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Open letter to Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond

November 14, 2014  Comments are off
Open letter to Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond

Rt Hon Philip Hammond MP Foreign and Commonwealth Office, King Charles Street, London, SW1A 2AH   5 November 2014   Dear Philip, At the annual conference of the Convention on Conventional Weapons (‘CCW’) in Geneva next week, states will have... Read more

4 years ago

UK and other states must set out clear policy to prevent development of killer robots

November 14, 2014  Comments are off
UK and other states must set out clear policy to prevent development of killer robots

UK and other governments must set out clear policy to prevent development of killer robots States poised to agree formal talks at the UN in Geneva next year At the annual meeting of the UN Convention on Conventional Weapons, a... Read more

Statement to CCW, 13 Nov 2014

November 13, 2014  Comments are off
Statement to CCW, 13 Nov 2014

Statement by Article 36 to the Meeting of States Parties to the Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons, United Nations, Geneva, 13 November 2014 Thank you Mr President. Against the very challenging background of ongoing grave civilian harm during armed conflict,... Read more

Remarks on autonomous weapons systems at CCW, 13 Nov 2014

November 13, 2014  Comments are off
Remarks on autonomous weapons systems at CCW, 13 Nov 2014

Presentation at the Campaign to Stop Killer Robots side event at the CCW, Laura Boillot 13 November 2014, Geneva Next steps on addressing autonomous weapons systems In my presentation today I am going to look at three issues: the principle of meaningful... Read more

Remarks to the CCW on autonomous weapons systems, 15...

May 15, 2014

First round of government talks on killer robots set...

May 13, 2014

States take first step towards curbing the threat of...

November 15, 2013

Structuring debate on autonomous weapons systems

November 10, 2013
The road ahead for autonomous weapons
August 8, 2013
We are all Costa Ricans today
November 26, 2011
CCW Review Conference ends with rejection of US-back...
November 25, 2011
Campaigners call on UK to resist US bid for ‘licen...
November 22, 2011
Anti-cluster bomb norm shows strength at UN talks
November 17, 2011
Strong resistance to US-led effort to permit cluster...
November 16, 2011
Global public outcry at US plans to allow use of clu...
November 15, 2011
Global outcry against draft protocol on cluster bomb...
November 10, 2011
How far away is ‘a long way away’?
November 10, 2011
Pressure mounts on UK ahead of cluster bomb talks
November 9, 2011
The CCW should review Protocol III to better protect...
August 25, 2011
Reactions to cluster munition use show global stigma
April 16, 2011
Has the UK looked at the legal status of Starstreak?
April 4, 2011