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Sonal Marwah Conventional Weapons, Featured

Civil society organizations gather to strengthen campaigns to protect civilians from armed violence On October 15-16 Project Ploughshares, along with more than 100 members of other civil society organizations (CSOs), participated in Humanitarian Disarmament Forum 2016, the fifth annual forum in New York. This year’s objective was to review and strengthen instruments, such as campaigns, to protect civilians from the …

Bill C-6: An Act to Implement the Convention on Cluster Munitions

Ploughshares Americas, Conventional Weapons

Author Earl Turcotte Comments submitted to the House of Commons Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development on November 13, 2013 by Earl Turcotte, (Former) Senior Coordinator for Mine Action at DFAIT and Head of Delegation for the Negotiation of the Convention on Cluster Munitions For PDF of full text, please click here Foreword I am grateful for this opportunity …

The Emerging Campaign Against Cluster Bombs and Explosive Remnants of War

Tasneem Jamal

Author Robin Collins The Ploughshares Monitor Autumn 2002 Volume 23 Issue 3 Robin Collins is a Board Member and Chair of Mines Action Canada, and a volunteer with the United Nations Association in Canada. The views expressed here are his own. This article is an expanded version of one published in Peace Magazine, July-Sept 2002. Peter Herby, a legal specialist with …