International Security & Foreign Policy

Scientific Risk Assessment of Genetic Weapons Systems

Grant Year: 2020


Richard Pilch will research and write a report assessing the risk that genetically targeted biological weapons could be used against the American people. He will undertake research and convene expert working groups to produce a threat assessment of the ability of Russia, China, and asymmetric actors like Iran to develop genetically targeted weapons.

Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey International Security & Foreign Policy

$188,935