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MacArthur President Robert Gallucci Speaks and Facilitates Arab Spring Discussion

As part of the 2011 Independent Sector conference, join international experts as they discuss the Arab Spring phenomenon, what's behind the movement, its international and national implications, and if democracy is now a certainty in ... Read More

A Discussion on Japan's State of Nuclear Emergency

The world’s eyes are on Japan as it struggles to recover from the largest recorded earthquake in its history. Read More
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Nuclear Materials Security Index Released

MacArthur grantee the Nuclear Threat Initiative released the first-of-its-kind, public baseline assessment of the status of nuclear materials security conditions in 176 countries Read More
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Report on Preventing Nuclear Terrorism

The report calls for a stronger International Atomic Energy Agency, more comprehensive security standards for nuclear states, and more. Read More

MacArthur's Robert Gallucci On What to Do, and Not Do, About North Korea

The death of North Korean leader Kim Jong-il creates some opportunities and potential traps for the administration and senior leaders in the United States, says MacArthur President Robert Gallucci. Read More

Improving Cross-Taiwan Strait Relations

With MacArthur support, an academic dialogue seeks to help governments and societies of Mainland China and Taiwan improve communication, stabilization, and progress in cross-Taiwan Strait relations. Read More

Leadership and the Future of Nuclear Energy

MacArthur President Robert Gallucci speaks at a symposium of energy scientists and researchers about future of nuclear energy. Read More

PBS Frontline Investigates U.S. Campaign of Targeted Killing

PBS FRONTLINE, a MacArthur grantee, carries out an in-depth investigation into the United States’ unprecedented campaign of targeted killing. Read More

Deterrence in the Age of Nuclear Proliferation

George Shultz, William Perry, Henry Kissinger, and Sam Nunn call for nations to begin moving now toward a new, safer, and more stable form of deterrence with decreasing nuclear risks. Read More
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MacArthur Awards $4 Million to Help Reduce the Threat of Nuclear Weapons

MacArthur announced six grants totaling nearly $4 million for efforts to prevent nuclear terrorism and strengthen regional nuclear stability in South Asia. Read More

Nuclear Security and Chicago

Coinciding with the announcement of grants supporting nuclear security, the Chicago Tribune spotlights MacArthur President Robert Gallucci’s background as a diplomat and nuclear expert. Read More

Using Technology to Monitor Human Rights Abuses in Hard-to-Reach Places

Technology originally developed by the American Association for the Advancement of Science, with support from MacArthur, to help monitor human rights abuses in hard-to-reach places is the basis of the new Satellite Sentinel Project, which will ... Read More

North Korea’s New Nuclear Plant

MacArthur grantees The Institute for Science and International Security and Stanford's Sig Hecker helped illuminate the details of the country's new facility. Read More

Foundation President Robert Gallucci Addresses the City Club of Chicago

MacArthur President Robert Gallucci shares his insights into philanthropy while discussing his background and his goals for the Foundation. Read More

Asia Security Initiative Members Meet in Seoul

Representatives from organizations that are part of MacArthur's Asia Security Initiative gathered in Seoul, South Korea, in early July to discuss shared security concerns and strategies to combat them. Read More

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