1887

An illusion of safety

Challenges of nuclear weapon detonations for united nations humanitarian coordination and response

image of An illusion of safety
There is renewed and deep international concern about the catastrophic humanitarian consequences that would result from the detonation of nuclear weapons in populated areas. Yet 25 years after the end of the Cold War, nuclear weapons and nuclear deterrence remain central to the security doctrines of a significant number of states. This volume explores the risks and consequences of a nuclear weapon detonation event especially for the United Nations system in terms of preparedness.

English

.

Conclusions

This study’s purpose has been to explore the validity of a finding from the Oslo conference that

English

This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error