On Thursday, 7 April, GICHD Head of External Relations and Policy Pascal Rapillard delivered two statements at the Meeting for the Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons, Amended Protocol II Group of Experts.
In the first statement, and at the request of the Meeting, Pascal Rapillard gave a briefing on the latest developments in the International Mine Action Standards (IMAS). Full statement available here.
The second statement addressed the question of Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs). Full statement here.
The Meeting for the CCW Amended Protocol II Group of Experts was held at the Palais des Nations in Geneva from 7-8 April.