.S. doctors and TB experts.
Jan. 27, 2010
Governor Schwarzenegger, along with former Secretary of State George Shultz, former Secretary of Defense William Perry, former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger, and former Senator Sam Nunn, co-hosts the world premiere of Nuclear Tipping Point in Los Angeles.
Jan. 27, 2010
"Nuclear Tipping Point" is a documentary film that focuses on conversations with four men intimately involved in American diplomacy and national security over many decades. Former Secretary of State George Shultz, former Secretary of Defense Bill Perry, former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger, and former Senator Sam Nunn share the personal experiences that led them to write the series of Wall Street Journal op-eds in support of a world free of nuclear weapons and the steps needed to get there.
Nov. 25, 2009
Senator Sam Nunn discusses Iran's nuclear program with Andrea Mitchell.
Charles Curtis Stepping Down as NTI President, Will Remain Advisor and Board Member; Joan Rohlfing Named New President
Oct. 28, 2009
Charles B. Curtis will be stepping down as President and Chief Operating Officer of the Nuclear Threat Initiative (NTI) effective December 31, 2009. The NTI Board of Directors has named Joan Rohlfing, NTI's Senior Vice President, to replace him.
Oct. 9, 2009
NTI Co-Chairman Sam Nunn congratulated President Obama and his team on winning the Nobel Peace Prize and his focus on global cooperation.
The Nonproliferation for Global Security Foundation (NPSGlobal) to Work in Partnership with NTI's Nuclear Security Project
Aug. 18, 2009
The Nonproliferation for Global Security Foundation, with support from an NTI grant, will partner with NTI's Nuclear Security Project to increase international awareness and understanding of nuclear dangers.
NTI Officials Move Into Senior Obama Administration Positions; New Communications, Operations and Bio Officials Join the Non-Profit
Aug. 5, 2009
Three NTI officials, Laura Holgate, Dr. Margaret Hamburg, and Brooke Anderson, take senior-level positions in the Obama administration. NTI welcomes four new leaders in communications, health security, and strategic planning and operations.