in Disarmament Agreements
Necessity of Verification of Transparency Treaties
is not an aim in itself, but an essential element in the process of achieving
arms limitation and disarmament agreements...[it] should promote the implementation
of arms limitation and disarmament measures, build confidence among States
and ensure that agreements are being observed by all parties."
-UN Resolution A/51/182
What is transparency in disarmament agreements?
Why is verification of transparency treaties so important?
History- Verification in the Cold War
International Atomic Energy Agency
Treaties and Resolutions with Verification Mechanisms
A. UN Resolutions
Current Issues in Verification
People's Republic of Korea
IAEA's Expansion of Safeguards
Future of Verification