Disarmament and development


Introduction - Unequal representation at multilateral disarmament and weapons forums

11 months ago

Global call for bold action on the environment, peace and security

November 6, 2019  
Nadak Aziz and Kharim Ali, a village elder an a young boy pose for a portrait near the Qayyarah oil fires. October 25th, 2016. Joey L./Oxfam

To mark the UN’s International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict, Article 36 joins a group of 102 civil society organizations and independent experts from over 30 countries in calling on the international... Read more

Disarmament as a means to build peace

June 19, 2018  
Disarmament as a means to build peace

On 14 June, the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights convened an intersessional workshop on the right to peace, mandated by the Human Rights Council (A/HRC/RES/35/4) to discuss the implementation of the Declaration on the Right to Peace... Read more

Patterns in participation: the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention, 2010-14

November 7, 2016  
A picture of the UN Palais de Nations in Geneva © Campaign to Stop Killer Robots

Participation data for the international meetings between 2010 and 2014 of thirteen multilateral forums addressing disarmament and weapons issues* shows the significant underrepresentation of lower income countries, certain regions and women in these processes. Lower income countries are less likely to be... Read more

Briefing for UN General Assembly First Committee on ...

August 12, 2016

State participation at the UN nuclear talks – who ...

May 17, 2016

UN nuclear talks: imbalances and underrepresentation...

May 3, 2016

Disarmament, development and patterns of marginalisa...

April 21, 2016
Event: Building broad-based initiatives on disarmame...
February 1, 2016
Technologies of violence and global inequality
January 9, 2016
Discussion on disarmament and development at the UN ...
November 11, 2015
Women and multilateral disarmament forums: Patterns ...
October 21, 2015
Multilateral disarmament processes and implementing ...
September 29, 2015
Presentation to NPT side event on Banning Nuclear We...
May 14, 2015
The underrepresentation of low-income countries in n...
May 12, 2015