Articles and Analyses

Our articles and analyses comprise briefings, presentations, reports, press communiques and other pieces of analysis published or commissioned by the Acronym Institute.  The most recent of these can be read below.

Our articles and analyses comprise briefings, presentations, reports, press communiques and other pieces of analysis published or commissioned by the Acronym Institute.  The most recent of these can be read below.

Dr Rebecca Johnson
27 November 2014

Preventable Threats: The humanitarian impacts of nuclear weapons: UK risks and challenges

Something new and challenging is shaking up the world of nuclear weapons and proliferation. In March 2013, 128 governments met in Oslo to discuss the humanitarian impacts of these weapons of mass...

19 November 2014

Read about the parliamentary petition ('Early Day Motion') urging the UK to attend the Vienna conference in December, and a debate about the Mutual Defence Agreement (MDA) in this summary of parliamentary activity around nuclear weapons.

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20 October 2014

On 16th October, the British government finally published the amendments made to the 1958 US-UK Mutual Defence Agreement (MDA) prior to its updating and renewal in...