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New to Capitol Hill or the White House? Taking a Class on Global Security? Get Up-To-Speed on Nuclear Issues with NTI’s Resources

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As members of Congress and the Trump Administration begin to
settle in to their new roles, the Nuclear Threat Initiative has a host of resources
to offer new arrivals to Capitol Hill, students beginning the winter semester,
or concerned citizens interested in knowing more about nuclear weapons issues.

 NTI believes that public education is a critical part of our
work to address the threat of nuclear weapons and other weapons of mass
destruction and disruption. Being aware of the issues and getting to know the
facts is a good first step for anyone—in government or out—to engage in
discussions, to bring visibility to this issue, and to make positive change for
a safer world. 

Below are a series of links to tutorials, films and materials developed by the
Nuclear Threat Initiative and the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation
Studies.

To learn more and continue to engage with NTI, follow us at @NTI_WMD, subscribe to NTI News, or get in touch
at
https://www.nti.org/contact/.

The Basics

These will answer your key questions about nuclear materials, how they are
secured, and how they could be delivered and tested. 

Nuclear 101 Tutorial

How
Nuclear Energy and Nuclear Weapons Work
(short video) 

Nuclear
& Radiological Security Tutorial

Missiles &
Other WMD Delivery Systems Tutorial

Nuclear Testing
Tutorial

The Budget

This tutorial will give you a sense of the cost of
maintaining, securing, and enhancing the United States nuclear enterprise.

U.S. Nuclear Budget
Tutorial

The Nonproliferation Regime

The global nuclear nonproliferation regime has been a
keystone of global efforts to limit the spread of nuclear weapons.
 

Non-proliferation
Regime

Non-proliferation
Treaty

Our Treaties and
Regimes
page has a full list of treaties, organizations, and regimes
relating to disarmament, arms control and nonproliferation of all WMDD.

Other WMDD

Biological
Weapons Nonproliferation Tutorial

The
Bio-Threat
(short video)

Chemical
Weapons Nonproliferation Tutorial

Other Countries

Our full list
of Country Profiles
includes an overview of 46 countries and other areas’
nuclear, chemical, biological, and missile programs, as well as in-depth
information on participation in relevant nonproliferation treaties and regimes.

Iran
Country Profile

Iran
Nuclear Deal Progress Report
(short video)

Imam
Khomeini Space Center
(short video)

North
Korea Country Profile

North
Korea Sinpo South Naval Shipyard
(short video)

NTI Reports

Rising
Nuclear Dangers: Steps to Reduce Risks in the Euro-Atlantic Region

Outpacing
Cyber Threats: Priorities for Cybersecurity at Nuclear Facilities

NTI Nuclear
Security Index

Feature Length Films

Nuclear
Tipping Point

Last Best Chance

 

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