ALERT – 20 years after adoption of Ottawa Treaty, the fight against anti-personnel mines continues!

ALERT – 20 years after adoption of Ottawa Treaty, the fight against anti-personnel mines continues!

Posted by: on Sep 18, 2017 | No Comments

Two decades ago, the adoption of the Ottawa Mine Ban Treaty marked an unprecedented diplomatic victory against these indiscriminate weapons. The treaty led to a fall in casualty numbers, the destruction of millions of mines and a virtual end to their use.

FOCUS – Stock taking analysis 1 year after the launch of the Charter on Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities in Humanitarian Action
FEEDBACK – COSP: Stronger together!

FEEDBACK – COSP: Stronger together!

Posted by: on Jun 28, 2017 | No Comments

The annual Conference of States Parties to the Convention on the rights of People with Disabilities took place at the UN in New York last week (13-15 June), preceded by the CRPD Civil Society Forum (12 June). Article by Katie Smith.

FEEDBACK – COSP: Personal Connections to the CRPD

FEEDBACK – COSP: Personal Connections to the CRPD

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The annual Conference of States Parties to the Convention on the rights of People with Disabilities took place at the UN in New York last week (13-15 June), preceded by the CRPD Civil Society Forum (12 June). Article by Jeff Meer.