Armed violence

Introduction
6 years ago

UN Review Conference on small arms: recording casualties and recognising victims’ r...

August 21, 2012  No comments
UN Review Conference on small arms: recording casualties and recognising victims’ rights

Action on Armed Violence, Article 36, IKV Pax Christi and Oxford Research Group have issued the following advocacy sheet for delegates to the Review Conference of the United Nations Programme of Action on Small Arms, taking place from 27 August... Read more

Restarting disarmament

May 4, 2012  Comments are off
Restarting disarmament

by Richard Moyes and Thomas Nash, 4 May 2012 On ‘domestic’ issues such as the introduction of new medical technologies or pharmaceuticals governments will often be concerned about inadvertent harms to their own citizens, but with weapons the victims are... Read more

Arms trade fuels violence in Syria

February 14, 2012  No comments
Arms trade fuels violence in Syria

The following letter to the editor was published in the Guardian on Tuesday 14 February 2012. Arms trade fuels violence in Syria The daily atrocities unfolding across Syria show the urgent need to control irresponsible and unregulated arms transfers. Away from our... Read more

NGOs and MPs meet UK Minister on Arms Trade Treaty

February 14, 2012