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April 12, 2018
http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=e7b4c08468c2c8792efcda0e25b7de7aea38efc9b392e2eab516f69003b6bf8c44462bc4f0d879dc3441a1c19acd455c8942f919147a910d Adm. Michael Mullen and Nathalie Tocci Join NTI’s Board of Directors; Amb. Laura Holgate to Serve as Vice President, Material Security and Minimization
Former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=e7b4c08468c2c879d1777d95b0d5b4916f71b7b674dcb2c69de92665b67a90ec126f46abd8abdbc88de6b25f92a4ffae2140ae3b8e999229 Admiral Michael Mullen and http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=e7b4c08468c2c879078bc70659372d6c74682662c13845e305f6f79e49686414e34d81c91ffd1b349bf61d2ca818e4a2d8d4260e60ed4e07 Nathalie Tocci, Director of the Istituto Affari Internazionali in Italy, http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=e7b4c08468c2c8792efcda0e25b7de7aea38efc9b392e2eab516f69003b6bf8c44462bc4f0d879dc3441a1c19acd455c8942f919147a910d have joined NTI’s Board of Directors. In addition, Ambassador http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=e7b4c08468c2c879742564073ac957b40cc583c22a2d37089a88cb5d74d2ed652f336ccc48137f18669686ee18f0d1808be30a548882826e Laura S. H. Holgate, former U.S. Representative to the Vienna Office of the United Nations and the International Atomic Energy Agency, has joined NTI as Vice President, Material Security and Minimization.
“We are delighted to welcome these new members to the NTI team,” said NTI CEO and Co-Chair http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=e7b4c08468c2c879007e3fcc19303c456442c71fb8a93cca7d84c2f14c3e66699d6e54fbed64ad4fb2cd190ab7059ed97b8926cee009c258 Ernest J. Moniz. “Admiral Mullen brought bold and original thinking to his work as Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and I’m confident he’ll do the same at NTI. Nathalie Tocci is an esteemed expert in security and defense policy and will add an excellent perspective to NTI’s mission of building a safer world.”
“We are excited to welcome Laura back to NTI,” NTI Co-Chair and former Senator http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=e7b4c08468c2c879f8b4cf4d7ed1b647f169da7871dc51db278418d1d327803460cc76568c9ccfeb6786ce5d06093adfa02d494016ec6bbb Sam Nunn added. “Laura’s deep knowledge and impressive experience in reducing global dangers make her a leading global expert on nuclear threats and preventing terrorism. I am particularly proud of her important roles in the groundbreaking Nuclear Security Summits, which made significant progress in securing nuclear materials globally.” http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=e7b4c08468c2c8792efcda0e25b7de7aea38efc9b392e2eab516f69003b6bf8c44462bc4f0d879dc3441a1c19acd455c8942f919147a910d READ MORE
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http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=e7b4c08468c2c8790c4674e73f22e3aad98404743c6c403a593283536ca267b369ec78c1daa6d309fdfd3c3e502414d762b6e0aa344de978 More than 21 Countries Tackle Technical Challenges to Nuclear Disarmament Two weeks ago, more than 90 experts from 21 countries http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=65ae2dea50976a5cc93032ed6fe318a689912148042a13eb4b600615886552c12235c65ea34d1849199598a144e7b909b00177fd970d1faf made progress in their efforts to identify challenges and develop potential solutions assocaited with nuclear disarmament verification. The International Partnership for Nuclear Disarmament Verification (IPNDV) working group meeting was hosted by the Swedish Ministry of Foreign Affairs and continued Phase II of the Partnership. IPNDV is a unique public-private partnership between State and NTI and includes countries with and without nuclear weapons. http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=65ae2dea50976a5cc93032ed6fe318a689912148042a13eb4b600615886552c12235c65ea34d1849199598a144e7b909b00177fd970d1faf READ MORE
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