Naomi Egel

Research Associate, International Institutions and Global Governance

Contact Info:

E-mail: negel@cfr.org

Selected Publications:

Meeting Halfway: Nuclear Weapon States and the Humanitarian Disarmament InitiativeThe Internationalist, CFR.org, December 4, 2014

The Arms Trade Treaty: Time to Celebrate?The Internationalist, CFR.org, December 29, 2014

Rapporteur Report: “Advancing U.S. Leadership on Oceans Governance” CFR.org, December 17, 2014

Publications

Op-Ed

A Constructive Ban-the-Bomb Movement

Authors: Adam Mount and Naomi Egel
Bulletin of Atomic Scientists

On Monday, diplomats will gather in New York for a conference to review the Nonproliferation Treaty (NPT). Held once every five years, the Review Conference is an opportunity to assess progress on the treaty’s basic bargain: States without nuclear weapons promise not to build them if the five nuclear states promise to get rid of theirs. This conference comes at a critical time. For 70 years, the nonproliferation regime has limited the spread of nuclear weapons. Today, it is marked by deep discord.

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