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.
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.
OPANAL is an inter-governmental organization that ensures that the obligations of the Treaty of Tlatelolco are met, by organizing conferences and consultations and overseeing adherence to the Control System.
In June 1998, the foreign ministers of Brazil, Egypt, Ireland, Mexico, New Zealand, Slovenia, South Africa, and Sweden issued a statement calling for a new nuclear disarmament agenda. (Slovenia and Sweden later withdrew from the NAC.) The NAC called for the five nuclear-weapon states and the three nuclear-capable states to make an unequivocal commitment to nuclear disarmament and to begin ...