Nuclear Forensics training
Challenge: Certain terrorist groups and states are attempting to acquire WMD dual-use materials, technology and expertise.
Response: Build global capacity to prevent and detect the diversion of WMD-related dual-use material, technology and expertise through programs that:
- Strengthen U.S. Government capacity to detect, prevent and interdict WMD-related commodity and technology transfers to foreign programs of concern
- Strengthen foreign partner capacity to detect, prevent and interdict illicit trafficking of WMD-related material, equipment, and technology
- Strengthen foreign partner WMD-related knowledge/information security and mitigate the risk of expertise proliferation through science and technology collaboration, outreach and training
- Strengthen foreign partner nuclear forensics capabilities to help deter illicit trafficking of nuclear and radiological material