This section of the site is aimed at members of the media interested in issues related to cluster munitions.
A central goal of the CMC is to raise public awareness about the importance of embracing the ban on cluster bombs. In collaboration with our CMC members in over 100 countries, we provide up to date and relevant information to journalists covering related topics.
13 December 2018
Gambia ratifies the Convention on Cluster Munitions to become 105th State Party!
Gambia deposited its instrument of ratification of the Convention on Cluster Munitions on 11 December at the United Nations’ headquarters in New York. Congratulations to Gambia on becoming the 105th S…
03 December 2018
PRESS RELEASE Precipitous drop in cluster munitions investments shows impact of global ban ten years on Geneva, 3 December – The global ban on cluster munitions is having an extraordinary impact on li…
03 December 2018
CMC Members Celebrate Convention on Cluster Munitions 10 Year Anniversary
We're celebrating the 10th anniversary of the signing of the Convention on Cluster Munitions! As part of the celebrations CMC members talk about what the Convention has accomplished over the past ten …
05 September 2018
ICBL-CMC Advocacy Roundtable Discussion
On the ocassion of the Eigth Meeting of States Parties to the Cluster Munition Convention (CCM) in Geneva, ICBL-CMC campaigners took advantage to hold a roundtable discussion on advocacy successes, ch…
02 September 2018
Namibia Deposits Instrument of Ratification for Convention on Cluster Munitions As Eighth Meeting of States Parties Opens in Geneva
Namibia has become the 104th member state to the Convention on Cluster Munitions, following deposit of the instrument of ratification with the United Nations (UN), on Friday 31 August. "Namibia's acce…
31 August 2018
Congratulations to Spain on Treaty Commitment
As we prepare for the opening of the 8th Meeting of States Parties to the Convention on Cluster Munitions (CCM) on Monday 3 September, the Cluster Munition Coalition notes the immense progress made si…
15 August 2018
Croatia completes stockpile destruction!
PHOTO: Gunnar Mjaugedal/catchlight.no "We would like to congratulate the government of Croatia for the successful fulfillment of its obligations under Article 3 of the Convention on Cluster Munitio…
16 July 2018
Welcoming our New Director
(c) AIF Serbia We are delighted to announce that Hector Guerra has been appointed as Director of the International Campaign to Ban Landmines - Cluster Munition Coalition (ICBL-CMC).Hector brings to t…
02 March 2018
Sri Lanka bans cluster bombs
Mr. Musthafa M. Jaffeer of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Sri Lanka, with Vidya Abhayagunawardena at the First Review Conference of the Convention on Cluster Munitions. © Lara Brose / Handicap I…
01 March 2018
Is Egypt using cluster munitions? [Updated]
Screen shot of video issued by the Ministry of Defense of Egypt, 9 February 2018. The Cluster Munition Coalition is concerned with reports of use of cluster munitions by the Armed Forces of Egypt i…