Ploughshares Fund

In Brief

1981, San Francisco; security/peace; nuclear wpns report; J. Cirincione

Description

(1981, San Francisco; www.ploughshares.org).

“Invest in security and peace worldwide.” Funds, organizes, and innovates projects to realize a world free from the threat of nuclear weapons. Grants in three areas: 1) promoting elimination by pushing reduction n the US and Russian stockpiles and increasing the momentum toward zero; 2) preventing emergence of new nuclear states, especially Iran and North Korea; 3) building regional peace and security, especially in South Asia. Publishes the World Nuclear Stockpile Report and a Ploughshares Blog focused on 9 themes. President: Joseph Cirincione; 16 staff.

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