Overview of statements on drones at UNGA First Committee 2018, and mapping of interna...
During UN General Assembly First Committee in 2018, Article 36 is following states’ and civil society’s interventions on armed drones. Our week by week accounts, first published in Reaching Critical Will‘s First Committee Monitor, are reproduced here. See also our Mapping of... Read more
UNGA First Committee joint civil society statement on drones
At UN General Assembly First Committee in October 2018, over 50 organisations from across the world endorsed a statement, reproduced below, calling on states to take concerted action to address harm from armed drones and work towards agreement on the specific... Read more
Addressing harm from drones in the use of force: A way forward
An increasing number of countries are now seeking drone technology for deployment in the use of force, while evidence of the abusive practices such technology has already facilitated is mounting. States now have a clear and urgent role to play... Read more