This section of the site is aimed at journalists, bookers, photographers and other members of the media interested in issues related to cluster munitions.
A central goal of the CMC is to raise public awareness about the range of issues at stake and the importance of banning cluster bombs. In collaboration with our CMC members in over 100 countries, we seek to provide as much up to date and relevant information as possible to journalists covering related topics.
23 February 2015
No More Cluster Munitions: Action and Engagement to Prepare for the CCM’s First Review Conference
Hrvoje Debač, Dijana Pleština, Megan Burke in Zagreb, Croatia. (c) Loren Persi The First Review Conference of the Convention on Cluster Munitions (CCM), to be held in in September 2015 in Dubrovnik,…
12 February 2015
Canadian financial institutions announce ban on cluster munitions investments
NEI Investments and Desjardins Investments (Canada) announced they have banned investments in cluster munitions producers. Both financial institutions already had cluster munitions policies in place f…
11 February 2015
Japan Gets Rid of All Cluster Munitions
Ministry of Foreign Affairs reports no longer possessing the weapon as of February 2015.
09 February 2015
CMC Statement at the First Preparatory Meeting of Dubrovnik Conference
When we gathered in Oslo in 2008 for the signing of the Convention on Cluster Munitions, we knew that the convention would largely be preventative. We had great hopes that it would be instrumental in …
05 February 2015
More Cluster Munition Use in Ukraine
HRW: Evidence indicates that Ukrainian government forces fired cluster munitions at Luhansk city in eastern Ukraine last week, killing two civilians and injuring two more. These weapons are banned by …
29 January 2015
HRW World Report 2015 Cites Apparent Cluster Munition Use by Ukraine Government and Rebel Forces
The newly released World Report 2015 by ICBL-CMC member Human Rights Watch cites apparent cluster munition use by Ukraine government and rebel forces.
08 January 2015
In Memory of Tim Carstairs
Tim Carstairs (c) Geneva Call The ICBL-CMC is deeply saddened by the death on 6 January of Mr. Tim Carstairs, following a long illness. Tim attended the meeting in New York that created the Intern…
06 January 2015
Palestine Accedes to Convention on Cluster Munitions
Palestine Ambassador Mansour delivering documents related to Palestine's accession to international conventions including the Convention on Cluster Munitions. © @Palestine_UN. On 2 January Palestine…