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Oslo informal expert meeting on strengthening the protection of civilians from the us...

September 4, 2014  Comments are off
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The United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Norway, convened a second informal meeting of governmental, military and other experts on strengthening the protection of civilians from the use of... Read more

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Informal expert meeting on strengthening the protection of civilians from the use of ...

June 16, 2014  Comments are off
REUTERS/David Mdzinarishvili (GEORGIA)

Norway is hosting an expert meeting on explosive weapons in Oslo on 17-18 June. It is a follow up to the expert meeting hosted by Chatham House with the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) and will... Read more

Explosive weapons are leading cause of death for children in Syria

November 23, 2013  Comments are off
Explosive weapons are leading cause of death for children in Syria

(London, 24 November 2013) New research published by Oxford Research Group shows that the primary cause of death for children during the conflict in Syria has been the use of explosive weapons in populated areas. Director of Article 36, Thomas... Read more

Statement by Article 36 to the Meeting of States Parties to the CCW, 14 November 2013

November 14, 2013  Comments are off
Statement by Article 36 to the Meeting of States Parties to the CCW, 14 November 2013

Thank you Mr President We hold this meeting against a background of ongoing conflict where we see high levels of civilian harm from the use of explosive weapons in populated areas. In particular we are seeing harm to civilians from... Read more

Open Letter to the Prime Minister on a possible mili...

August 29, 2013

Article 36 Briefing to the All Party Parliamentary G...

August 29, 2013

Syria and the significance of global norms on weapon...

August 29, 2013

UN Security Council’s protection of civilians’ d...

August 27, 2013
Explosive weapons in populated areas
August 8, 2013
Casualty recording, critical argument and campaignin...
July 23, 2013
Reclaiming the Protection of Civilians Under IHL
May 23, 2013
INEW writes to states on protecting civilians from e...
April 3, 2013
Explosive weapons raised as key issue in Security Co...
March 13, 2013
APPG on weapons and protection of civilians held ann...
February 6, 2013
US drone strike data contradiction
February 4, 2013
INEW advocacy ahead of the UN Security Council Prote...
January 17, 2013
UN concerned over impact of explosive weapons on chi...
November 5, 2012
Campaigners meet to discuss disarmament as humanitar...
October 30, 2012
Syrian forces bombard towns with cluster bombs and o...
October 30, 2012
Progress in banning cluster bombs shows protection o...
September 6, 2012
Bombardment of Aleppo: heavy weapons and civilian pr...
August 10, 2012
Security Council debate highlights harm from explosi...
June 29, 2012
Drone strikes raise fundamental concerns for humanit...
June 20, 2012
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