Tokyo conference on nuclear nonproliferation and disarmament 4–5 November 1999
The Institute for International Policy Studies (IIPS) of Japan, the Konrad Adenauer Foundation of Germany, and the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs (BCSIA) of Harvard University, USA, held a joint meeting on nuclear nonproliferation and disarmament in Tokyo on 4–5 March 1999 and agreed on a Joint Proposal. This Proposal was then distributed to leading research institutes around the world and their viewpoints were solicited. Twenty representatives from 15 countries gathered for a conference to discuss the Proposal on 4–5 November 1999. The following report is a summary of the discussion that took place at the November conference. The Joint Proposal was published in Asia-Pacific Review, Vol. 6, No. 1, May 1999.