W. Alton Jones Foundation

Secure World Program

1995 Grants to Promote Common Security

For Global Strategies on Common Security
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace * Feb 1995 - $80,000
Washington, DC
To promote, through the Moscow Center, nonproliferation and strict nuclear controls in the former Soviet Union and to assess the effectiveness of security assurances to stem demand for nuclear weapons.

Seventh International Summer Symposium on Science and World Affairs * Feb 1995 - $50,000
Sponsored by the Union of Concerned Scientists
Cambridge, MA
To foster a network of young researchers and scientists, particularly in Ukraine, China, India and Pakistan, to address arms control and international security problems and policy.

Common Security in the Former Soviet Union
Center for Arms Control, Energy and Environmental Studies * Feb 1995 - $58,960
Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology
Moscow, RUSSIA
To identify and examine technical and security policy issues raised by nuclear weapons reduction in Russia and the U.S., including disposition of plutonium.

Center for Foreign Policy Development * Feb 1995 - $40,000
Brown University
Providence, RI
The Carter-Brezhnev Project: Global Competition and the Deterioration of U.S.-Soviet Relations

Project on the Newly Independent States * Feb 1995 - $50,000
A Project of the Tides Foundation
Bethesda, MD
To urge reform of U.S. government aid programs to the former Soviet Union to encourage the more extensive use of small organizations for distribution of financial assistance.

Common Security in the Middle East
Columbia University * Feb 1995 - $75,000
School of International and Public Affairs
New York, NY
For research, workshops and an electronic database and forum on security issues in the Persian Gulf.

The Galili Center for Strategy and National Security * Nov 1995 - $33,000
A Project of Yad Tabenkin
Ramat Efal, ISRAEL
For an Israeli-Arab conference on common approaches to halt and reverse the proliferation of ballistic missiles in the Middle East.

Initiative for Peace and Cooperation in the Middle East * Feb 1995 - $165,000
A Project of Search for Common Ground
Washington, DC
To facilitate, in 1995, a comprehensive multi-track approach to Middle East security and cooperation.

Initiative for Peace and Cooperation in the Middle East * Nov 1995 - $180,000
A Project of Search for Common Ground
Washington, DC
To facilitate, in 1996, a comprehensive multi-track approach to Middle East security and cooperation.

Common Security in Northeast Asia
Center for International Security and Arms Control * Feb 1995 - $200,000 over 2 years
Stanford University
Stanford, CA
To promote cooperative security, conflict resolution and nuclear nonproliferation in the Asian Pacific region.

Center for International Strategy, Technology and Policy * Feb 1995 - $125,000
Georgia Institute of Technology
Atlanta, GA
To involve former military and foreign policy leaders from Northeast Asia in developing a collective security regime for the region, focusing on a limited nuclear-weapons-free zone.

Center for War, Peace and the News Media * Feb 1995 - $175,000
New York University
New York, NY
To enhance journalist, public and policy maker awareness of nuclear nonproliferation and other security issues, particularly in Asia.

Nautilus Institute * May 1995 - $200,000 over 2 years
Nautilus of America, Inc.
Berkeley, CA
To encourage confidence-building measures in Northeast Asia and to foster an electronic network of scholars and policy makers to address security issues in the region.

Program for International Studies in Asia * May 1995 - $40,000
A Project of the American Council of Learned Societies
Washington, DC
To hold a summer workshop on international security and arms control in China, with American and Chinese participation.

Common Security in Europe
Centre for European Security and Disarmament * May 1995 - $35,000
Brussels, BELGIUM
To monitor and disseminate information on nuclear weapons and related security policies of various European security institutions, such as NATO, the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe, and the European Union.

Rev. 97.4.10
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