Nuclear Security and Disarmament: Securing Excess and Disarmament Fissile Materials

Conference Room A, UN Headquarters, New York, USA

This event explores the link between measures that strengthen nuclear security and the efforts to cap and eliminate existing stocks of weapon-usable fissile materials. Speakers will also discuss the progress in securing and eliminating fissile materials that were released in the process of nuclear disarmament and the challenges that these efforts are facing today. Support from UNIDIR core funders provides the foundation for all of the Institute’s activities. This project has been made possible by generous funding from the Carnegie Corporation of New York and the MacArthur Foundation.

Speakers: Heidi Hulan, John Borrie, Pavel Podvig, Ryan Snyder

This conference is part of the project New Approaches to Transparency and Verification in Nuclear Security and Disarmament