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Tabletop exercise on using the Safe Schools Declaration and Guidelines

July 31, 2019  
An art installation at the Third International Conference on Safe Schools in Palma, Spain, 2019, depicting a school destroyed in Syria (Photo: Article 36)

For the Third International Conference on Safe Schools in Palma, Spain in May 2019, Article 36 developed a tabletop exercise for participants to discuss different scenarios featuring threats and attacks against education in armed conflict, and the military use of... Read more

The Lords UK nuclear inquiry and constructive engagement with the Treaty on the Prohi...

July 8, 2019  
Photo: Eric Huybrechts https://www.flickr.com/photos/15979685@N08/15610785779/

Last week, the UK government published its official response to the House of Lords International Relations Committee inquiry on the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) and nuclear disarmament, held in the context of the NPT’s upcoming Review Conference in 2020. Examining the... Read more

INEW launches International Parliamentary Appeal

March 20, 2019  
INEW launches International Parliamentary Appeal

Today INEW launches its International Parliamentary Appeal calling on members of legislative bodies such as Parliament and Congress to urgently support action to prevent human suffering from the use of explosive weapons in populated areas. International Parliamentary Appeal Armed conflicts... Read more

The Disarmament Impact Group’s gendered nuclear politics

February 7, 2019  
Drawing of face of a woman closing own mouth with zipper

Last month, the International Gender Champions Disarmament Impact Group published the ‘Gender & Disarmament Resource Pack for Multilateral Practitioners’. This short document, in its own words, ‘includes basic information on gender equality and its relevance to arms control, non-proliferation and... Read more

Building towards an international policy response on...

December 20, 2018

Data Collection and the Safe Schools Declaration: Bu...

December 18, 2018

Latin America and Caribbean regional meeting on expl...

December 7, 2018

New paper: Humanitarian mine action and protecting e...

November 26, 2018
Human security requires environmental security: join...
November 6, 2018
UN General Assembly: Fifty states deliver joint stat...
October 26, 2018
Military policies and practices and protecting civil...
October 23, 2018
Overview of statements on drones at UNGA First Commi...
October 22, 2018
UNGA First Committee joint civil society statement o...
October 17, 2018
Addressing harm from drones in the use of force: A w...
October 8, 2018
Briefing on drones for states attending UN General A...
September 12, 2018
Drone Strikes, Legal Reasoning and the Need for Tran...
December 8, 2017
Overview of statements on drones at UNGA First Commi...
November 7, 2017
Study on the humanitarian impact of drones released
October 13, 2017
UNGA First Committee joint civil society statement o...
October 10, 2017
Joint civil society statement on US-led drone export...
September 12, 2017
Briefing on drones for states attending UN General A...
September 7, 2017
Growing support for Safe Schools Declaration
April 10, 2017
Studentship: PhD collaboration with the University o...
March 15, 2017