W. Alton Jones Foundation
Secure World Program
1995 Grants to Prevent the Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons
- ACRONYM Consortium * May 1995 - $35,000
A Project of Farndon House Information Trust
- To produce Nuclear Proliferation News, a biweekly publication covering nonproliferation issues at the Conference on Disarmament.
- American Academy of Arts and Sciences * Nov 1995 - $25,000
- To complete a study on nuclear history and arms control on the Middle East and disseminate results in the Middle East and the U.S.
- Canadian Centre for Global Security * Feb 1995 - $20,000
Ottawa, ON CANADA
- To conduct a workshop on extension of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty for delegates from the many smaller, non-nuclear-weapons states.
- Center for International Security and Arms Control * May 1995 - $44,567
- To identify new strategies to reduce the incentives to acquire nuclear weapons.
- Center for International Trade and Security * Nov 1995 - $80,000
University of Georgia
- To promote nonproliferation export controls in the Newly Independent States of the former Soviet Union.
- Committee for Critical Technologies and Nonproliferation * May 1995 - $36,150
- To address the problems of disposition of spent nuclear fuel from decommisioned Russian nuclear naval vessels.
- Fourth Freedom Forum * Nov 1995 - $37,000
- To survey Pakistani public opinion on the future of Pakistan's nuclear weapons program and possible policy options.
- Institute for Science and International Security * Nov 1995 - $125,000
- To analyze nuclear programs in regions of proliferation concern, to strengthen global nonproliferation tools, and to promote completion of a Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty.
- International Institute for Strategic Studies * May 1995 - $110,000
- To explore incentives to promote nonproliferation in states with powerful nuclear and missile production industries, in this case Russia.
- Monterey Institute of International Studies * May 1995 - $300,000 over 2 years
- To develop communities of nonproliferation specialists in the post-Soviet states.
- Nuclear Control Institute * Nov 1995 - $35,000
- To aid in evaluation of vitrification as a method of disposing of plutonium and in assessing safety risks in the sea or air transport of plutonium and other radioactive wastes.
- Programme for Promoting Nuclear Non-Proliferation * Nov 1995 - $200,000 over 2 years
University of Southampton
- To assist the international community in sustaining and reinforcing nuclear nonproliferation and in strengthening the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty.
- United Nations Association of the United States of America * May 1995 - $20,000
New York, NY
- To examine strengthening the role of the UN Security Council in confronting the spread of weapons of mass destruction.
- Wisconsin Project on Nuclear Arms Control * May 1995 - $100,000
- To inhibit the spread of nuclear weapons by creating an export information bank to help exporters keep strategic technology away from buyers with clandestine nuclear weapon programs.
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