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Non-Proliferation and Nuclear Policy

Non-proliferation and nuclear policy have always been core to IISS research. Chemical and biological weapons, ballistic missiles and radiological terrorism are also covered by this respected programme.

Expert: Mark Fitzpatrick

Director, Non-Proliferation and Nuclear Policy Programme



Non-proliferation and nuclear policy

Gulf Security after 2020

When UN Security Council Resolution 2231 – associated with the Iran nuclear deal – came into effect in late 2015, it included a clause preventing states from transferring conventional arms to Iran for five years. But what weapons would Iran buy, and how would they shape its military capabilities? A high-level group of experts examines the future of Gulf security after the moratorium on arms purchases expires.

  • EU Non Proliferation and Disarmament Conference

    Keynote Speech: Kim Won-soo

    03 November 2016. 

    EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Conference 2016
    Keynote Speech and Introductory Remarks
    Kim Won-soo, Under Secretary-General and High Representative for Disarmament Affairs, UN

  • EU Non Proliferation and Disarmament Conference

    Video welcome: Federica Mogherini

    03 November 2016. 

    EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Conference 2016
    Introduction and Keynote Address
    Federica Mogherini, High Representative of the EU for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy (via video)

  • EU Non Proliferation and Disarmament Conference

    Introduction of Keynote Speaker: Mark Fitzpatrick

    03 November 2016. 

    EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Conference 2016
    Introduction and Keynote Address
    Mark Fitzpatrick, Director, Non-Proliferation and Nuclear Policy Programme, IISS; Executive Director, IISS–Americas; Co-Founder, EU Non-Proliferation Consortium

  • EU Non Proliferation and Disarmament Conference

    Introduction of Keynote Speaker: Sanam Shantyaei

    03 November 2016. 

    EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Conference 2016
    Evening Keynote Address
    Sanam Shantyaei, International Affairs Editor, France 24

  • EU Non Proliferation and Disarmament Conference

    Disarmament and Deterrence - Bridging the Divide: Hellmut Lagos

    03 November 2016. 

    EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Conference 2016 First Plenary Session
    Hellmut Lagos, Alternate Representative of Chile to the Conference on Disarmament in Geneva; Head of Delegation in the OEWG on Nuclear Disarmament

  • EU Non Proliferation and Disarmament Conference

    Disarmament and Deterrence - Bridging the Divide: Thomas Countryman

    03 November 2016. 

    EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Conference 2016 First Plenary Session

  • EU Non Proliferation and Disarmament Conference

    Disarmament and Deterrence - Bridging the Divide: Sergey Rogov

    03 November 2016. 

    EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Conference 2016 First Plenary Session
    Sergey Rogov, Academic Director, Institute for US and Canada Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences (ISKRAN)

  • EU Non Proliferation and Disarmament Conference

    Disarmament and Deterrence - Bridging the Divide: Q&A

    03 November 2016. 

    EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Conference 2016 First Plenary Session Q&A
    Chair: Jacek Bylica, Principal Adviser and Special Envoy for Non-proliferation and Disarmament, EEAS
    Thomas Countryman, Acting Under Secretary for Arms Control and International Security and Assistant Secretary for International Security and Nonproliferation, US Department of State
    Hellmut Lagos, Alternate Representative of Chile to the Conference on Disarmament in Geneva; Head of Delegation in the OEWG on Nuclear Disarmament
    Sergey Rogov, Academic Director, Institute for US and Canada Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences (ISKRAN)
    Bruno Tertrais, Senior Research Fellow, FRS

  • EU Non Proliferation and Disarmament Conference

    Disarmament and Deterrence - Bridging the Divide: Jacek Bylica

    03 November 2016. 

    EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Conference 2016 First Plenary Session

  • EU Non Proliferation and Disarmament Conference

    Disarmament and Deterrence - Bridging the Divide: Bruno Tetrais

    03 November 2016. 

    EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Conference 2016 First Plenary Session
    Bruno Tertrais, Deputy Director, FRS

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