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Weapons, casualty recording and victims rights

May 10, 2013  No comments
Weapons, casualty recording and victims rights

On 15 April, on the margins of the 2013 Intersessional Meeting of the Convention on Cluster Munitions (CCM), Article 36 in conjunction with Action on Armed Violence (AOAV) held a side-event on “Weapons, casualty recording and victim’s rights.” Attended by... Read more

NPT side event report: Unspeakable suffering – the humanitarian impact of nucle...

May 2, 2013  No comments
NPT side event report: Unspeakable suffering - the humanitarian impact of nuclear weapons

By Anina Dalbert | Reaching Critical Will of WILPF During Tuesday’s side event on the humanitarian impact of nuclear weapons, the room was packed with people. This argued the Chair of the event, Ambassador Benno Laggner of Switzerland, shows how... Read more

INEW writes to states on protecting civilians from explosive weapons

April 3, 2013  No comments
INEW writes to states on protecting civilians from explosive weapons

As the conflict in Syria enters its third year, reports on the situation civilians are facing, highlight the devastating impacts of the use of explosive weapons in populated areas and highlight the need to develop stronger international standards to restrict... Read more

Paving the way for an international ban on nuclear weapons

April 3, 2013  No comments
Paving the way for an international ban on nuclear weapons

On 4-5 March 2013, Norway hosted the first-ever governmental conference on the humanitarian consequences of nuclear weapons.  The conference saw widespread participation and engagement from 127 states, as well as international organisations, civil society participating under the banner of ICAN,... Read more

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

February 24, 2013
Devaluing nuclear weapons
February 12, 2013
Understanding the humanitarian impact of nuclear wea...
February 7, 2013
APPG on weapons and protection of civilians held ann...
February 6, 2013
INEW advocacy ahead of the UN Security Council Prote...
January 17, 2013
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