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The Acronym Institute occasional blog offers coverage and commentary on developments in disarmament negotiations, multilateral arms control and international security. Acronym Institute staff blog from key (public) international conferences and events, such as NPT Review Conferences and relevant treaty negotiations.

The Acronym Institute occasional blog offers coverage and commentary on developments in disarmament negotiations, multilateral arms control and international security. Acronym Institute staff blog from key (public) international conferences and events, such as NPT Review Conferences and relevant treaty negotiations.

18 May 2010

As Main Committee II and the subsidiary bodies on institutional issues (SB3) and practical disarmament (SB1) ploughed on with negotiations over text,  I was planning to devote today’s blog...

17 May 2010

Posted by Meena Singelee, with input from Rebecca Johnson

In open sessions during the previous week and Monday morning (10 May), Main Committee III, chaired by Ambassador Takeshi Nakane (Japan),  has been meeting to...

17 May 2010

As the NPT Review Conference enters its third week in New York, Main Committee 3 (nuclear energy) is continuing its deliberations in Room 4 and Subsidiary Body 1 (practical nuclear disarmament) is dissecting the Chair's first draft in Room 2. We gather that the Committee I report --...