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Documents from the political declaration process on explosive weapons in populated areas

18 NOVEMBER 2019

Letter of invitation

Concept note

Programme and annotated agenda

Working papers 

Australian views on scope and content of a political declaration, 15 November 2019. 
Submitted by Australia 

EWIPA - Political declaration: Key principles
Submitted by France, Germany, and United Kingdom

Elements for a political declaration
Submitted by Austria

ICRC views on elements for a political declaration to address civilian harm from the use of explosive weapons in populated areas (EWIPA), November 2019
Submitted by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)

A commitment to civilians: Precedent for a political declaration on explosive weapons in populated areas, November 2019
Human Rights Watch and International Human Rights Clinic, Human Rights Programme at Harvard Law School

France and the protection of civilians during military operations in urban areas
Submitted by France

Draft: Practical measures to strengthen the protection of civilians during military operations in armed conflict, 13 November 2019.
Contributing states: Germany, United Kingdom, and United States.