Popular articles

Vladimir Orlov: “Russia and the United States should resume a comprehensive dialogue on global nuclear proliferation threats” image

On January 19, 2021, Dr. Vladimir A. Orlov, Director of the PIR Center, gave an interview to Security Index journal.

 

SECURITY INDEX: In your recent op-ed column, co-authored with Sergey Semenov and published by Kommersant Daily, you stated that “Russia and the United States, as major nuclear-weapo...

Heather A. Conley, Vladimir Orlov, Gen. Evgeny Buzhinsky, Cyrus Newlin, Sergey Semenov and Roksana Gabidullina
The Future of U.S.-Russian Arms Control: Principles of Engagement and New Approaches image

As one of its first security policy decisions, the Biden administration agreed to extend the New START Treaty for five years with no conditions.  The New START Treaty represents one of the last remaining vestiges of international arms control architecture and one of the few areas of potentially prod...

Now when the U.S. presidential elections are over the fate of the START Treaty and nuclear arms control, in general, has become clearer.

The New START treaty is set to expire on February 5, 2021, and only a few months ago there was little doubt that it would be the end of it. The Trump administratio...

All articles

Poll



 

Recommendations of the 2002 UN Study on Disarmament and Non‑Proliferation Education: Ideas for the next 10 years

Dr. Vladimir Orlov, Adlan Margoev

This year, the United Nations Study on Disarmament and Non-Proliferation Education is turning 15. This document and the partial implementation of its 34 recommendations have helped move education in this sphere forward. The world has witnessed the appearance of several specialized training centres and textbooks, thanks to the joint efforts of international organizations, Governments, universities and research centres to help address the lack of new specialists and experts on this issue. Equally important is the fact that disarmament and nonproliferation education is now viewed by Governments and civil organizations as a significant and effective instrument for strengthening the nuclear non-proliferation regime and drawing attention from political elites, nuclear industry stakeholders and the general population. This is attested to by the Final Document of the 2010 NPT Review Conference and statements at the Preparatory Committee sessions, including the latest one that took place in Vienna in May 2017. 

Full text


Imprint:

UNODA Occasional Papers No. 31

Comments

 
 
loading