Explosive Weapons Use in Populated Areas: A Pressing Humanitarian Concern

15 September 2010, New York (USA)

To promote a shared understanding and recognition among humanitarian actors that explosive weapons use in populated areas causes a pattern of civilian harm, and to facilitate discussions on how to address this humanitarian problem.

Partners: United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA).

Support from UNIDIR's core funders provides the foundation for all of the Institute's activities.
In addition, dedicated project funding was received from Norway.

Speaker(s): John Borrie, Maya Brehm

This conference is part of the project Discourse on Explosive Weapons (DEW)