THREAT REDUCTION AND ARMS CONTROL


Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Nuclear, Chemical, and Biological Defense Programs

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The Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Threat Reduction and Arms Control (DASD(TRAC)) fulfills Congressionally and Departmentally mandated responsibilities related to treaty management, the Chemical Demilitarization Program, the Cooperative Threat Reduction Program, and countering weapons of mass destruction (CWMD) capability development. ODASD(TRAC) is a component of the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Nuclear, Chemical, and Biological Defense Programs (OASD(NCB)), which reports to the Office of the Undersecretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment (USD(A&S)).

Our Vision and Mission

Vision:Ensure the Department of Defense is optimally positioned to reduce chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, and conventional threats to national security.


Mission: Strengthen the implementation of nonproliferation programs and agreements and the delivery of counterproliferation capabilities.

LEADERSHIP

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Kingston A. Reif

Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Threat Reduction and Arms Control (DASD(TRAC))

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CORE FUNCTIONS

ODASD(TRAC) achieves its mission through three core functions:


Integration
Sponsorship
Oversight

OFFICE OVERVIEW

TM Directorate

Treaty Management Directorate

ODASD(TRAC) is the DoD Treaty Manager for all chemical, biological, nuclear, and conventional treaties. The Treaty Management Directorate:

The Chemical Demilitarization

Chemical Demilitarization Directorate

WMDTR

WMD Threat Reduction Directorate

Chemical and Biological Weapons Elimination (CBWE)

Chemical and Biological Weapons Elimination Directorate

Countering WMD (CWMD) Systems

Counterproliferation Special Projects Directorate