Status: Approved

Project Code: OffCycle-71-

Declassification of Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty documents for 50th Anniversary

Project Title Declassification of Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty documents for 50th Anniversary
Project Summary Review and declassification of 1960s documents that describe the pre-negotiation thinking, analyses, and conversations as lead up to the signing of the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty.
Country United States
Agency Department of State
DoS Office ISN/RA
Post N/A
Section N/A
Number of Interns 1
Project Description

declassify 1960s documents in the lead up to negotiations of the Nonproliferation of Nuclear Weapons Treaty (NPT) for display at the 50th Anniversary of the NPT on March 5, 2020 during a United Nations celebration. This effort includes documents that describe conversations with senior foreign officials and illustrates how difficult it was to arrive at the final NPT text.

Required Skills or Interests
Skill(s)
Data visualization
Editing and proofreading
Additional Information

This project is an Undersecretary priority to review, sanitize and release for the public all documents in the lead up to the actual negotiations of the NPT.