The Italian Coalition for Civil Liberties and Rights (CILD) is a national network of civil society organizations founded in 2014, working to protect and enforce civil rights and freedoms of all through a combination of legal action, advocacy and public education. We interviewed Antonella Napolitano, former Communications Manager at CILD (werkt er nu niet meer..),  about the organization's work and...

During this year's UN General Assembly First Committee, sixteen States mentioned the use of armed drones in their statements - a significant increase from the six countries in 2017. As existing restrictions on the US drone program have been severely weakened, the number of drone strikes are increasing, and the number of drones, drone users, and drone producers continues...

In our monthly press review, we translate, analyze and summarize news from various European publications on the issues of drones. In October 2018 the most frequent topics discussed in drone news included the allegation by Russia that the United States was behind a drone swarm attack on an airbase in Syria. ...

Article 36 is a UK-based non-profit organisation doing research, policy and advocacy to address the humanitarian impact of weapons and methods of warfare. In an interview with Elizabeth Minor from Article 36, we asked about the organization’s experience with working on the issue of armed drones....

Interview with EFAD member ECCHR on their work with armed drones. The European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights (ECCHR) is an independent, non-profit legal and educational organization, that since 2007  attempts to counter global injustice with juridical means. ...

During this year's United Nations General Assembly First Committee discussions on disarmament, states and civil society groups are again working to address the issues arising from the use of armed drones. To inform delegates during these discussions PAX has published a briefing paper detailing the risks the use of armed drones create for human rights, international law, and international security....