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The Nuclear Security Project and the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty

May 1, 2008


The Nuclear Security Project co-hosted a briefing during the May 2008 Preparatory Committee meeting of the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty in Geneva with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Norway and the United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research. Presentations were made by NTI President Charles Curtis; NTI Board members Rt. Hon. Shirley Williams and Ambassador Rolf Ekeus; the UK Minister for Africa, Asia, and the UN, Lord Malloch-Brown; and Norway's Director General for Security Policy and the High North, Kåre Aas. The objective of the event was to discuss how the Nuclear Security Project can help spur a revival of the nonproliferation consensus in 2010. Approximately 200 people attended the briefing.