EVENTS

This calendar lists key dates relevant to the work of humanitarian disarmament. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, many events have been postponed or delayed as organizers determine alternative meeting formats. We will endeavor to keep this calendar up to date as we learn about changes, so continue to check back and see the links below for additional details.

For more information on these and other disarmament events, see the calendars hosted by the UN Office of Disarmament Affairs and Reaching Critical Will.

2022

February 15-16Arms Trade Treaty, Working Group on Effective Treaty Implementation
February 16Arms Trade Treaty, Working Group on Treaty Universalization
February 17Arms Trade Treaty, Working Group on Transparency and Reporting
February 18Arms Trade Treaty, First Informal Preparatory Meeting of the Eighth Conference of States Parties (CSP8)
March 7-11Convention on Conventional Weapons (CCW), Group of Governmental Experts on Lethal Autonomous Weapons Systems, Geneva
April 4International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action
April 26Arms Trade Treaty, Working Group and CSP8 Preparatory Meetings
April 26-27CCW, Group of Governmental Experts on Lethal Autonomous Weapons Systems, Informal Consultations, virtual
May 16-17Convention on Cluster Munitions, Intersessional Meeting, Geneva/hybrid
June 1 and 3CCW, Group of Governmental Experts on Lethal Autonomous Weapons Systems, Informal Consultations, virtual
June 18-19International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), Civil Society Forum on Nuclear Weapons, Vienna
June 17Explosive Weapons in Populated Areas Political Declaration Consultations, Geneva
June 20Austria, Conference on Humanitarian Impacts of Nuclear Weapons, Vienna
June 21-23Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons, First Meeting of States Parties, Vienna
June 23-25Mine Ban Treaty, Intersessional Meetings, Geneva
June 27-28CCW, Group of Governmental Experts on Lethal Autonomous Weapons Systems, Informal Consultations, virtual
July 25-29CCW, Group of Governmental Experts on Lethal Autonomous Weapons Systems, Geneva
August 1-26Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty, 10th Review Conference, New York
August 22-26 Arms Trade Treaty, Eighth Conference of States Parties (CSP8), Geneva
August 29International Day against Nuclear Tests
August 30-September 2Convention on Cluster Munitions, 10th Meeting of States Parties, Geneva
September 26International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons
October 3-
November 4
UN General Assembly, First Committee on Disarmament and International Security, 77th Session, New York
November 14CCW, Protocol V Annual Conference, Geneva
November 15CCW, Amended Protocol II Annual Conference, Geneva
November 16-18CCW, Meeting of High Contracting Parties, Geneva
November 18Explosive Weapons in Populated Areas Political Declaration Signing Conference, Dublin
November 21-25Mine Ban Treaty, 20th Meeting of States Parties