Preventing civilian suffering and developing norms on weapons: statement to the CCW
This week, states are meeting in Geneva at the UN to discuss their work under the Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons and emerging issues for this framework, which exists to ban or restrict the use of weapons technologies (other than... Read more
Shifting definitions? The UK and ‘autonomous weapons systems’
In May this year the UK’s MoD released a new concept note on ‘human machine teaming’. In an a short policy analysis, we consider the implications of that note for the UK’s definition of autonomous weapons systems: Shifting definitions –... Read more
Lords AI committee: UK definitions of autonomous weapons hinder international agreeme...
In the results of an enquiry published this week, the House of Lords Select Committee on Artificial Intelligence challenged the UK’s futuristic definitions of autonomous weapons systems as “clearly out of step” with those of the rest of the world,... Read more