Organization

Human Rights Watch - Arms Division

Washington, DC | https://www.hrw.org/topic/arms
Joined in August 2013

About Us

Created in 1992, Human Rights Watch’s Arms Division works to ban or regulate weapons of humanitarian concern and to promote compliance with international humanitarian law by all combatants during armed conflict. Currently, the Arms Division focuses on the Mine Ban Treaty, the Convention on Cluster Munitions, the Campaign to Ban Killer Robots, and the International Network on Explosive Weapons.

Created in 1992, Human Rights Watch’s Arms Division works to ban or regulate weapons of humanitarian concern and to promote compliance with international humanitarian law by all combatants during armed conflict. Currently, the Arms…

Areas of Focus Include

  • Human Rights & Civil Liberties
  • International Relations

Location

  • 1630 Connecticut Avenue
    Suite 500
    Washington, DC 20011