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Nuclear Safeguards and the Security of Nuclear Materials

Nuclear Safeguards and the  Security of Nuclear Materials

Nuclear technology is Janus-headed; it is a dual-use technology with both peaceful and military applications. Concerns about the misuse of peaceful applications of nuclear energy were at first focused on states seeking nuclear weapons. The first concepts for restricting nuclear energy to peaceful purposes were proposed in the context of a broad international agreement under the auspices of the newly formed United Nations.

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To prevent nuclear war, borrow from 1973

To prevent nuclear war, borrow from 1973

North Korea’s nuclear build-up continues. Vladimir Putin announced on March 1 that Russia had developed new nuclear weapons—an announcement timed, no doubt, to one-up the US Nuclear Posture Review, which was released in February. Amid developments such as these, some observers worry that nuclear weapons are back, big time.

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Second Time is NOT a Charm for the Nuclear Ban Treaty

Second Time is NOT a Charm for the Nuclear Ban Treaty

So the well-intended states and civil society groups in New York have produced a second draft of the nuclear weapons ban convention. The draft shows real work, and drafters deserve credit for some notable improvements. However, aside from questionable nature of the exercise to begin with, the second draft retains many of the specific problems associated with the first and raises new, serious questions.

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India’s Nuclear Safeguards: Not Fit for Purpose

India’s Nuclear Safeguards: Not Fit for Purpose

Currently, the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) is considering India’s application for membership. In this context NSG members are reportedly discussing membership criteria for states not party to the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty (NPT), including a requirement for clear and strict separation of current and future civilian nuclear facilities from non-civilian nuclear facilities. In this paper, John Carlson examines India’s Separation Plan and safeguards agreement with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), and shows that they do not meet this standard –...

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Nuclear export controls and nuclear safeguards

Nuclear export controls and nuclear safeguards

Export control of dual use goods developed since the early 70’s to counter nuclear proliferation. The paper provides an overview of dual-use export control issues also in relation with the Additional Protocol to the Comprehensive Safeguards Agreement, which requires States to provide declarations of the export of the controlled items listed in its Annex II, derived from the Nuclear Suppliers Group Trigger list. Recommendations for improvement are proposed.

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2018 Pacific Basin Nuclear Conference

Sept. 30 - Oct. 5, 2018 | Hyatt Regency | San Francisco, CA, USA MEETING FOCUST...

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IAEA Symposium on International Safeguards

The next IAEA Symposium on International Safeguards will take place in Vienna fr...

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ESARDA Bulletin issue 56 Call for Manuscripts

Publish a Paper in the ESARDA Bulletin ESARDA is an association of European org...

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International Workshop on Numerical Modelling of NDA Instrumentation and Methods for Nuclear Safeguards

International Workshop on Numerical Modelling of NDA Instrumentation and Methods for Nuclear Safeguards

The ESARDA Non-Destructive Assay (NDA) Working Group is organising an internat...

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ICNMNS 2017 : 19th International Conference on Nuclear Materials and Nuclear Security

Call for Papers The ICNMNS 2017 : 19th International Conference on Nuclear Mate...

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49th Annual Meeting on Nuclear Technology (AMNT 2018)

Call for Papers Abstract Submission Deadline: 30.09.2017 You are warmly invite...

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Global Change, Peace & Security Call for Papers

Special Issue: Prohibiting Nuclear Weapons: Implications and Possibilities To b...

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International Conference on Physical Protection of Nuclear Material and Nuclear Facilities

Interested participants have until May 15 to submit a synopsis to present at the...

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ICNSS 2017 : 19th International Conference on Nuclear Safety and Security

The ICNSS 2017: 19th International Conference on Nuclear Safety and Security aim...

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19th International Conference on Nuclear Security

The ICNS 2017 : 19th International Conference on Nuclear Security is the premier...

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2017 NuFuel Workshop Call for Papers

The NuFuel Workshop is organized under the auspices of the Joint Program on Nucl...

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ESARDA Bulletin issue 54 Call for Papers

Call for Papers for the next issue of the ESARDA Bulletin. The paper will go th...

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Strategic Trade Review Issue 4 Call for Submissions

The Strategic Trade Review is now accepting manuscripts for its next issue. Subm...

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ESARDA 2017 Symposium Call for Papers

The 39th ESARDA Annual Meeting will be a symposium on Safeguards and Nuclear Non...

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48th Annual Meeting on Nuclear Technology (AMNT 2017)

Deadlines: Abstract Submission: 10.10.2016 Compact Submission: 30.11.2016 Rev...

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U.S. Nuclear Policy and Nuclear Weapons in the 21st Century Seminar

The Vienna Center for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation (VCDNP) and the U.S. Mission to the International Organizations in Vienna cordially invite you to attend a seminar by Dr. Brad Roberts, Director...

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ESARDA Bulletin n.55 Available

The latest issue of the ESARDA Bulletin, issue 55, is available for download from the Bulletin section of the website. The Bulletins contains some relevant papers selected by the chairpersons...

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Latest issue of the Strategic Trade Review is available

The Strategic Trade Review peer reviewed journal is now available for download. The Strategic Trade Review is a refereed journal dedicated to conventional and dual-use trade control. The journal aims...

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Submission system is open for IAEA Symposium on International Safeguards

The IAEA has announced the openinng of the submission system for this year's upcoming Symposium on International Safeguards. The IAEA holds a Symposium on International Safeguards every four years in...

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Call for applications for the NPIHP-Roma Tre Nuclear History Boot Camp

Aimed at building a new generation of experts on the international history of nuclear weapons, the eighth-annual Nuclear History Boot Camp is an initiative of the Nuclear Proliferation International History...

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ESARDA Course Registration Open

ESARDA has announced that the regsitrations for their 17th ESARDA Course are now open. The registration form can be downloaded frome the course webpage.

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The ESARDA NDA Working Group Announces Workshop

The ESARDA Non-Destructive Assay (NDA) Working Group is organising an international workshop on the topics of computer simulation applied to the modelling of NDA instrumentation and methods for nuclear safeguards...

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Seminar announced by the Vienna Center for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation

The Vienna Center for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation (VCDNP) cordially invites you to attend a seminar by Dr. Justin Hastings, ARC Future Fellow and Associate Professor in International Relations and Comparitve Politics at...

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Issue 4 of the Strategic Trade Review Journal is available

STR serves as an open source international forum for advanced exploration of the strategic trade field. STR’s mission is to provide its readers with valuable resources regarding the current state...

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