This calendar lists key dates relevant to the work of humanitarian disarmament. For more information on these and other disarmament events, see the calendars hosted by the UN Office of Disarmament Affairs and Reaching Critical Will.


August 20 –
August 21
CCW Group of Governmental Experts Meeting on Lethal Autonomous Weapons Systems, Geneva
August 26 –
August 30
Arms Trade Treaty, Fifth Conference of States Parties,
August 29 International Day against Nuclear Tests
September 2 -September 4 Convention on Cluster Munitions, Ninth Meeting of
States Parties, Geneva
September 18 Mine Ban Treaty, Preparatory Meeting for Fourth
Review Conference, Geneva
September 26 International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear
October 7 –
November 8
UN General Assembly (UNGA) First Committee on Disarmament and International Security, New York
October 28 –
November 1,
November 5-6
UNGA Sixth Committee, Review of International Law
Commission’s draft principles environment and armed
conflict, New York
November 6 International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict
November 13 – November 15 CCW Meeting of High Contracting Parties, Geneva
November 25 – November 29 Mine Ban Treaty, Fourth Review Conference, Oslo