Contrôle des armes et droits humains

Joss Stone releases new version of song in support of strong Arms Trade Treaty - 5 juillet 2012

Headline Title:  Joss Stone releases new version of song in support of strong Arms Trade Treaty Singer-songwriter and actor Joss Stone, war photographer Paul Conroy and musician and producer Dave Stewart are calling on world leaders gathering at the United Nations to deliver an effective Arms Singer-songwriter Joss Stone has released a new version of her song 'Take Good Care' in support of a strong Arms Trade Treaty. Media Node:  VIDEO: Take good care Twitter Tag:  ArmsTreaty Story Location:  États-Unis 40° 45' 45.504" N, 73° 57' 18.7092" W See map: Google Maps “To have these talented artists add their support to the millions of voices across the world calling for a strong Arms Trade Treaty underlines the clear message to world leaders: seize this historic opportunity to deliver a robust arms trade treaty that can stamp out irresponsible arms trading, stop shattering the lives of millions and help protect everyone’s human rights.” Source:  Brian Wood, Amnesty International's Arms Control and Human Rights Manager Date:  Je, 05/07/2012 URL:  UN chief backs strong Arms Trade Treaty Description:  News story, 3 July 2012 URL:  Artists write to UN leader Ban Ki-moon on 'a matter of life and death' Description:  News story, 2 July 2012 URL:  Historic arms trade negotiations a chance to prevent future Syrian-style slaughter Description:  News story, 2 July 2012 URL:  Arms control and human rights Description:  Campaign page

Friends of Syria must use their influence to stop cycle of repression and violence - 5 juillet 2012

Headline Title:  Friends of Syria must use their influence to stop cycle of repression and violence Decisive steps are needed to end the increasingly bloody cycle of repression and abuse in Syria as the armed conflict threatens to further spread and intensify, Amnesty International said ahead of Urgent action must be taken to stop the deadly cycle of repression and abuse in Syria. Media Node:  Syria mourners Twitter Tag:  eyesonsyria Story Location:  Syrie 36° 12' 26.5104" N, 37° 9' 5.9112" E “The time for mere talk and handwringing about Syria’s dire situation has long since passed, with in excess of 12,000 individuals already killed during more than 16 months of protest and unrest” Source:  Ann Harrison, Middle East and North Africa Programme Deputy Director at Amnesty International Date:  Je, 05/07/2012 URL:  Geneva meeting must push for human rights monitoring in Syria Description:  Press release, 29 June 2012 URL:  Syria: Attack on TV station condemned as UN report finds violence worsening Description:  News story, 27 June 2012 URL:  Syria: Fresh evidence of armed forces’ ongoing crimes against humanity Description:  News story, 13 June 2012 URL:  Deadly Reprisals Description:  Report, 13 June 2012 URL:  Eyes on Syria Description:  Interactive map

Le secrétaire général de l'ONU plaide en faveur d'un traité fort sur le commerce des armes - 3 juillet 2012

Headline Title:  Ban Ki-moon plaide en faveur d'un traité fort sur le commerce des armes Mardi 3 juillet, le secrétaire général des Nations unies, Ban Ki-moon, a félicité les militants pour leur campagne visant à obtenir un traité fort sur le commerce des armes. Des militants appellent les dirigeants à réglementer plus efficacement le commerce des armes. Media Node:  Body bags_fr Twitter Tag:  armstreaty Story Location:  Royaume-Uni 40° 53' 37.1508" N, 73° 50' 40.5744" W See map: Google Maps

El jefe de la ONU apoya un Tratado sobre el Comercio de Armas sólido - 3 juillet 2012

Headline Title:  El jefe de la ONU apoya un Tratado sobre el Comercio de Armas sólido Ban Ki-moon, secretario general de la ONU, elogió el martes a los activistas por la campaña que están llevando a cabo para conseguir un Tratado sobre el Comercio de Armas sólido. Los activistas piden a los dirigentes que regulen con mayor eficacia el comercio de armas. Media Node:  Body bags_es Twitter Tag:  armstreaty Story Location:  Reino Unido 40° 53' 37.1508" N, 73° 50' 40.5744" W See map: Google Maps

UN chief backs strong Arms Trade Treaty - 3 juillet 2012

Headline Title:  UN chief backs strong Arms Trade Treaty UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon praised activists on Tuesday for their campaign to a Campaigners are calling for leaders to regulate the arms trade more effectively Media Node:  Body bags Twitter Tag:  armstreaty Story Location:  United Kingdom 40° 53' 37.1508" N, 73° 50' 40.5744" W See map: Google Maps

L'adoption d'un traité sur le commerce des armes est l'occasion d'empêcher des massacres comme ceux qui ont endeuillé la Syrie

Pour des militants du monde entier, les dirigeants politiques ont une occasion historique de placer les droits humains et les objectifs humanitaires avant les intérêts particuliers et la course au profit, à l'heure où débutent, ce lundi 2 juillet, aux Nations unies à New York, les négociations finales visant à réglementer le commerce mondial des armes.  L'heure est venue de mettre fin à la stratégie dite « du sac mortuaire » en matière de contrôle des armes et de soutenir un traité solide sur leur commerce

Des artistes interpellent le secrétaire général de l'ONU sur une «question de vie ou de mort»

Des artistes de notoriété internationale, dont Keira Knightley, Yoko Ono, Scarlett Johansson, Coldplay, Tim Roth, Annie Lennox et Kevin Spacey, se sont unis pour appeler les gouvernements à prendre des mesures immédiates pour renforcer la réglementation du commerce international des armes. Des artistes de notoriété internationale, dont Keira Knightley, Yoko Ono, Scarlett Johansson, Coldplay, Tim Roth, Annie Lennox et Kevin Spacey,

Negociaciones históricas sobre el comercio de armas brindan la oportunidad de impedir futuras matanzas como las de Siria

Las negociaciones del Tratado sobre Comercio de Armas celebradas en Nueva York son una prueba de fuego para que los líderes políticos acuerden normas que pongan fin al comercio irresponsable de armas. Es hora de dejar de aplicar un enfoque “post-mortem” al control de las armas y prestar apoyo a un Tratado sobre el Comercio de Armas sólido

Artistas escriben al secretario general de la ONU, Ban Ki-moon, sobre “una cuestión de vida o muerte”

Artistas de talla internacional, entre los que se incluyen Keira Knightley, Yoko Ono, Scarlett Johansson, Coldplay, Tim Roth, Annie Lennox y Kevin Spacey, se han unido para exigir a los gobiernos que emprendan acciones inmediatas que ayuden a mejorar la regulación del comercio de armas internacional.  

Historic arms trade negotiations a chance to prevent future Syrian-style slaughter

  - Time to end ‘body bag’ approach to arms control and support a robust Arms Trade Treaty   New York - Political leaders have a historic opportunity to place human rights and humanitarian aims above self-interest and profit when final negotiations to regulate the global arms trade begin today at the United Nations, campaigners from across the world said.