Imperial Valley News
Washington, DC - The United Nations’ (UN) universal membership gives it unique convening power. The UN General Assembly (UNGA) and the UN Security Council (UNSC), in accordance with their respective responsibilities under the UN Charter, play significant roles in strengthening nuclear security globally.
Nuclear Security Summit 2016 Action Plan in Support of the Global Partnership Against the Spread of Weapons and Materials of Mass Destruction
Washington, DC - The Global Partnership against the Spread of Weapons and Materials of Mass Destruction (Global Partnership or GP) contributes to development, coordination, implementation and finance of new or expanded cooperation projects in various areas including nuclear and radiological security, and the implementation of United Nations Security Council Resolution 1540. Its members work unilaterally, bilaterally and multilaterally, according to their respective means.
Imperial County Supervisors Soliciting Public Input During Community Development Block Grant Public Hearing
El Centro, California - Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at 10:45 a.m., the Imperial County Board of Supervisors are scheduled to conduct a public hearing to discuss funding applications under the State’s 2016-2017 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program. The Board is soliciting public input on potential activities and projects that may be included in the upcoming applications.
Washington, DC - Secretary of State John Kerry met with EU High Representative and Vice President of the European Commission Federica Mogherini.
Washington, DC - This has gone on long enough. In 2004, Bill Gates predicted the demise of the password: “There is no doubt that over time, people are going to rely less and less on passwords. People use the same password on different systems, they write them down and they just don’t meet the challenge for anything you really want to secure.”
Washington, DC - In this week's address, the President spoke from the Nuclear Security Summit on one of the greatest threats to global security terrorists getting their hands on a weapon of mass destruction, such as a nuclear weapon. He discussed the global effort we have been leading to secure the world’s nuclear materials and highlighted the fact that working with other nations, we have removed or secured enough nuclear material for more than 150 nuclear weapons, material that will now never fall into the hands of terrorists.