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Academic and Research Institution based in United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

In accordance with our objectives, the Acronym Institute for Disarmament Diplomacy conducts research and disseminates ideas, analyses and strategies on: peace and human security; disarmament; arms control; non-proliferation; environmental sustainability; women’s security, rights and democratic participation; and international law and human rights, including international humanitarian law. We organize and participate in meetings to promote disarmament and security, nonviolent solutions to conflicts and ways to reduce militarization and weapons build-ups. We engage with policy-makers and opinion-formers and assist in the education of the public and elected representatives on debates, policies and negotiations on human, national and international peace and security, including the effects of weapons, security doctrines and disarmament.In accordance with our objectives, the Acronym Institute for Disarmament Diplomacy conducts research and disseminates ideas, analyses and strategies on: peace and human security; disarmament; arms control; non-proliferation; environmental sustainability; women’s security, rights and democratic participation; and international law and human rights, including international humanitarian law. We organize and participate in meetings to promote disarmament and security, nonviolent solutions to conflicts and ways to reduce militarization and weapons build-ups. We engage with policy-makers and opinion-formers and assist in the education of the public and elected representatives on debates, policies and negotiations on human, national and international peace and security, including the effects of weapons, security doctrines and disarmament.

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24 Oct 2012 description

Communiqué

Nous représentons des organisations non gouvernementales et des coalitions engagées dans le désarmement humanitaire, avec comme objectif commun de protéger les civils des effets néfastes de la violence armée. Nous sommes réunis à l’occasion du 20 e anniversaire de la création de la Campagne internationale pour interdire les mines (ICBL), lauréate du Prix Nobel de la paix 1997, pour échanger, pour renforcer notre travail commun, et pour agrandir et unir notre communauté.

24 Oct 2012 description

Nations Should Step Up ‘Humanitarian Disarmament’

31 Groups Urge More Protection for Civilians From Armed Violence

(New York, October 24, 2012) – Governments should increase efforts to achieve strong disarmament initiatives driven by humanitarian concerns, Human Rights Watch and 30 other nongovernmental organizations said in a communiqué issued today.

01 Sep 2007 description
report Acronym Institute

A detailed analysis of recent progress in raising awareness of the humanitarian impact of cluster munitions and getting multilateral negotiations underway on a prohibition treaty in the Oslo Process, and talks in the Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons.