UK Parliamentary

Introduction
10 months ago

Banned cluster munitions, UN blacklisting and £1bn of explosive weapon sales

June 8, 2016  Comments are off
Banned cluster munitions, UN blacklisting and £1bn of explosive weapon sales

Saudi-led bombing in Yemen, and the UK Recent developments and revelations regarding the actions of the Saudi Arabia-led coalition in Yemen leave the UK government with a number of serious questions to answer about its policies and practice – including regarding... Read more

Roundtable briefing on UN nuclear disarmament talks

May 31, 2016  Comments are off
Roundtable briefing on UN nuclear disarmament talks

The United Nations Open-Ended Working Group (OEWG) on Nuclear Disarmamentcompleted its second and most substantive session in Geneva earlier this month. At Westminster on 24th May, the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Weapons and the Protection of Civilians held a roundtable briefing for parliamentarians... Read more

Ensuring meaningful human control, in the face of the weaponisation of robotics and A...

May 24, 2016  Comments are off
Ensuring meaningful human control, in the face of the weaponisation of robotics and AI

The UK parliament is currently holding an inquiry into implications for the UK of advances in robotics and artificial intelligence, including the “social, legal and ethical issues raised by developments in robotics and artificial intelligence technologies, and how they should... Read more

UK-manufactured arms and harm from explosive weapons...

March 25, 2016

‘Don’t Bank on the Bomb’: roundtab...

November 12, 2015

Multilateral disarmament processes and implementing ...

September 29, 2015

Roundtable on UK position on autonomous weapons syst...

March 31, 2015
Parliamentary debate on NPT discusses UK’s par...
March 16, 2015
Briefing to parliamentarians: the Vienna conference ...
January 26, 2015
UK “mindful of and working to define” me...
November 17, 2014
Open letter to Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond
November 14, 2014
Article 36 Briefing to the All Party Parliamentary G...
August 29, 2013
Media Advisory: Killer Robots debate in UK Parliamen...
June 14, 2013
APPG on weapons and protection of civilians held ann...
February 6, 2013
Briefing for UK Parliamentarians on cluster munition...
January 31, 2011