Message from Dr Robert Floyd, APSN ChairThe Asia-Pacific Safeguards Network (APSN) is an important initiative of the Asia-Pacific region that reflects the commitment of the community of safeguards authorities in the region to the peaceful uses of nuclear energy underpinned by effective safeguards implementation. more
What is International Safeguards?
The Treaty on the Nonproliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT) requires its signatories to implement safeguards to ensure that nuclear technology is only used for peaceful purposes. more
Considerable human and technological capacity is required on part of State safeguards authorities to be able to effectively implement their safeguards obligations. more
APSN Survey: Report of Findings
In effort to prioritize its activities, APSN carried out two surveys to obtain a better understanding of safeguards needs in the region and to establish a baseline of available training capabilities. more