Other weapons

New technologies and the modern battlefield: A humanitarian perspective

Event Date: 
Wed, 31/05/2017 - 12:00 - 13:00
Location: 
Board room (access via level 9), Melbourne Law School, 185 Pelham St, Carlton 3053

New weapon systems, such as unmanned systems with increasing levels of autonomy and cyber weapons, have proliferated rapidly during recent years, enabled by advances in information technology and robotics.

Australian Strategic Policy Institute and the Arms Makers : Letter by Dr Sue Wareham Canberra Times March 12 2017

David Wroe’s article “The RAAF revolution: Drones” (CT, 5 March) is interesting for what it doesn’t say rather than for what it does. Wroe gave significant space to the views from the Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI), but did not disclose a significant conflict of interest, in that ASPI is part funded by the very industry whose products it was spruiking.

No Airport Arms Ads -Bulletin II September 2016

 No Airport Arms Ads Campaign - Bulletin II

NO AIRPORTS ARMS ADS: NEW CAMPAIGN SAYS CANBERRA’S MESSAGE SHOULD BE ‘OPEN ARMS, NOT LETHAL ARMS’

NO AIRPORTS ARMS ADS: NEW CAMPAIGN SAYS CANBERRA’S MESSAGE SHOULD BE ‘OPEN ARMS, NOT LETHAL ARMS’

No Airport Arms Ads Campaign - Canberra

No Airport Arms Ads Campaign 

No Airport Arms Ads

New campaign in Canberra:  No Airport Arms Ads

No Airport Arms Ads

New campaign in Canberra:  No Airport Arms Ads

MAPW - Conventions on chemical, biological and environmental warfare - 2014

Some means of waging war are so inhumane, or represent such a violation of human rights, that their use is considered a war crime. Chemical and biological weapons, and environmental warfare, are all illegal under international law, on these grounds.

MAPW - Conventions on chemical, biological and environmental warfare - 2014

Some methods of waging war are so inhumane, or represent such a violation of human rights, that their use is considered a war crime. Chemical and biological weapons, and environmentsl warfare, are all banned under international law, on these ground. This fact sheet gives a brief history and account of the international conventions concerned.

MAPW Arms Trade Treaty project 2013-15

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