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Devaluing nuclear weapons

February 12, 2013  No comments
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North Korea has carried out its third nuclear weapon test, despite warnings from the UN Security Council, triggering widespread condemnation. The UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has called the test “deplorable” and a “clear and grave violation of the relevant UN... Read more

Understanding the humanitarian impact of nuclear weapons

February 7, 2013  No comments
Understanding the humanitarian impact of nuclear weapons

In a month’s time the government of Norway will host a global conference on the Humanitarian Impact of Nuclear Weapons. This will be the first time that governments meet to discuss the issue of nuclear weapons through a humanitarian lens.... Read more

APPG on weapons and protection of civilians held annual meeting

February 6, 2013  No comments
APPG on weapons and protection of civilians held annual meeting

The All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on weapons and protection of civilians held its Annual General Meeting on 22 January 2013, and will continue its work for a second year. The group’s priorities for the year ahead include supporting efforts... Read more

INEW advocacy ahead of the UN Security Council Protection of Civilians Debate

January 17, 2013  No comments
INEW advocacy ahead of the UN Security Council Protection of Civilians Debate

Explosive Weapons[1] and the Protection of Civilians Briefing paper by the International Network on Explosive Weapons ahead of the UN Security Council Protection of Civilians Debate, 12 February 2013 Whether from a bomb in a market in Pakistan or Iraq, shelling... Read more

Killer robots debate gets serious

January 9, 2013

Hamas and Israel should stop use of explosive weapon...

November 15, 2012

Lao cluster bomb survivor meets UK Foreign Secretary

November 6, 2012

Campaigners meet to discuss disarmament as humanitar...

October 30, 2012
UK should review policy on depleted uranium
October 30, 2012
35 countries call for ban on nuclear weapons at Unit...
October 30, 2012
Syrian forces bombard towns with cluster bombs and o...
October 30, 2012
Comprehensive new study shows casualty recording can...
October 23, 2012
ATT negotiations stalled, but campaign achieves gain...
July 27, 2012
The spectrum of casualty recording
June 29, 2012
Drone strikes raise fundamental concerns for humanit...
June 20, 2012
Stay on target: UK should lead way in controlling ar...
April 27, 2012
Toxic Remnants of War project launched
April 11, 2012
Call for increased transparency in UK weapons review...
February 27, 2012
State use of explosive weapons: an indicator of cris...
February 21, 2012
NGOs and MPs meet UK Minister on Arms Trade Treaty
February 14, 2012
Response to The Economist on cluster munitions
December 2, 2011
We are all Costa Ricans today
November 26, 2011
Article 36 begins work to confront the technology of...
January 22, 2011
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