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VERTIC signs cooperation agreement with the IAEA

On 8 December 2022, VERTIC signed an agreement for Practical Arrangements on Cooperation in the area of International Safeguards with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA). Under the agreement, VERTIC and the IAEA will consult regularly on their activities in the area of Safeguards and will cooperate on some initiatives, with a focus on training […]

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VERTIC launches new mailing list

The new VERTIC mailing list with a Summer/Autumn 2021 email update has just been sent out. If you were not on the list then the contents from the mail can be found here. If you want to be added to the list then please signup here:

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VERTIC Commentary on the UK’s Integrated Review

Senior Researchers Dr Grant Christopher and Alberto Muti contributed to a compendium on the non-proliferation aspect in the UK's Integrated Review, published by King's College London. They argue the UK has created a tension between its nuclear strategy and fulfilment of its non-proliferation obligations. As they argue: ‘That the UK reversed a course of three-decades [...]

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VERTIC at the 2019 Science, Peace and Security conference in Darmstadt, Germany

On 25-27 September, VERTIC participated in the 2019 Science, Peace and Security conference in Darmstadt, Germany. Attended by Senior Researcher Dr Grant Christopher, the conference included over 100 participants from eight difference countries presenting on current research on the interdisciplinary challenges and solutions to questions of international security, the creation of peace and transparency-and trust-building […]

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