FEEDBACK – Training African lobbyists on the use of explosive weapons in populated areas

FEEDBACK – Training African lobbyists on the use of explosive weapons in populated areas

Posted by: on Oct 30, 2017 | No Comments

Mr Bekele Gonfa and Mr Albino Forquilha attended a workshop organized by Handicap International in early September in Geneva to form a network of African lobbyists on the use of explosive weapons in populated areas. They explain the reasons for this new commitment.

ALERT – 2017 Cluster Munition Monitor 2017: Sharp rise in casualties

ALERT – 2017 Cluster Munition Monitor 2017: Sharp rise in casualties

Posted by: on Aug 31, 2017 | No Comments

The 2017 Cluster Munition Monitor report, published today, reveals a sharp rise in the number of new casualties of cluster munitions, which more than doubled between 2015 and 2016.

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ALERT – Action on Armed Violence (AOAV) releases its 6th annual report on the use of explosive weapons

ALERT – Action on Armed Violence (AOAV) releases its 6th annual report on the use of explosive weapons

Posted by: on May 15, 2017 | No Comments

According to this last report, 45,624 people were killed or injured by explosive weapons in 2016. 70% of the victims were civilians.