The UNSCR 1540 Resource Collection examines implementation of United Nations Security Council Resolution 1540, which requires all states to implement measures aimed at preventing non-state actors from acquiring NBC weapons, related materials, and their means of delivery. It details implementation efforts in all of the regions and countries of the world to-date.
NTI Co-Chair Sam Nunn discusses the agreement by the United States and North Korea to seek complete denuclearization and how to proceed through the disarmament process. He speaks with Bloomberg's David Westin on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas."
Though considerable progress has been made in bolstering the security around facilities with highly enriched uranium, with the help of the Nuclear Security Summit process, challenges remain. NTI Vice President Laura S. H. Holgate offers recommendations at the HEU Symposium in Oslo, Norway.
Following the United States' unilateral withdrawal from the Iran nuclear agreement and re-imposition of sanctions on Iran, sanctions expert Richard Nephew headlined the second in NTI’s new seminar series by addressing the question on everyone’s minds: will President Trump’s approach work?
The treaty prohibits the development, production, stockpiling, or acquisition of biological and toxin weapons, and mandates the elimination of existing weapons, weapons production material, and delivery means.