Emerging Practice in Effective Civilian Harm Mitigation
PoC Week Side Event to UNSC Open Debate on PoC
Thursday, May 27, 2021, Virtual
View the following Concept Note for list of speakers and event information.
On May 27, 2021, the Permanent Missions of Afghanistan and the Kingdom of the Netherlands to the United Nations, in partnership with PAX, the Center for Civilians in Conflict (CIVIC), and the American Bar Association Center for Human Rights convened a public event, entitled “Emerging practice in effective civilian harm mitigation”. A diverse group of expert panelists explored emerging practice in civilian harm mitigation, ranging from partnered military coalitions to civilian protection. This event took place virtually as part of the “PoC Week” on the margins of the UN Security Council Open Debate on PoC.
Forum on the Arms Trade's Annual Conference 2021:
Advancing More Responsible Arms Trade Policy
Tuesday, January 12, 2021, Virtual
Co-sponsored: Arms Control Association, Center for Civilians in Conflict (CIVIC), Democracy for the Arab World Now (DAWN), Security Assistance Monitor at the Center for International Policy, and the Stimson Center
Panelists included: Representatives Ilhan Omar and Ted Lieu, Radhya al-Mutawakel, Brittany Benowitz, Sarah Holewinski, Rose Jackson, Dan Mahanty, Rachel Stohl, Íñigo Arredondo Vera, and Sarah Leah Whitson
View the Conference on Youtube
View the Conference on Forum on the Arms Trade's website
Partnered Military Arrangements: A Virtual Roundtable
Co-sponsored: The American Bar Association Center for Human Rights, Center for Civilians in Conflict (CIVIC), and the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA)
View the Event Summary on CIVIC's Webpage