UNODA provides support to Member States on disarmament issues. It fosters preventive measures, such as dialogue, transparency, and confidence-building; encourages regional disarmament efforts; and provides information on UN disarmament efforts.
On January 11, 2018, NTI Co-Chair and CEO Ernest J. Moniz spoke at CSIS in Washington, DC on global nuclear risks. He warned of the growing risk that miscalculation, accident, mistake or terrorism will lead to nuclear use.
The Nuclear Threat Initiative, led by former Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz, the principal negotiator of the final 2015 Iran deal nuclear provisions, has compiled a collection of resources and materials to explain the agreement and its progress.
The Conference on Disarmament (CD) is the multilateral disarmament negotiating forum of the international community. The CD and its predecessors have negotiated many multilateral arms control, nonproliferation, and disarmament agreements.
The MTCR was established as an informal, non-treaty association of governments sharing common interests in the nonproliferation of missiles, unmanned air vehicles, and related technologies. It has 34 member states.
The Secretary General of the United Nations may appoint a Group of Governmental Experts (GGE) to undertake a study on issues of concern and report findings at the UN General Assembly. This page tracks nine GGEs related to disarmament and proliferation.
The Wassenaar Arrangement is an export control regime with 41 participating states that promotes transparency of national export control regimes on conventional arms and dual-use goods and technologies.