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Improving Space Security and Sustainability

Improving Space Security and Sustainability

Outer space is an increasingly critical arena for modern military forces, and new capabilities—such as anti-satellite missiles and satellite jamming technology—are increasing the likelihood that satellites will be targeted for disruption or destruction. UNIDIR’s space security programme focuses on emerging space technologies and activities with the potential to destabilise global security, in order to identify practical options to address challenges at the multilateral level.