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G7/8 Summit Compliance Data Sets by Issue, 1985-2013:
Non-proliferation

G8 Research Group, April 17, 2015

  Commitment Commitment Text Canada France Germany Italy Japan Russia United Kingdom United States European Union Total
  Average (N=27) +0.81 +0.67 +0.89 +0.42 +0.63 +0.32 +0.85 +0.56 +0.71 +0.65
1 1996-xx We call upon all States to spare no effort in securing a global ban on the scourge represented by the proliferation and the indiscriminate use of anti-personnel landmines and welcome the moratoria and bans already adopted by a number of countries on the production, use and export of these weapons, unilateral reductions in stockpiles as well as initiatives to address this urgent problem." +1 +1 +1 +1 0   +1 0   +0.71
2 1996-79 "We reiterate the importance we attach to the entry into force of the Convention on Chemical Weapons. We will continue to work hard to implement the Convention on Prohibition of Biological and Toxin Weapons, including the establishment of an effective verification mechanism." +1 0 +1   0   +1 -1   +0.33
3 1997-xx "We reaffirm the UN General Assembly resolution, approved overwhelmingly, calling for concluding an effective, legally binding international agreement to ban anti-personnel landmines as soon as possible". +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 0 +1 0   +0.75
4 2000-95 "We are determined to implement the conclusions reached at this Conference, including the early entry into force of the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test Ban Treaty (CTBT) and the immediate commencement and the conclusion within five years of negotiations for the Fissile Material Cut-Off Treaty. We remain committed to promoting universal adherence to and compliance with the Non Proliferation Treaty (NPT)." +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 0   +0.88
5 2000-96 "We are determined to implement the conclusions reached at this Conference, including the early entry into force of the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test Ban Treaty (CTBT) and the immediate commencement and the conclusion within five years of negotiations for the Fissile Material Cut-Off Treaty. We remain committed to promoting universal adherence to and compliance with the Non Proliferation Treaty (NPT)." +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 0   +0.88
6 2002-5 The G8 calls on all countries to join them in commitment to the following six principles to prevent terrorists or those that harbour them from acquiring or developing nuclear, chemical, radiological and biological weapons; missiles; and related materials, equipment and technology. 0 0 0 0 0 +1 0 +1   +0.25
7 2003-186 "We reaffirm our support for the IAEA (International Atomic Energy Agency), which should be granted the necessary means to implement its monitoring tasks." +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 +1.00
8 2004-107 We reaffirm our support for the IAEA Board of Governors' three Iran resolutions. +1 +1 +1 -1 +1 -1 +1 +1 +1 +0.56
9 2005-122 "…for the intervening year [between Sea Island and Gleneagles Summits], we agree that it would be prudent not to inaugurate new initiatives involving transfer of enrichment and reprocessing equipment and technologies to additional states. We call on all states to adopt this strategy with prudence." +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 -1 +1 +1 +1 +0.78
10 2005-127 "We renew our pledge to raise up to $20 billion over ten years to 2012 for Global Partnership priorities, initially in Russia." +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 +1.00
11 2006-306 "We remain committed to our pledges in Kananaskis to raise up to $20 billion through 2012 for the Global Partnership, initially in Russia, to support projects to address priority areas identified in Kananaskis and to continue to turn these pledges into concrete actions" +1 0 +1 0 +1 +1 +1 0 0 +0.56
12 2007-277 "We reaffirm our support to the early commencement of negotiations on a Fissile Material Cut-Off Treaty." 0 0 +1 0 +1 -1 0 0 0 +0.11
13 2007-288 (SS) We remain united in our commitment to resolve the proliferation concerns posed by Iran's nuclear programme. +1 +1 +1 -1 +1 -1 +1 +1 +1 +0.56
14 2007-293 "In this regard we remain committed to implementing the Hague Code of Conduct against Ballistic Missile Proliferation and call upon other subscribing States to follow suit." +1 +1 0 0 +1 +1 0 +1 0 +0.56
15 2007-329 "We reaffirm our commitment to support priority projects under this initiative, initially in Russia." 0 0 +1 0 -1 +1 0 +1 0 +0.22
16 2008-170 (SS) We firmly support and cooperate with the efforts by China, France, Germany, Russia, the United Kingdom and the United States supported by the High Representative of the EU to resolve the issue innovatively through negotiation, and urge Iran to respond positively to their offer delivered on 14 June 2008. +1 +1 +1 -1 +1 -1 +1 +1 +1 +0.56
17 2008-174 (SS)` We strongly support immediate commencement and early conclusion of negotiation of a Fissile Material Cut-off Treaty in the Conference on Disarmament." 0 +1 0 0 0 0 +1 0 +1 +0.33
18 2008-183 "We are determined to accomplish priority projects under the Global
Partnership against the Spread of Weapons and Materials of Mass Destruction that was launched at the Kananaskis Summit in 2002."
+1 -1 +1 0 -1 +1 +1 +1 0 +0.33
19 2008-184 (SS) Since the risks of the spread of weapons and materials of mass destruction exist world wide, we agree that the Partnership will address these global challenges particularly in areas where the risks of terrorism and proliferation are greatest." +1 0 +1 +1 0 +1 +1 +1 +1 +0.78
20 2008-282 (SS) We expressed serious concern over Iran's failure to comply with its international obligations under successive UNSCRs, in particular to suspend all enrichment-related activities. We remain committed to a diplomatic solution to the issue through the dual track approach. +1 +1 +1 +1 0 -1 +1 -1 0 +0.33
21 2009-174 (SS) We remain committed to finding a diplomatic solution to the issue of Iran's nuclear program and of Iran's continued failure to meet its international obligations. +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 -1 +1 +1 +1 +0.78
22 2010-39 "We welcome the outcome of the Nuclear Non Proliferation Treaty Review Conference, and will pursue the follow on actions it recommended by consensus." +1 +1 +1 0 +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 +0.89
23 2011-83 "In this respect, we are committed to maintaining and strengthening the global nuclear non-proliferation regime based on the NPT and its three pillars of nonproliferation, disarmament, and peaceful uses of nuclear energy, including by taking the actions in the plan adopted by consensus at the 2010 NPT Review Conference." 0 0 +1 0 +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 +0.67
24 2011-85 "We will continue our efforts for the permanent and legally binding cessation of all nuclear weapon test explosions or any other nuclear explosion through the swift entry into force of the Comprehensive Nuclear Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT) and we call upon all States to join our efforts in this regard as well as to uphold the moratorium on testing pending the entry into force of the CTBT." +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 0 +1 +0.89
25 2011-166 "We remain determined to increase the effectiveness of our national systems to combat proliferation." +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 +1.00
26 2012-75 "We reaffirm our unconditional support for all three pillars of the NPT disarmament, nonproliferation, and the peaceful uses of nuclear energy." +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 +1.00
27 2012-86 "We will continue to strengthen our own export control policies to prevent the export of dual-use goods and technology when not in accordance with export control arrangements." +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 0 +1 +1 +1 +0.89
 
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