Imagining a ban on nuclear weapons, ICAN Action Academy, 11 September 2014
Delivered by Thomas Nash, Berlin, 11 September 2014 Imagining a ban on nuclear weapons It seems to me that a treaty banning nuclear weapons is inevitable. It will have to happen eventually, so we might as well do it now.... Read more
Presentation to the UN Secretary-General’s Advisory Board on Disarmament Matters, 4...
Agenda item ‘Disarmament and security implications of emerging technologies’ United Nations, Geneva, 4 July 2014 Delivered by Maya Brehm, Article 36 I am pleased to speak on behalf of the Campaign to Stop Killer Robots, the international coalition of non-governmental... Read more
The impact of explosive weapons in Gaza
The ongoing violence in Israel and Gaza illustrates again the urgent need for the international community to set stronger standards regarding the use of explosive weapons in populated areas. The use of heavy explosive weapons in places where civilians are... Read more
Against gender discrimination in global policymaking
Against gender discrimination in global policymaking on peace and security: boycotting participation in all-male panels At the May 2014 meeting of the Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons (CCW) meeting at the United Nations, 17 experts were invited to speak at... Read more