Publications: Reports

NUCLEAR SECURITY CHECKLIST RESULTS: DEMONSTRATING IMPLEMENTATION OF IAEA INFORMATION CIRCULAR 869

In 2014, the Strengthening Nuclear Security Implementation initiative transitioned from a Nuclear Security Summit (NSS) product to International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Information Circular 869 (INFCIRC/869). It has the support of 38 states that have committed to fully implement the IAEA’s nuclear and radiological security documents, continuously improve national and operators’ systems, and ensure that…
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INTERNATIONAL NUCLEAR SECURITY PEER REVIEWS: MAKING THE IAEA IPPAS SERVICE GENERAL AND SUSTAINABLE

During the past decade, the international community and the Nuclear Security Summit process have given high priority to strengthening nuclear security world-wide. International peer reviews of national nuclear security regimes and of physical protection of nuclear and other radioactive materials has been identified as of key value for continuous improvement of nuclear security. The IAEA…
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A FRAMEWORK FOR ADVANCED NUCLEAR REACTOR DEVELOPMENT

The next generation of nuclear reactors are at a critical crossroad between technology development and deployment. In this policy memo, the Global Nexus Initiative (GNI) explains that near-term demonstration projects, advanced licensing procedures, and enhanced safety, security, and safeguards measures are critical if the next generation of reactors are to inspire public confidence, enable commercial…
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THE NUCLEAR SECURITY SUMMIT: ACCOMPLISHMENTS OF THE PROCESS

This final report in a series of six is a cumulative snapshot of what states have individually done to strengthen nuclear security during the course of the Nuclear Security Summit Process (2010 – 2016). The Nuclear Security Summit (NSS) process, initiated by U.S. President Barack Obama in 2009, will conclude in April 2016. It has brought…
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