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Niue Ratifies the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban-Treaty

5th March 2014

Niue ratified the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT), becoming the 162th country to do so. Niue’s ratification follows the country’s signature on 9 April 2012. Lassina Zerbo, Executive Secretary of the Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO), said: “I welcome… [source: CTBTO]

IAEA Board of Governors Convenes March Meeting

3rd March 2014

The 35-member IAEA Board of Governors convenes its second official meeting in 2014 beginning Monday, 3 March 2014. Topics on the agenda include issues related to: applications for membership of the Agency; strengthening the Agency's activities in nuclear, radiation, transport… [source: IAEA]

NEW UNRCPD Newsletter (Vol. 2 No. 1)

20th February 2014

UNRCPD had a busy end to 2013 with two major conferences addressing issues of security, non-proliferation and disarmament in the Asia-Pacific: the annual disarmament and non-proliferation conference in Jeju, Republic of Korea, with a focus this time on UNSCR 1540,… [source: UNRCPD]