At a time of shifting global power, RUSI is one of the few Western institutes to have established a working dialogue with China's national security establishment. Asia
This programme explores the future of peace and security throughout the world's largest and most populous continent.
The purpose of this study has been to explore and identify areas of agreement between China and the UK across the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) agenda, in the run-up to the 2010 diplomatic conference that will review the treaty.
British and Chinese experts fielded by the China Institute for International Strategic Studies (CIISS) and RUSI have collaborated over the course of 2009 to exchange views on furthering the NPT goals of counter-proliferation and nuclear disarmament.