Events


Security Council calls for world free of nuclear weapons during historic summit

September 24, 2009


George Shultz, Bill Perry, Henry Kissinger and Sam Nunn were invited by U.S. President Barack Obama to attend the UN Security Council Summit on Nuclear Nonproliferation and Nuclear Disarmament and released a statement regarding the Summit's role in bringing much-needed global focus to these issues.

Wednesday Lunch at Lowy – Rory Medcalf presentation

June 24, 2009

Sydney, Australia

Lowy Institute for International Policy


Rory Medcalf, Program Director, International Security, Lowy Institute for International Policy, warns that efforts to reduce global nuclear dangers will founder if they do not account for the rising strategic concerns of North Asian powers, especially China and Japan.  Listen to the audio clip.

NSP Principals Meet with U.S. President Barack Obama

May 19, 2009


Former Secretary of State George P. Shultz, former Defense Secretary William J. Perry, former Secretary of State Henry A. Kissinger and former Senator Sam Nunn met with President Barack Obama in the White House on May 19th, 2009, to discuss their common vision of a world free of nuclear weapons and the steps needed to get there.

Overcoming Nuclear Dangers

April 17, 2009


On Friday, April 16-17 in Rome, Italy, more than 75 leaders from around the globe gathered together to engage in a substantive dialogue on the steps that will need to be taken to reduce nuclear dangers and to move to a world free of nuclear weapons.

Schieffer Series: Taking Steps Toward a World Free of Nuclear Weapons

January 29, 2009


Copies of the book were also distributed at the Center for Strategic and International Studies event, CSIS-Schieffer Series Dialogues "Taking Steps Toward a World Free of Nuclear Weapons" in Washington, D.C. in January 2009.