Useful Twitter Handles

Here you will find useful twitter handles, from organizations to experts in the field. We’ve created a diverse collection of viewpoints, so please keep in mind that organizations and persons might have agendas that do not always fall in line with the perspective and ideals upheld by the Critical Issues Forum.

@CIF_CNS – The CIF Conference Twitter

*Check back for regular updates!*

International Organizations

@UN_Disarmament – The United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs
@iaeaorg – The International Atomic Energy Agency
@ctbto_alerts – The Comprehensive Test Ban Treat Organization
@UNIDIR – United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research

NGOs/Civil Society/Think Tanks

@nuclearban – The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons
@thegoodisis – Institute for Science and International Security
@belfercenter – Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs
@csis – Center for Strategic and International Studies
@sipriorg – Stockholm International Peace Research Institute
@brookingsfp – Brookings Institution
@stimsoncenter – Stimson Center
@BulletinAtomic – Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists
@theatomproject1 – The Atom Project
@CFR_org – Council on Foreign Relations
@CNS_DC – The James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies (D.C.)
@CNS_updates – The James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies (Monterey)
@VCDNP – The Vienna Center for Nonproliferation and Disarmament
@UCSUSA – Union of Concerned Scientists
@globalzero – Global Zero


@RCW_ – Reaching Critical Will (feminist perspective on Arms Control)
@38NorthNK – Analysis of Nuclear Events in/around the DPRK
@wildfire_v – A group promoting the abolition of nuclear weapons via satire
@GlobalActionPW – Human Security Policy Commentary
@EarlyWarningPF – The biweekly newsletter issued by Ploughshares Fund on nuclear issues
@rethink_media – Information on security issues


@CNS_MasakoToki – Director of CIF
@armscontrolwonk – Dr. Jeffrey Lewis
@cirincione – Joe Cirincione, president of Ploughshares Fund
@BeaFihn – Beatrice Fihn, head of ICAN
@KelseyDav – Kelsey Davenport, director of Arms Control Association


*Organizations found under analysis may also fall into the NGO/Civil Society category, however they mainly focus on tweeting commentary instead of focusing too heavily on organizational interests.

It may also be worth checking out the pages for governments of interest, as they often tweet issues related to #nuclear.