Explosive weapons

Bombardment of Aleppo: heavy weapons and civilian protection

August 10, 2012  No comments
Bombardment of Aleppo: heavy weapons and civilian protection

The bombardment of Syria’s largest city Aleppo adds weight to the calls from civil society, the UN, ICRC and several states for an end to the use of explosive weapons with wide area effects in populated areas.  The use of... Read more

Security Council debate highlights harm from explosive weapons in populated area

June 29, 2012  No comments
Security Council debate highlights harm from explosive weapons in populated area

Report by the International Network on Explosive Weapons on the United Nations Security Council Open Debate on the Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict, 25 June 2012 The International Network on Explosive Weapons (INEW) has been working with states and organisations to highlight... Read more

UN Secretary-General provides road map to reduce impact of explosive weapons in popul...

June 12, 2012  No comments
UN Secretary-General provides road map to reduce impact of explosive weapons in populated areas

From the International Network on Explosive Weapons (INEW): In the context of recent violence in Côte d’Ivoire, Libya, Sudan and Syria, the UN Secretary-General’s 2012 Report on the Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict recognises the humanitarian problem of explosive... Read more

INEW advocacy ahead of Security Council debate on protection of civilians

May 14, 2012  No comments
INEW advocacy ahead of Security Council debate on protection of civilians

Explosive weapons in populated areas – the challenge for civilian protection The International Network on Explosive Weapons (INEW)[1] calls on states to use the opportunity provided by the United Nations Security Council Open Debate on Protection of Civilians in June 2012... Read more

Restarting disarmament

May 4, 2012

UK must tackle bombing in populated areas at UN Secu...

March 27, 2012

State use of explosive weapons: an indicator of cris...

February 21, 2012

Article 36 highlights concern over use of explosive ...

February 6, 2012
We are all Costa Ricans today
November 26, 2011
Charter for the recognition of every casualty of arm...
August 20, 2011
International Network on Explosive Weapons presents ...
July 1, 2011
UK government should stop banks financing cluster bo...
May 25, 2011
International Network on Explosive Weapons (INEW) an...
May 6, 2011
Reactions to cluster munition use show global stigma
April 16, 2011
Libya: call to refrain from use of explosive weapon...
March 18, 2011
Introduction – explosive weapons
January 28, 2011
Explosive violence report
September 29, 2009