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ICBLMInternational Campaign to Ban Landmines
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Talking to Rising Kashmir, Research Coordinator and Editor of International Campaign to Ban Landmines (ICBL) Yeshua Moser Puangsuwan said the two countries at the moment were involved in "other things".
Organisations that have earlier been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize include the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) for the peaceful use of nuclear energy, the International Campaign to Ban Landmines (ICBL), and the Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs that has campaigned to abolish nuclear arms.
As a student she embarked on her first protest against the Vietnam War a but it was a decade later that she would take the path which would lead her to launch the International Campaign To Ban Landmines for which she won the Nobel Peace Prize.
She cochaired the Non-State Actors Working Group of the International Campaign to Ban Landmines from 1999-2004; joined fact-finding missions organized by international NGOs investigating violence in Cambodia (1993, 1997), East Timor (1999, 2000), and Nepal (2003).
The International Campaign to Ban Landmines said in 2011 four governments laid mines, versus just Syria in 2012 (AFP/File, Awad Awad)
Government forces led by the former Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi who was captured and slain a year ago after a conflict that brought to an end his 42-year rule, laid thousands of landmines during last year's conflict, drawing from a stockpile that is believed to number in the hundreds of thousands, Human Rights Watch, HRW, said on the 20th anniversary of the International Campaign to Ban Landmines (ICBL), which it co-founded.
The organization is a member of international campaign to ban landmines (ICBL) and cluster munition coalition (CMC).
Instructs its President to forward this resolution to the Council, the Commission, to the Governments of Member States, the UN Secretary-General, the Secretary-General of the Commonwealth, the International Committee of the Red Cross, Human Rights Watch, the International Campaign to Ban Landmines, the Government of Sri Lanka and the governments of the other SAARC countries.
Rutherford (political science, James Madison U.) examines the role of non-governmental organizations, in particular those comprising the International Campaign to Ban Landmines (ICBL), in partnership with mid-size states and international agencies, in driving the political momentum necessary for widespread adoption of the Mine Ban Treaty in the face of opposition by major states such as the United States.
Heavily involved in charity work throughout her time as a royal, including the International Campaign to Ban Landmines, the fight against AIDS and Great Ormond Street Hospital.
Landmine Monitor, the research and monitoring program of the International Campaign to Ban Landmines, is coordinated by an Editorial Board drawn from five organizations: Mines Action Canada (a coalition of Canadian NGOs, including Project Ploughshares), Handicap International, Human Rights Watch, Landmine Action, and Norwegian People's Aid.
Last year alone, landmines caused 5,197 casualties worldwide, a third of them children, according to the International Campaign to Ban Landmines (ICBL).
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