NTI and the Moscow-based Center for Energy and Security Studies (CENESS), in cooperation with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and the Government of Kazakhstan, sponsored a radiological security workshop in Astana, Kazakhstan on May 24-25th.
CNS' Jeffrey Lewis published a new infographic and article for NTI on the U.S. nuclear modernization program, which is unprecedented in scale since the 1980s and will require hard choices in an era of austerity.
NTI joins hundreds of government officials and experts from around the world during the 70th World Health Assembly (WHA) in Geneva, Switzerland this week to highlight the importance of health and security sector partnerships to counter biological threats and advance the Global Health Security Agenda.
A new report by the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) Project on Nuclear Issues features a paper, After Stuxnet: Acknowledging the Cyber Threat to Nuclear Facilities, by NTI Program Associate Alexandra Van Dine. The paper highlights the threat posed to nuclear facilities from cyber-attacks and the current lack of adequate domestic and international legal and institutional protections for such facilities.
NTI, in cooperation with the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services and the California Department of Public Health, hosted a Radiological Security Workshop in Irvine, CA to explore ways to reduce the risks posed by radiological materials.