"[Arms Control Today] has become indispensable! I think it is the combination of the critical period we are in and the quality of the product. I found myself reading the May issue from cover to cover."

– Frank von Hippel
Co-Director of Program on Science and Global Security, Princeton University
About ACA

Fact Sheets Dropdown Test

Arms Control Association fact sheets provide a basic overview of key agreements and issues. Select from one of the subject categories below or the Complete Listing for a full list of available fact sheets.

Nuclear Weapons: Who Has What at a Glance

Help Guide Our Future Work: The 2017 Member and Supporters Survey

We appreciate your support and commitment to eliminating the threats posed by world's most dangerous weapons. Your input on our issue priorities and future programming initiatives is important to us. We’d appreciate your input on this quick (2 minute) survey. 

Inside the Arms Control Association - Archive

Our monthly newsletter, Inside the Arms Control Association, offers members and supporters added insight into the work of the Association's staff and leadership. Learn more about our work by subscribing today.

2017 Annual Meeting Attendee Survey

Vote for the 2016 Arms Control Person of the Year

The Arms Control Association is a national nonpartisan membership organization dedicated to promoting public understanding of and support for effective arms control policies.

Arms Control Person(s) of the Year


The Arms Control Association is dedicated to providing authoritative information and promoting practical solutions to address the dangers posed by the world's most dangerous weapons. Every year since 2007, we nominate and select individuals and institutions that have advanced effective arms control, nonproliferation, and disarmament solutions and/or raised awareness of the threats posed by mass casualty weapons.

45 Years of History and Accomplishments

Since 1971, the Arms Control Association is proud to have played a part in advancing and securing major arms control and nonproliferation successes that have helped avoid bad situations from becoming much worse. The Arms Control Association has shown it can deliver authoritative information, ideas, and analysis that help shape the public policy debate in Washington, across the United States, and around the world.

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Arms Control Association Experts


The Arms Control Association can provide speakers and experts on a number of topics related to arms control, nuclear and conventional weapons, nonproliferation and disarmament, as well as on specific countries's arms control profiles. To arrange a media interview or speaking engagement, contact Tony Fleming, Director of Communications, at 202-463-8270 ext 110.

Washington, DC Staff

Internships & Fellowships

Thank you for your interest in joining the Arms Control Association team.

In light of the coronavirus pandemic, we have placed our internship program on hiatus and are no longer accepting applications for the Summer 2020 term. Please check back later this year for an update on the availability of policy and communications internships in Fall 2020.

New Look! New Features!

Welcome to the Arms Control Association’s newly designed website.  This is the first major website upgrade since the Arms Control Association and our journal, Arms Control Today, went online in 1997.


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