Author (first or last name) Sponsoring Organization
From Date Till Date Keywords

The NPT and International Disarmament

May 2, 2008

Co-sponsored by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Norway, the Nuclear Threat Initiative and the United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research

Right Honourable Professor Shirley Williams (Baroness Williams of Crosby)


I am delighted to be here. Few international gatherings could be more important. I believe that you, together with your counterparts dealing with climate change, hold the future of humanity in your hands.

Speech at the Chamber of Commerce in Delhi

January 21, 2008

Gordon Brown, UK Prime Minister


Can I start this morning by saying what a pleasure it is to be with so many distinguished representatives of British industry and commerce and so many distinguished representatives of Indian business and commerce. The fact that so many of you are here this morning working together on a common agenda shows that the shared ties that link our countries together are strengthening and I believe will strengthen even more in the years to come.

Toward a Nuclear-Free World

January 15, 2008

The Wall Street Journal

George P. Shultz, William J. Perry, Henry A. Kissinger, Sam Nunn


The accelerating spread of nuclear weapons, nuclear know-how and nuclear material has brought us to a nuclear tipping point. We face a very real possibility that the deadliest weapons ever invented could fall into dangerous hands.

The Mountaintop: A World Free of Nuclear Weapons

June 14, 2007

Council on Foreign Relations

Co-Chairman of the Nuclear Threat Initiative Sam Nunn


I. The Nuclear Age – The First 60 Years

On Veterans Day in 1948 – at the dawn of the nuclear age after the devastation of Hiroshima and Nagasaki--General Omar Bradley said in a speech:

“The world has achieved brilliance without wisdom, power without conscience. Ours is a world of nuclear giants and ethical infants. We know more about war than we know about peace, more about killing than we know about living.”

The Nuclear Threat

January 31, 2007

The Wall Street Journal

Mikhail Gorbachev


The former leader of the Soviet Union supports George Shultz, William Perry, Henry Kissinger and Sam Nunn’s, “call for urgent action”.  Read the op-ed.