Impact of heavy explosive weapons in Gaza exposes UK failure to lead on protection of...

August 7, 2014  Comments are off
© Marc Garlasco

Civilian suffering in Gaza has been driven by the extensive use of heavy explosive weapons across a populated area.  The UK is nominally the lead nation for the Protection of Civilians on the UN Security Council where the impact of... Read more

Gender discrimination, power and saying no to all-male panels

July 17, 2014  Comments are off
Gender discrimination, power and saying no to all-male panels

On 19 May 2014, Article 36 began compiling a list of men pledging not to speak on all male panels in global disarmament, arms control and peace and security forums. This followed an expert meeting on autonomous weapons at the... Read more

UK completed destruction of its entire stockpile of cluster munitions

December 19, 2013  Comments are off
UK completed destruction of its entire stockpile of cluster munitions

The UK has announced that it has finished destroying its entire stockpile of cluster munitions, more than five years ahead of the schedule set by the treaty that bans cluster munitions. The UK has also stated that it has “no... Read more

Humanitarian disarmament: a growing community of pra...

October 21, 2013

Banning nuclear weapons without the nuclear armed st...

October 18, 2013

Record-breaking Progress as States Race to Eliminate...

September 4, 2013

Interview on the Campaign to Stop Killer Robots

August 30, 2013
Open Letter to the Prime Minister on a possible mili...
August 29, 2013
Three years after global ban, UK to complete destruc...
August 1, 2013
Letter from UK Government reiterates position on kil...
June 28, 2013
Humanitarian Disarmament Campaigns Forum: October 19...
June 17, 2013
Open-Ended Working Group on nuclear disarmament
June 11, 2013
Documents suggest UK boycott of key nuclear weapons ...
June 4, 2013
Five-year anniversary of the Convention on Cluster M...
May 30, 2013
UK and disinvestment from cluster munitions
May 22, 2013
Weapons, casualty recording and victims rights
May 10, 2013
NPT side event report: Unspeakable suffering –...
May 2, 2013
INEW writes to states on protecting civilians from e...
April 3, 2013
Paving the way for an international ban on nuclear w...
April 3, 2013
Arms Trade Treaty agreed by overwhelming majority of...
April 3, 2013
Humanitarian impacts from a single nuclear weapon de...
February 25, 2013
Banning Nuclear Weapons
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