The publications included below—studies, speeches, op-eds and other analysis—advance the mission of the Nuclear Security Project. Many of the reports and studies have been produced by NSP project partners. In most cases, the work was funded by the Nuclear Threat Initiative as part of the NSP or by the Hoover Institution.
A Nuclear Weapon-Free Zone and the Pursuit of Cooperative Security in the Arctic
October 14, 2014
Canberra - In a policy brief published jointly by the APLN and the Centre for Nuclear Non-Proliferation and Disarmament, Ernie Regehr argues that changing climatic conditions in the Arctic have brought regional security concerns into renewed focus as confrontations elsewhere impact relationships there. However, the region continues to develop as a "security community" with expectations that states will settle disputes peacefully.
Challenges and Opportunities for Extending NPT-Related Commitments to the Non-NPT States
September 30, 2014
Canberra - In a new policy brief published by the APLN and the Centre for Nuclear Non-Proliferation and Disarmament, NTI Counselor John Carlson calls for moving "from isolation to engagement" with respect to non-parties to the NPT, particularly India, Israel and Pakistan.
The Urgent Need for Nuclear Risk Reduction in Asia
August 30, 2014
Asia Pacific Leadership Network
Canberra - In a new policy brief published jointly by the APLN and the Centre for Nuclear Non-Proliferation and Disarmament (CCND), CNND Research Director Tanya Ogilvie-White calls for urgent steps to improve communication, raise awareness of nuclear dangers, foster cooperative approaches to security and increase support for disarmament amid rising strategic tensions and other security concerns in Asia.
NATO at a Crossroads - Again: Recommendations for the Newport Summit
August 29, 2014
European Leadership Network
London - ELN Research Director Lukasz Kulesa argues in a new brief that NATO leaders should deliver a unified response to the challenge posed by Russia in Ukraine, compromise on reassurance to signal that NATO can effectively navigate through crisis, and be aware of the multi-dimensional relaities of today's security environment
Security of the Broader Baltic Sea Region
August 20, 2014
Latvian Institute of International Affairs
Andris Spruds and Karlis Bukovskis