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The Director-General

Director-General Participates in 13th Annual Conference of Parties to Amended Protocol II of CCW

11 November 2011

The Director-General delivered the message of Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to the 13th Annual Conference of the High Contracting Parties to Amended Protocol II to the Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons (CCW). In his message, the Secretary-General highlighted that the Protocol has helped shape global efforts to eliminate the scourge of landmines, booby-traps and other explosive devices which aggravate and prolong the horrendous consequences of armed conflict.