Marc Finaud's Publications

Reconciling National Security and General and Complete Disarmament (GCD)” in Dan Plesch (ed.) Rethinking general and complete disarmament in the 21st Century, United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs (October 2016)

Meeting the Costs of Protecting Critical Infrastructure: Why not Save on Nuclear Weapons?” in J. Martin Ramirez and Juan Carlos Fernández (eds.), Security in Infrastructures, Cambridge Scholars Publications (May 2016)

The Iran Nuclear Deal: Distrust and Verify -  An Analytical Appraisal of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, Geneva Paper – Research Series no. 18, April 2016

20ème anniversaire du cessez-le-feu Israël-Liban: quand la France était active au Proche-Orient”, Revue Défense Nationale, n°767, avril 2016.

European Security and Reducing the Role of Nuclear Weapons”, Background paper published by the Friedrich-Ebert Foundation (FES) for the Framework Forum Roundtable: From the NTP to the UN General Assembly - Filling the Legal Gap to Prohibit and Eliminate Nuclear Weapons, 1 September 2015

The 1996 ‘Grapes of Wrath’ Ceasefire Understanding and the Israel-Lebanon Monitoring Group: A Model of Successful Negotiations in Conflict Management”, in Anat Kurz and Gilead Sher eds., Negotiating in Times of Conflict , Center of Applied Negotiation, Tel Aviv (September 2015)

Les armes nucléaires: nées dans le péché, vouées à  être interdites”, Editorial, 21 August 2015

Nuclear Weapons: Born in Sin, Doomed to Be Banned”, Editorial, European Leadership Network, 10 August 2015

The Iran Deal: Achievement and Starting Point”, Editorial, 16 July 2015

The Failed Non-Proliferation Treaty Review Conference: Cyclical Pattern or Paradigm Change?”, GCSP Editorial, 10 June 2015

Whither Israel after the Victory of Fear?”, GCSP Editorial,  27 March 2015

Holy War’ and the Killing of Innocents”, GCSP Editorial, 23 January 2015 (disponible en français)

Autonomy: The Key to Many Conflicts”, GCSP Editorial, 3 October 2014

Conflict Mediation in the Middle East: Lessons from Egypt as a Mediator and Object of Mediation” (with M. Johannsen et al.), Peace Research Institute Frankfurt (PRIF), Policy Brief No. 36, August 2014

Gaza, Ukraine: Protecting Civilians Is a Sacred Duty", GCSP Editorial, 25 July 2014

“Introduction" and "Concluding Remarks" in  International Seminar on Regional Commissions of Human Rights Councils in Autonomous Regions: Good Practices and Challenges, Moroccan Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, New York, 30 June 2014

The Experience of Nuclear-Weapon Free Zones”, Background Paper for the SWP-BASIC Workshop on "Non-Strategic Nuclear Weapons in Europe: Transparency and Confidence-Building Measures in Practice", Berlin, 27-28 February 2014

Vers un Moyen-Orient débarrassé des armes de destruction massive?”, Arrêtez la bombe, 4 janvier 2014

A third way toward a WMD-free Middle East”, Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, 18 December 2013

The Geneva Accord on Iran's Nuclear Programme: Historic Chance or Historic Mistake?”, GCSP Editorial, 29 November 2013

"On-site Inspections, a Good Assurance of Compliance with International Arms Control and Disarmament Agreements", scrapweapons.org, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London, 22 November 2013

"Cooperative Security: A New Paradigm For A World Without Nuclear Weapons?", Cadmus Journal, 11 November 2013

"The Geneva Agreement on Syria's Chemical Disarmament: An Important Milestone", GCSP Editorial, 17 September 2013 (disponible en français, également publié sur le site 'green et vert')

"How Can the High-Level  Meeting Contribute to Progress in Nuclear Disarmament?", UNIDIR Background Paper,  26 Sep. 2013

"The Arms Trade Treaty: Half Full or Half Empty?", GCSP Policy Paper 2013/6

"Modest Confidence- and Security-Building Measures for the Middle East: No-First Use Declarations, Transparency Measures, and Communication Structures", with A. Péczeli, Peace Research Institute Frankfurt (PRIF), Policy Brief No. 21, July 2013

"Moving Beyond Nuclear Deterrence", special issue of Nuclear Abolition Forum, Co-editor with P. Meyer and M. Sethi, Apr. 2013

"Les négociations pour l’autonomie de la Nouvelle-Calédonie: des enseignements à tirer pour l’autonomie de la région du Sahara ?", in Ministère des Affaires étrangères et de la Coopération, Royaume du Maroc, Séminaire international sur la représentativité et la légitimité dans les négociations d’autonomie, Genève, 21 mars 2013

"La formation internationale des Attachés de défense : une contribution importante de la Suisse", Revue Militaire Suisse, jan.-fev. 2013

"La dernière chance pour un traité sur le commerce des armes?", Éditorial GCSP, 25 janvier 2013 (également publié sur le site 'green et vert')

"The last chance for an arms treaty?", GCSP Editorial, 25 January 2013

"A Middle East Free of Weapons of Mass Destruction: Deadlock or Opportunity?", European Leadership Network, 7 Dec. 2012

"Lutte contre les crimes écologiques: vœux pieux ou réalité?", Green et vert, 17 avril 2012

"Un Moyen-Orient exempt d’armes de destruction massive. Pour une approche globale et graduelle" in Annuaire français de relations internationales, La Documentation française, Paris, octobre 2012

"The Conference for a Middle East Weapons of Mass Destruction Free Zone: A Synopsis of Engagement of International and Regional Organisations, and Civil Society", with Ayman Khalil (ed.), GCSP Report, October 2012

"Syria’s Chemical Weapons: Force of Law or Law of Force?", GCSP Policy Paper 2012/10

"Les armes chimiques de la Syrie : force du droit ou droit de la force?", Green et vert, 25 October 2012

"Lithuania-France-Australia: Migrant Destinies", Doryanthes, Vol. 5, No. 3, August 2012

"Un traité pour réguler les transferts d'armes: défis et opportunités", Green et Vert, 2 July 2012

"A Treaty to Regulate Arms Transfers: Challenges and Opportunities", GCSP Editorial, 25 June 2012

"Un Iran nucléaire: comment éviter l'escalade?", Revue Militaire Suisse, N°3 mai-juin 2012

"The Non-Conformist Painters of Leningrad and the French Consulate-General 1977-1979", Doryanthes, Volume 5, Number 1, February 2012

"A Nuclear Iran: Avoiding a Self-Fulfilling Prophecy", GCSP Policy Paper 2012/1

"Un Iran nucléaire : comment éviter la prophétie auto-réalisatrice?", GCSP Policy Paper 2012/1

"The Israeli Social Movement: A Chance for Peace?" , GCSP Editorial, November 2011

Out of the Cradle: Anthropological Background and Process - 100 Year Starship Symposium with V. Fert et al., Globe Expert, 1 Oct. 2011

The Role of Parliaments in Arms Control, Disarmament and the Non-proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction, GCSP Geneva Papers Conference Series No. 22, Oct, 2011

From Black September to September 2011: the Road to Palestinian StatehoodWeb-Editorial , September 2011

A Middle East Free of Weapons of Mass Destruction: For a Comprehensive and Incremental ApproachGCSP Policy Paper N° 18, July 2011

Un Moyen-Orient exempt d’armes de destruction massive: pour une approche globale et graduelleGCSP Policy Paper N° 18, juillet 2011

The OSCE Summit and New Security Threats, OSCE, 13 Dec. 2010

"Un Moyen-Orient sans armes de destruction massive : comment relever le défi?", Editorial, Observatoire de la Non-prolifération, CESIM, No. 52 (septembre 2010)

"The Middle East without Weapons of Mass Destruction: How to Meet the Challenge?", Editorial, The Non-Proliferation Monthly, Center for International Security and Arms Control Studies (CESIM), Issue 52 (September 2010)

Safety and Security in the Biotechnological Age with S. Chandiramani, Geneva Papers No.15 , GCSP, Jul. 2010

"Can Autonomy Fulfil the Right to Self-Determination?", Geneva Papers n°12, Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP), March 2010

"Pakistan and South Asia’s Security Nexus: Scenarios for the Future", with Sunjay Chandiramani and Dr Khalid Koser, Geneva Paper n°11, Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP), March 2010

Multilateralism and Transnational Security: A Synthesis of Win-win Solutions, with Nayef Al-Rodhan et al., Slatkine, Geneva 2009

"How to Increase Security in the Middle East by Promoting Adherence to Multilateral Disarmament and Non-Proliferation Instruments?", GCSP Occasional Paper n° 51 , September 2009

Global Biosecurity: Towards a New Governance Paradigm, with Nayef R.F. Al-Rodhan, Lyubov Nazaruk and Jenifer Mackby, Slatkine, Geneva, 2008. ISBN 978-2-05-102054-1

"Le Lien entre Non-prolifération et Désarmement" in "2040 : Un regard prospectif sur la prolifération", Délégation aux Affaires stratégiques, Paris, 12 June 2008

"L’abus de la notion de "combattant illégal": une atteinte au droit international humanitaire", in Revue générale de Droit international public , Paris, Vol. 4, 2006.

The Weak Send Rocks, The Strong Send Rockets (under pseudonym of Marek Arnaud), Strategic Book Publishing, New York, 2006, ISBN 1-60860-201-X

"Information Technology, Terrorism and Global Security", Programme on the Geopolitical Implications of Globalisation, Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP), 19 June 2006

"Acronyms and Abbreviations in International and Human Security" (English-French, more than 10,000 entries), Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP), June 2006

"The Role of the European Union in the International Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Assistance", with Ian Anthony (SIPRI), GCSP Occasional Paper n°50, Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP), December 2005

"The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: Is There a Way Out?" (under pseudonym of Marek Arnaud), in The Australian Journal of International Affairs 57, n°2 (July 2003): 243 - 251 (Carfax Publishing, Oxford)

Introduction to Wolfgang Freund, The Emergence of a New Mediterranean Culture: Maghreb, Mashriq, Israel, 1998 Symposium at Beersheva University (Peter Lang, Bern, 2000), ISBN: 978-3-631-35841-2

"France on the Net", Label France , Quarterly Magazine of the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs (in 9 languages), n° 23 (March 1996)

"More Disarmament and Other Aphorisms or A Brave New World Order", in International Geneva Yearbook, Vol. VIII (Peter Lang, Bern, 1994)

"Disarmament and Other Aphorisms", in International Geneva Yearbook, Vol. VII (Peter Lang, Bern, 1993)

Selected Media Interviews and Citations

Armes: le commerce de l’hypocrisie”, Amnesty International, 14 June 2016

Sahara. Autonomie: Le Maroc fait du benchmarking à l’ONU”, Le 360, 3 May 2016

Le Maroc organise un séminaire sur les relations extérieures des régions autonomes ”, Le Matin, 3 May 2016

ONU-Sahara : les similitudes du plan marocain avec les expériences d’autres pays”,  plan-autonomie.com, 3 May 2016

Le monde est démuni face au chantage nucléaire coréen ”, Le Temps, 6 Jan. 2016

“Woher stammen die Waffen?”, Tachles Magazine (Zurich), 21 August 2015 (in German)

A quoi ça sert, un traité sur le commerce des armes?”, Interview, swissinfo, 24 August 2015 (in 4 languages)

La diplomatie en cinq leçons”, Le Temps, 4 August 2015

"Le Maroc organise un séminaire international au siège de l'ONU: Rôle et responsabilités de la société civile dans les régions autonomes", L'Opinion, 3 June 2015

Sean Nevins, "Time is Running out for Israel’s Special Place in America’s Heart", Mint Press News, 3 April 2015

Commentary on Iran's Nuclear Programme, Phoenix Satellite Television, 9 March 2015 

Spotlight: Iran Nuclear Talks Broaden Consensus, New Round Expected in February,  Xinhua News Agency, 18 Janvuary 2015 

Charles Recknagel, Back To The U.S.S.R.? Russia's Year Of Probing NATO, Radio Free Europe-Radio Liberty, 26 December 2014

Ichiro Matsuo, "The US and the Vienna Conference on Nuclear Weapons", Asahi Shimbun, 7 Dec. 2014 (in Japanese)

Gaza, Ukraine: Protecting Civilians is a Sacred Duty, Le Temps, 30 July 2014

L'initiative d'autonomie émanant du Maroc est la seule viable, Le Matin.ma, 1 July 2014

Morocco's Autonomy Plan, A Solution To Artificial Dispute Over Moroccan Sahara, International Expert, Sahara Question, 1 July 2014

L’autonomie, passage obligé pour tout règlement politique du conflit du Sahara Occidental, Plan Autonomie.com, 1 July 2014

CRDH: Experts et responsables de CNDH en conclave à New York pour examiner "bonnes pratiques et défis", Menara.ma, 1 July 2014

Geneva-2: Difficult to Expect Conciliation between Syrian Delegations at this Stage, Voice of Russia, 23 Jan. 2014

Iran Nuclear Talks near End in Geneva as Both Sides Stress ‘Major Differences’, Euronews, 26 November 2013

The Thorny Issue of Status of US Forces In Afghanistan, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, 16 Oct. 2013

Nuclear Powers Join UN Disarmament Gathering Despite Early Reservations, Global Security Newswire, 26 Sep. 2013

The Alleged Use of Chemical Weapons in Syria, Radiotelevisione svizzera (RSI) / Telegiornale, 6 May 2013

Le Traité sur le Commerce des Armes, Radio-Cité-Genève, 27 June 2012

Les Métiers de la Coopération Internationale, Fondation Eduki, March 2012

Outlook for Regional WMD-Free Zone Murky, The Jordan Times, 2 December 2011

Iran’s Nuclear Programme Takes Center Stage, World Radio Switzerland, 8 November 2011

The Middle East: Present Political Situation, Universidad Francisco Marroquín, Guatemala, 10 March 2011

Arms Proliferation: Threats and Responses, Universidad Francisco Marroquín, Guatemala, 10 March 2011

L’équilibre Très Instable de la Terreur, Swissinfo, 4 August 2005

Speeches

[VIDEO] RTS: “70 ans après Hiroshima, certains experts avancent d’autres raisons pour la fin du conflit”, 6 August 2015

[VIDEO] Phoenix TV: “Devil is in the Details: GCSP Expert Marc Finaud on Iran Nuclear Talks”, 5 July 2015

[VIDEO] Intervention lors du premier panel de la conférence internationale « Vers un monde sans armes nucléaires » , sur le thème du développement de l'arme nucléaire depuis 1945, Paris, 26 juin 2014