The Fifth Meeting of States Parties to the Convention on Cluster Munition (5MSP) will take place in San Jose, Costa Rica 2-5 September 2014. At this meeting, States Parties to the Convention on Cluster Munition will give progress updates on implementing their treaty obligations and take key decisions on items including the structures to support the implementation and universalization of the Convention. States that have not yet joined the Convention will give updates on steps they are taking towards joining.
Last Updated ( Monday, 01 September 2014 11:22 )
On the occasion of marking the official entry into force of the Convention on Cluster Munitions, non-governmental organization "Landmine Survivors Initiatives" organized different events to raise awareness of the public on challenges Bosnia and Herzegovina face in the process of clearing mines, cluster munitions and unexploded remnants of war, but also to remind relevant authorities on their responsibility for this process. Full text of the Press Release issued for this occasion could be found here.
Third Review Conference to the Mine Ban Treaty has been closed on Friday, 27 June 2014, in Maputo, the capital of Mozambique. Seventy-nine States Parties participated in the meeting and signed the Maputo Declaration with a target date of 2025 for completion of their treaty obligations including stockpile destruction, clearance of mined areas on their territory and adequate assistance to landmine victims. Full text of the Press Release could be find here.
Last Updated ( Tuesday, 01 July 2014 09:00 )