Grantee Profile

Center for a Secure Nuclear Future

Grants to Center for a Secure Nuclear Future

  • $382,000

    2015 (Duration 1 year, 11 months)

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Center for a Secure Nuclear Future is a public charity. The award is for its Fissile Materials Working Group (FMWG) a coalition of 80 non-governmental organizations from the United States and 32 other countries' works to provide action-oriented policy solutions to keep the world safe from nuclear terrorism. In the lead up to the 2016 Nuclear Security Summit in the United States, FMWG conducts activities to raise public awareness of the need to improve global nuclear security and provides prescriptions for policymakers on preventing nuclear terrorism.

  • $220,000Active Strategy

    2013 (Inactive Grant)

    International Peace & Security

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Center for a Secure Nuclear Future is a public charity. The grant is for its Fissile Materials Working Group (FMWG)—a non-governmental coalition of more than 65 U.S. and international organizations working to provide action-oriented policy solutions to keep the world safe from nuclear terrorism. The goal of this grant is to improve nuclear security in the context of the 2014 Nuclear Security Summit in the Netherlands. This fits with the Foundation’s goal to prevent nuclear terrorism by restricting access to fissile materials. Funds will be used for partial staff salaries, travel, conferences, stipends, media messaging, and publication costs.

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Center for a Secure Nuclear Future $602,000 between 1978 and 2016.

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