Arms Trade

Global Governance & International Regimes

The threat of nuclear and conventional war makes increased dialogue between states and cooperative measures to reduce arms a critical pillar of modern security. Stimson experts promote greater dialogue and understanding between actors to reduce arms and increase stability.


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Current Research

September 21, 2017 | EXPERT: Rachel Stohl

By Rachel Stohl READ MORE

September 13, 2017 | EXPERT: Rachel Stohl

The Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) and UN Security Council Resolution (UNSCR) 1540 (2004) are two seemingly separate but interrelated regimes that impose important security obligations on Member States. READ MORE

July 20, 2017

By Eli Enos and Rachel Stohl READ MORE

February 6, 2017 | EXPERT: Rachel Stohl

Editor’s note: This analysis is part of 2017 Presidential Inbox — an ongoing Stimson Center series examining the major global challenges and opportunities the Trump administration faces during its first 100 days in office.  READ MORE

September 30, 2016 | EXPERT: Rachel Stohl

Burkina Faso, a small West African country that most Americans have never heard of and that saw a popular uprising in 2014 and attempted coup a year later, has received more than $4 million in the past 10 years to help professionalize its military. However, even with consistent U.S. READ MORE

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