Gareth Evans

Articles by Gareth Evans

16 November 2015
AmericasAsiaEurope/RussiaMiddle East

Challenges for the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists at 70: Restoring reason to the nuclear debate

Gareth Evans

The following is a keynote address by Gareth Evans at the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists’ Annual Clock Symposium, convened in Chicago on November 16, 2015.

4 February 2009

Revitalizing high-level nonproliferation and disarmament talks

Gareth Evans

Unproductive blame shifting has dominated the nuclear debate in recent years, frustrating progress and serving only the interests of those who are content to see no movement on nonproliferation and disarmament. Rekindling a spirit of common purpose on the nuclear agenda is an urgent task.

Despite the post-Cold War decline in public attention, the consequences of nuclear weapons proliferation and an indifferent international performance on nuclear disarmament remain potentially catastrophic.