Influence & Ethics

HI's Analyses, Alerts, Debates and Recommendations on Policy and Ethics.

ALERT: EDF – IDDC Joint Position on the European Union’s Multiannual Financial Framework for 2021-2027

ALERT: EDF – IDDC Joint Position on the European Union’s Multiannual Financial Framework for 2021-2027

The European Disability Forum (EDF) and the International Disability and Development Consortium (IDDC) have joined hands to produce a common analysis and set of recommendations on the EU Multi-Annual Financial Framework.

FEEDBACK – EWIPA Talks: let’s go for a second round!

FEEDBACK – EWIPA Talks: let’s go for a second round!

Posted by: on Sep 17, 2018 | No Comments

Targeting policies, weaponeering, information gathering and military decision making process but also victim assistance among the topics discussed in Geneva during the dialogue on Explosive Weapons In Populated Areas (EWIPA).

ALERT- Idleb, Syria: The risk of a humanitarian disaster

ALERT- Idleb, Syria: The risk of a humanitarian disaster

Posted by: on Sep 6, 2018 | No Comments

While a major military offensive on Idleb region is possibly under preparation, HI calls on parties to the conflict to spare civilians and allow full and unfettered humanitarian access.

FEEDBACK – End the use of cluster munitions: All States have to join the Oslo Convention!

FEEDBACK – End the use of cluster munitions: All States have to join the Oslo Convention!

Posted by: on Sep 6, 2018 | No Comments

From 3 to 5 September, the state parties to the convention on cluster munitions met in Geneva at their yearly conference, where progress and challenges are discussed.

ALERT –  Cluster Munition Monitor 2018: States must commit to eradicate these weapons

ALERT – Cluster Munition Monitor 2018: States must commit to eradicate these weapons

Posted by: on Aug 30, 2018 | No Comments

Released today, the 2018 Cluster Munition Monitor report reveals new attacks involving cluster munitions in 2017 in Syria and Yemen.