Olamide Samuel is a Track II diplomat and researcher in arms control, nuclear politics and international security. He is currently a Research Associate in Nuclear Politics at the University of Leicester, and is also a Senior Teaching Fellow at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) University of London.
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Today the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists have announced the Doomsday Clock 2023 and how close we are to midnight. We asked some of our network members what can be done to turn back the clock and avert a man-made global catastrophe.
In contrast to the disappointing outcomes of the non-proliferation and disarmament pillars of the 2022 Review Conference, a significant reinvigoration took place in the peaceful uses of nuclear energy pillar. Olamide Samuel writes that Pillar III offered progressive solutions by identifying how the treaty plays a role in mitigating some of the most pressing human and environmental security issues of our time and could help inform mechanisms for cooperation and success in future RevCons.