• Reaching President Obama’s goal of a world without nuclear weapons requires overcoming technical challenges in verifying disarmament. For more than a decade, the U.S. and U.K. have worked together
  • NNSA’s Next Generation Safeguards Initiative (NGSI) sponsors a project promoting international Safeguards by Design (SBD).  The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA ) has described the SBD
  • The United States must maintain its ability to monitor and verify nuclear reduction agreements and detect violations of treaties and other nuclear nonproliferation commitments. The Office of
  • Containing global proliferation and implementing the Administration’s initiatives requires the development of innovative policies and approaches. The Office of Nonproliferation and International
  • Certain terrorist groups and states are attempting to acquire WMD dual-use materials, technology, and expertise.The Office of Nuclear Controlsbuilds domestic and global capacity to prevent and
  • The international safeguards and security system is being challenged by evolving proliferation and terrorism threats, expanding International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) responsibilities, a retiring
  • The mission of the Office of Nonproliferation and International Security (NIS) is to prevent the proliferation of nuclear weapons, materials, technology, and expertise. NIS applies technical and