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Jul 16, 2020, 09:00 ET New COVID-19 Policy Mapping Tool and Database Released to Help Inform Decision Making

Amid a resurgence in COVID-19 cases and in anticipation of outbreaks intensifying over the summer, the experts behind COVID-Local.org have launched a ...


Sep 26, 2018, 09:30 ET New Report Finds Nuclear Weapons and Related Systems Increasingly Vulnerable to Cyberattack, Analyzes Scenarios, and Offers Recommendations to Prevent Catastrophe

Nuclear weapons and related systems are increasingly vulnerable to sophisticated cyberattacks, and nuclear-armed states must cooperate and accelerate ...


Mar 23, 2017, 09:30 ET Ernest J. Moniz Named New CEO of Nuclear Threat Initiative

Former U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest J. Moniz has been named the new chief executive officer and co-chairman of the Board of Directors of the...


Jan 14, 2016, 11:03 ET As Final Head-of-State Nuclear Security Summit Approaches, Nunn and NTI Warn of Slowing Progress on Preventing Nuclear Terrorism

At a time of escalating threats and as world leaders prepare to gather for the final Nuclear Security Summit, the third edition of the Nuclear Threat ...


Jan 08, 2014, 10:00 ET Releasing the 2014 NTI Index, Nunn Calls on Leaders To Address Weaknesses in Global Nuclear Security

The Nuclear Threat Initiative (NTI) today released the 2014 NTI Nuclear Materials Security Index, a unique public assessment of nuclear materials...


Mar 06, 2013, 08:16 ET Shultz, Perry, Kissinger, Nunn Call for Steps to Reduce Nuclear Dangers

Today, George Shultz, Bill Perry, Henry Kissinger and Sam Nunn called for urgent attention on the nuclear threat and outlined key areas for President ...


Oct 16, 2012, 02:23 ET Fifty Years after Cuban Missile Crisis, Nuclear Threat Still Looms

Fifty years ago, the United States and the Soviet Union spent two weeks on the brink of nuclear war during the Cuban Missile Crisis. Today, the...


Oct 04, 2011, 12:35 ET NTI Marks 10th Anniversary; Honors 10 Leaders Who Have Made Significant Contributions to Reducing Global Threats

The Nuclear Threat Initiative (NTI) is celebrating its 10th anniversary tonight with an awards dinner honoring leaders from around the globe who have ...


Apr 06, 2010, 03:04 ET White House to Host Screening Tonight of Nuclear Tipping Point;

Nuclear Tipping Point, a documentary film on today's global nuclear dangers, will be screened tonight at the White House. The screening will be...