The Nuclear Security Contact Group (NSCG) was established at the 2016 Nuclear Security Summit through the Joint Statement on Sustaining Action to Strengthen Global Nuclear Security.
The co-sponsors of the Joint Statement agreed to help address continuing and evolving nuclear security challenges, with the objectives of advancing implementation of nuclear security commitments and building a strengthened, sustainable and comprehensive global nuclear security architecture.
The NSCG or “Contact Group” has been established with the aim of facilitating cooperation and sustaining engagement on nuclear security after the conclusion of the Nuclear Security Summit process. The Contact Group is tasked with:
This video premiered on 5 December 2018 at the "INFCIRC 910: A Global Tool for Radioactive Source Security" Side Event at the IAEA International Conference on the Security of Radioactive Material. The Side Event was co-hosted by France, Germany, and the United States.
This video premiered on 12 March 2019 at the 2019 International Symposium on Insider Threat Mitigation in Brussels, Belgium. The Symposium was co-hosted by Belgium and the United States.