Expectations for the TPNW
THE PULSE

Expectations for the TPNW

21 Jun 2022 | John CARLSON, ABE Nobuyasu, Karla Mae PABELIÑA, Kasit PIROMYA, CHEONG Wooksik and Tanya OGILVIE-WHITE

The First Meeting of the States Parties to the Treaty for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW) will take place in Vienna from 21 June to 23 June. Six experts from Australia, South Korea, Thailand, Philippines, and Japan share their expectations and concerns for the TPNW. 

Analysis

TPNW in a Challenging Security Environment
COMMENTARIES

TPNW in a Challenging Security Environment

20 Jun 2022 | John CARLSON

The first meeting of TPNW states parties is taking place at a time when global hopes of avoiding nuclear war and eliminating nuclear weapons are facing major setbacks. There is an urgent need for ...

Analysis

Grappling with the TPNW: Options for Japan
COMMENTARIES

Grappling with the TPNW: Options for Japan

15 Jun 2022 | ABE Nobuyasu

How can Japan can support the TPNW and close the gap between the Japanese public support of the treaty and political action?

Analysis

CBMs are Not Enough: Time to Talk about Disarmament
THE KOREA TIMES COLUMN

CBMs are Not Enough: Time to Talk about Disarmament

8 Jun 2022 | Sadia TASLEEM

Sadia Tasleem argues that it is high time for India and Pakistan to start a serious conversation about the possibility of nuclear disarmament.

Analysis

The Limited Nuclear War Hidden Behind the Long Peace
COMMENTARIES

The Limited Nuclear War Hidden Behind the Long Peace

7 Jun 2022 | Robert JACOBS

Robert Jacobs highlights the impact that the thousands of nuclear weapons tests had on populations living in the vicinity of testing sites.

Projects

Preparing for Peace: Political and Financing Considerations for Cooperative Threat ...
COOPERATIVE THREAT REDUCTION PLUS DPRK

Preparing for Peace: Political and Financing Considerations for Cooperative Threat ...

31 May 2022 | Elaine NATALIE and Joel PETERSSON IVRE

This report proposes a plan to reengage the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) with the international community.

Projects

China’s Dilemma in the Russia-Ukraine War
TRANS-EURASIAN SECURITY

China’s Dilemma in the Russia-Ukraine War

2 Jun 2022 | Fei SU and Jingdong YUAN

Fei Su and Jingdong Yuan answer questions that the international community may have on China’s stance and approach to the Russia-Ukraine war.

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