The Science and Technology Center in Ukraine (STCU) is an intergovernmental organization dedicated to the prevention of the proliferation of expertise related to weapons of mass destruction (WMD). STCU is an intergovernmental organization with the status of a diplomatic mission, established in 1993. The STCU was created and is governed by the Agreement to Establish a Science and Technology Center in Ukraine originally signed by Canada, Sweden, Ukraine, and the United States of America. Subsequently, Sweden was replaced by the European Union.
Its mission is to implement the nonproliferation policies of the STCU Parties in an efficient, professional manner by:
Research Partner Programme; Technologies and Institutes; Technology Transfer; Procurement Opportunities; Research Grants; Commercialisation and Patent Support; Training