ALERT- Landmine Monitor 2018: Third year of exceptionally high casualties

ALERT- Landmine Monitor 2018: Third year of exceptionally high casualties

Posted by: on Nov 20, 2018 | No Comments

The Landmine Monitor 2018, published today, reported a third year of exceptionally high casualties caused by landmines, particularly improvised explosive devices (IEDs), and explosive remnants of war (ERW).

ALERT – 35 Organizations Call for Immediate Cessation of Hostilities in Yemen

ALERT – 35 Organizations Call for Immediate Cessation of Hostilities in Yemen

Posted by: on Nov 12, 2018 | No Comments

As a result of the conflict and the blockade imposed 12 months ago, Yemen is facing an acute humanitarian crisis. HI, along with 34 other organisations are issuing a statement ahead of the International Parliamentary Conference for Peace in Yemen.

ALERT – Stop Bombing Civilians: HI calls on 4,500 members of Parliaments in 8 countries

ALERT – Stop Bombing Civilians: HI calls on 4,500 members of Parliaments in 8 countries

Posted by: on Sep 20, 2018 | No Comments

HI is calling on 4,500 Members of Parliaments to act against the use of explosive weapons in populated areas, an almost systematic practice in present-day conflicts, of which 92% of casualties are civilians.

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.