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Dubrovnik Review Conference & Cluster Munition Monitor 2015 on Victim Assistance

September 7, 2015

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The First Review Conference 7-11 September 2015, Dubrovnik, Croatia, comes 5 years since the First Meeting of States Parties to the Convention on Cluster Munitions took place in Vientiane, Lao PDR in November 2010. It will evaluate the progress made by states so far to meet the lifesaving obligations they have consented to be bound […]

Victim Rights, Assistance and Nuclear Weapons Memo Series

July 2, 2015

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Victim Rights, Assistance and Nuclear Weapons Memo Series Launched Reposted from Mines Action Canada post by Erin Hunt 19 June 2015 The Humanitarian Initiative on nuclear disarmament has shaken the status quo to its core. Like landmines and cluster munitions, discussing the humanitarian impact of nuclear weapons has opened new areas of discussion, new space […]

Victim Assistance and Widowhood

June 23, 2015

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Landmine and Cluster Munition Monitor “Victim Assistance and Widowhood”  (23 June – International Widows’ Day) On 23 June the international community recognizes the rights of widows and the need to address the poverty and injustice they and their dependents face in many countries: Absent in statistics, unnoticed by researchers, neglected by national and local authorities […]

Landmines/ERW, Refugees and Displacement

June 20, 2015

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Landmines/ERW, Refugees, and Displacement (20 June – World Refugee Day) Recognizing record high and increasing levels of global displacement and ongoing impact of landmines and cluster munitions, today the Landmine Monitor and Cluster Munition Monitor is publishing Landmines/ERW, Refugees and Displacement, a timely new briefing paper that expands upon and updates developments since the last […]

ICRC Annual Report 2014

May 14, 2015

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The newly released 2014 Annual report of the ICRC is an account of field activities of the organization conducted worldwide. Activities are part of the organization’s mandate to protect the lives and dignity of victims of war, and to promote respect for international humanitarian law. It includes detailed country reports. In 2014, the ICRC was […]

Guidance on Child-focused Victim Assistance—UNICEF

March 3, 2015

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UNICEF Paper: Assistance to Victims of Landmines and Explosive Remnants of War: Guidance on Child-focused Victim Assistance The Guidance on Child-focused Victim Assistance is available in eight PDF documents. The first section contains the Acknowledgements, Foreword, Acronyms and Chapters 1 through 4: Chapter 1. Introduction: The Need for Child-focused Victim Assistance Guidance Chapter 2. Mine […]

Call for Papers: Survivor Assistance

February 20, 2015

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The Journal of ERW and Mine Action ISSUE 19.3 will include a feature on Survivor Assistance. The Call for Papers is out now. Deadline: 1 July 2015 Publication: Fall 2015 *Submissions for issue 19.3 are due by 1 July 2015. However, because of limited space, authors are strongly encouraged to submit articles to The Journal […]