Success at CCW!

The 5th Review Conference of the Convention on Conventional Weapons (CCW) wrapped up today in Geneva and we’re very pleased that states agreed to hold two weeks of formal meetings in 2017 to discuss autonomous weapons. This Group of Governmental Experts (GGE) is the next step towards new international law about autonomous weapons. The international Campaign to Stop Killer Robots has a comment on the GGE decision online.

It’s been a busy week at CCW, Mines Action Canada delivered a statement in the General Debate and then we worked with our campaign colleagues to shore up support for the GGE.

So you didn’t miss out on any of the week’s events, we’ve created daily recaps in video format. This week marks the start of a whole new phase of our efforts to ban killer robots. Donate today to support our work.

Day One – Storify and Video update

Day Two  – Storify and Video update

Day Three – Storify and Video update

Day Four – Storify and Video update

Day Five – Storify and  Video update