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Noel Kelly

POSITION AT SIPRI
Programme Coordinator

Noel Kelly

Noel Kelly

Noel Kelly is the Programme Coordinator for programmes and projects within the Armament and Disarmament research area at SIPRI. These include the Arms Transfers and Military Expenditure Programme; the Biological, Chemical and Nuclear Weapons programme; the Dual-use and Arms Trade Control Programme; and projects on emerging military and security technologies. Noel provides planning and project support to researchers and manages day-to-day administration. He joined SIPRI in October 2007.

Noel also contributes to SIPRI’s research, including writing for the SIPRI Yearbook, assisting with reporting on arms embargoes and the annual SIPRI military expenditure questionnaire, and the findings of the United Nations reporting system on military expenditure. Noel further supports research work at SIPRI by helping maintain several databases common to these projects.

Subject expertise

arms control; arms embargoes; international security; military expenditure; UN reporting systems

Regional expertise

Ireland, Global

Phone number
+46 766 286 323
Languages
English, Swedish
Education

BA (Hons) History and Politics, Goldsmiths College, University of London; MSc History of International Relations, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE).

Citizenship
Ireland
SIPRI AND PARTNER PUBLICATIONS
External publications
  • Kelly, N., 'The reporting of military expenditure data to the United Nations', SIPRI Yearbook 2014
  • Perlo-Freeman, S., Ferguson, N., Kelly, Solmirano, C. and Wilandh, H., 'Military expenditure data 2004–13', SIPRI Yearbook 2014
  • Wezeman, P. and Kelly, N., 'Multilateral arms embaroges', SIPRI Yearbook 2014
  • Kelly, N., 'The reporting of military expenditure data to the United Nations', SIPRI Yearbook 2012
  • Perlo-Freeman, S., Ismail, O., Kelly, N., Sköns, E., Solmirano, C. and Wilandh, H., 'Military expenditure data 2002–11', SIPRI Yearbook 2012
  • Wezeman, P. and Kelly, N., 'Multilateral arms embaroges', SIPRI Yearbook 2012
  • Perlo-Freeman, S., Ismail, O., Kelly, N., Sköns, E. and Solmirano, C., 'Appendix 4A. Military expenditure data, 2001–10', SIPRI Yearbook 2011
  • Kelly, N., 'Appendix 4B. The reporting of military expenditure data, 2001-10', SIPRI Yearbook 2011
  • Wezeman, P. and Kelly, N., 'Appendix 11A. Multilateral arms embargoes, 2010', SIPRI Yearbook 2011
  • Perlo-Freeman, S., Ismail, O., Kelly, N., Sköns, E. and Solmirano, C., 'Appendix 5A. Military expenditure data, 2000–2009', SIPRI Yearbook 2010