Non-Proliferation

Safeguards to Prevent Nuclear Proliferation

Most countries participate in international initiatives designed to limit the proliferation of nuclear weapons. The international safeguards system has since 1970 successfully prevented the diversion of fissile materials into weapons.

India, China & NPT

While India and China are alike in having large aspirations to produce clean energy in the 21st century using nuclear power, the two countries occupy quite different positions in relation to the Non-Proliferation Treaty.