155 states have supported a resolution calling for a precautionary approach to depleted uranium weapons during voting at the UN General Assembly.
3 December 2012 - ICBUW

Following initial voting on the NAM-sponsored resolution Effects of Arms and Armaments Containing Depleted Uranium at the UN…Read More

138 states have supported a resolution calling for a precautionary approach to depleted uranium weapons at the United Nations First Committee.
6 November 2012 - ICBUW

The United Nations First Committee has passed its fourth and most far reaching resolution to date on DU weapons. The resolution…Read More

Dear friends, as we are approaching the UN First Committee, where a fourth DU resolution will be tabled by the Non-Aligned Movement, we thought it timely to publish some new reports. We sent round Hazard Aware yesterday and today we have two more that form part of a wider approach to examining the…Read More

Dear friends, we are delighted to announce the publication of a new policy report on DU, produced by IKV Pax Christi and ICBUW:

Hazard Aware: Lessons learned from military field manuals on depleted uranium and how to move forward for civilian protection norms.

Hazard Aware analyses the…Read More

Dear friends, this autumn a fourth resolution on depleted uranium weapons will be tabled at the United Nations. It won't ban the weapons but with good support it will get us closer to that goal.

Right now, just four states are voting against our resolutions, the US, UK, France and Israel. Of…Read More

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