Landmine Monitor publications now online from Third Review Conference
On 23 June, Landmine Monitor issued a press release
, and new reports and infographics examining the past 15 years for the Third Review Conference of the Mine Ban Treaty covering Ban Policy, Mine Action, and Casualties and Victim Assistance. These are available in English, French, Spanish, and Portuguese on the Monitor website
In preparation for the unique opportunities offered by a Review Conference, the International Campaign to Ban Landmines issued a completion challenge
that was at the heart of discussion during the conference week in Maputo. A wide array of resources from the conference are now available on the ICBL website
, including a number of maps based on Monitor research and projecting campaign goals into the future (featured below):
As a separate publication, Norwegian People’s Aid released Clearing the Mines,
a 200+page report that assesses the remaining threat from antipersonnel mines. The report was based on research by the Monitor’s Mine Action team.
Monitor in the News
Landmine and Cluster Munition Monitor experts and publications were key resources for media around the globe during the Mine Ban Treaty Third Review Conference. A small sample of references can be found in The New York Times
, Aljazeera America
, Le Temps
(Portuguese). See the ICBL's media compendium
for a fuller list of conference coverage in Arabic, Chinese, English, French, German, Portuguese, and Spanish.