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Campaigning women in black with the Norwegian delegation

Strong women for a strong ATT

Each day, thousands of women face the brutal reality of violence which is exacerbated by the unregulated trade in small arms and light weapons.  Yesterday, Control Arms coalition members made...

London Oxfam and Amnesty campaigners drive an Abbot gun tank around London to highlight the need for a robust global Arms Trade Treaty.

World leaders must hit Arms Trade Treaty targets in order to save lives.

A failure to deliver a comprehensive ATT will result in many more millions of civilians being killed, injured, raped and forced to flee their homes. This trade in death must be regulated. ...

Victor Amisi

A life devoted to demobilizing child soldiers

by Justine Lesage in New York City. Originally posted on the Control Arms blog. Victor Amisi (below) is in New York, attending the UN Conference on the Arms Trade Treaty, to explain his daily...

Ban Ki-moon accepts the Control Arms petition

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon accepts Control Arms petition

On 3rd July 2012 members of the Control Arms Coalition met with United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon in a handover ceremony of the 600,000+ signature Control Arms petition. ...

Bodies of evidence on first day of UN Arms Trade Treaty conference

The message from the first day of negotiations in New York City yesterday? Stop the 'body bag' approach to arms control. ...

Control Arms: Rolling around London… in a Tank!

Yesterday, Oxfam and Amnesty International UK drove a tank around central London, startling passers-by and even getting stopped by the police for a documentation check. Just days away...

RIO+20: The Results

Rio - Thank you for securing a win for small-holder farmers ...

Africans act 4 Africa! Back2Black festival supports Sahel campaign

You can support action on the Sahel Food Crisis and attend a cool gig. We're giving away 2 tickets to Back2Black Festival this weekend. ...

Tomato jam and activist cross stitch

The Craftivist Collective are putting their passion to good use- how will you use your hobby to fight poverty? ...

Craftivist Collective banner

Creative support of Oxfam’s Grow campaign

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