Cooperation in Action: GSI eNewsletter, Spring, 2014

Events, reports, and analysis Spring, 2014 A Message from the President The Global Security Institute is an organization with physical and fiscal resources not commensurate with its mission to advance international cooperation, the rule of law, and the abolition of nuclear weapons. However, there are other resources that make a difference. We have found that […]

RE: The Nuclear Security Summit 2014 in The Hague, Netherlands

Kudos to The Nuclear Security Summit March 20, 2014: The Global Security Institute congratulates the heads of state and government gathering in The Hague on March 24-25 for their work in improving the security of nuclear materials. We applaud President Obama’s leadership in this matter.   No one doubts that better management of nuclear materials is a valuable endeavor. However, the duty to […]

PNND Annual Assembly 2014

The network of Parliamentarians for Nuclear Non-Proliferation and Disarmament (PNND) held a resoundingly successful Annual Assembly in Washington, DC, February 25-28, 2014. US Senator Ed Markey functioned as honorary Chair of the event, which was organized jointly by PNND and the Friedrich Ebert Foundation, with support from the Simons Foundation and the Kazakhstan Embassy to the United […]

PNND Assembly 2014: Climbing the Mountain, Feb 25-27, Washington, D.C.

  Climbing The Mountain: Legislators collaborating on bilateral, plurilateral and global measures towards a secure nuclear-weapons-free-world Parliamentary Conference and PNND Annual Assembly February 25-27, 2014 — Washington, DC Hosted by Honorary Chair US Senator Ed Markey, Co-President of Parliamentarians for Nuclear Non-proliferation and Disarmament (PNND) Organized by PNND and the Frederich Ebert Foundation Supported by […]

ATOM Project launched at parliamentary assembly in Kazakhstan

I myself have no arms to hug you, but a heart as big as the open space of Kazakhstan ready to embrace the world for peace and nuclear disarmament. Karipbek Kuyukov, Honorary ATOM Project Ambassador The ATOM Project, an exciting new initiative to build global support for nuclear abolition, was launched at a parliamentary assembly […]

GSI eNewsletter: July 2011

Message from the President MPI Activities     – New Brief: “A Global Law to Ban Nuclear Weapons”     – Ottawa Seminar     – World Capital Tour     – InterAction Council     – Swiss Seminar on Irreversibility     – Geneva Consultation     – Promoting the Rule of Law DPE Activities     – United Religions Initiative     – Newark Peace Education Summit     – India urged to […]

GSI eNewsletter: January 2012

1. A Message from the President 2. DPE Activities – GSI hosts Ban Ki-moon on UN Day – Promoting the SG’s Five Point Proposal – Advancing International Humanitarian Law – Launching Nuclear Abolition Forum – A Call for Abolition from the Central Asian Steppe – Ongoing work with United Religions Initiative – India and the […]

Presentation: Words Into Action

Presentation delivered at the Forum for a Nuclear Weapons-Free World by GSI President Jonathan Granoff Astana – Semey, Kazakhstan October 11-13, 2011 It is an honor and privilege to be here with so many deeply committed people whose efforts to end threats posed by nuclear weapons simply must succeed. The people of Kazakhstan and its […]

Kazakhstan hosts “Nuclear Weapons Free World Forum”

October 12-13, Astana Kazakhstan the Government of Kazakhstan convened the ‘Nuclear Weapons Free World Forum’ which hosted 400 scientists, experts politicians and representatives from different countries, and the heads and representatives of international organizations including the UN, IAEA, OSCE, SCO, CSTO, EurAsEC, CICA, UNESCO, and the CTBTO. The forum issued a declaration calling for a […]

A Call from the Central Asian Steppe:

International Forum For A Nuclear Weapons-Free World October 12-13, 2011 Kazakhstan GSI Report On October 12-13, the Government of Kazakhstan convened the “International Forum for a Nuclear Weapons-Free World” which hosted 400 scientists, experts politicians and representatives from different countries, and the heads and representatives of international organizations including the United Nations (UN), the International […]