The Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation, based in Washington, D.C., is a national nonpartisan 501c(3) nonprofit seeking to reduce nuclear weapons arsenals, halt the spread of nuclear weapons and minimize the risk of war by educating the public and policymakers. We focus heavily on education efforts to Members of Congress, Congressional staffers, the media and general public via public and private outreach.
- Security SpendingThe Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation supports the optimization of national security spending by curbing wasteful, ineffective, and unnecessary spending.
- No First UseThe idea is simple: we don’t need to use nuclear weapons first. We can protect ourselves and our allies without having to start a nuclear war.
- Missile DefenseDespite decades of research, development, and testing, there remains no reliably effective anti-missile system to counter intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs).
- Non-Proliferation IssuesAcross the world, there are stockpiles of nuclear, chemical, and biological weapons that should be consolidated, secured, accounted for and destroyed.
- Info about nuclear weapons by the Center for Arms Control and Non-ProliferationWhile the global stockpile of nuclear weapons has been significantly reduced since the Cold War, there are still an estimated 14,000 nuclear weapons in nine different countries — 93% of which belong to the United States and Russia.
- Issues by the Center for Arms Control and Non-ProliferationNuclear issues, news, and analysis by the Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation.
- Nukes of HazardNukes of Hazard is the name the Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation uses for producing blog posts, podcasts and videos that are smart, factual and shareable.
- Analysis of nuclear countriesThe Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation specifically provides in-depth analysis of nuclear issues in the United States, Iran, North Korea, Russia, India and Pakistan.