Accession Number:

ADA339273

Title:

Verification of Disarmament or Limitation of Armaments: Instruments, Negotiations, Proposals

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

UNITED NATIONS INST FOR DISARMAMENT RESEARCH GENEVA (SWITZERLAND)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1992-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

276.0

Abstract:

UNIDIR is an autonomous institution within the framework of the United Nations. It was established in 1980 by the General Assembly for the purpose of undertaking independent research on disarmament and related problems, particularly international security issues. The work of the Institute aims at Providing the international community with more diversified and complete data on problems relating to international security, the armaments race, and disarmament in all fields, particularly in the nuclear field, so as to facilitate progress, through negotiations, towards greater security for all States and toward the economic and social development of all peoples Promoting informed participation by all States in disarmament efforts Assisting ongoing negotiations in disarmament and continuing efforts to ensure greater international security at a progressively lower level of armaments, particularly nuclear armaments, by means of objective and factual studies and analyses Carrying out more in depth, forward looking, and long term research on disarmament, so as to provide a general insight into the problems involved, and stimulating new initiatives for new negotiations.

Subject Categories:

  • Defense Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE