International platform for disarmament and non-proliferation dialogue, research and education

Nuclear Security Centers of Excellence in Asia: Progress and the Way Forward

On 7 December, VCDNP in partnership with the Permanent Mission of Japan and ISCN discussed Centers of Excellence in Asia and ways to enhance regional cooperation.

Ministers Adopt Consensus Declaration on Nuclear Security at IAEA International Conference

Highlights of Day 1 of the IAEA International Conference on Nuclear Security.

Improving the Security of All Nuclear Materials

On 20 September the VCDNP launched a report entitled "Improving the Security of All Nuclear Materials."
IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano and CNS Director Dr. William Potter

Looking Toward the Future – The Role of Emerging Technologies

Experts and diplomats discuss emerging technologies and the potential risks and benefits to non-proliferation.
IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano giving his welcoming remarks (credit: Dean Calma, IAEA)

IAEA Partners with VCDNP to Promote CPPNM

Speaking at VCDNP, IAEA Director General Amano attaches high priority to securing entry into force of Amendment to the Convention on the Physical Protection of Nuclear Material.
Event photo (Photo Credit: CTBTO Preparatory Commission)

CTBT at 20 – Re-Energizing the Global Debate

On 24 March 2016 a high-level panel spoke on the CTBT and suggested ways to facilitate its entry into force.