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2011 Session of the Group of Experts



DATE AND VENUE

Monday, 4 April and Tuesday, 5 April 2011, Palais des Nations, United Nations Office at Geneva.


ISSUES UNDER DISCUSSION

Main focus of the 2011 Group of Experts:
  • to review the operation and status of the Protocol, and consider matters arising from reports by High Contracting Parties according to paragraph 4 of Article 13 of Amended Protocol II, as well as development of technologies to protect civilians against indiscriminate effects of mines;
  • to address the issue of improvised explosive devices.


COORDINATORS
  • Mr. Abderrazzak Laassel of Morocco, Coordinator on the operation and status of the Protocol; on matters arising from reports by High Contracting Parties according to paragraph 4 of Article 13 of Amended Protocol II, as well as development of technologies to protect civilians against indiscriminate effects of mines;
  • Mr. Reto Wollenmann of Switzerland, Coordinator on Improvised Explosive Devices.


DOCUMENTATION
  • Annotated Provisional Programme of Work
  • Letter by Mr. Reto Wollenmann of Switzerland, Coordinator on Improvised Explosive Devices.
  • Letter by Mr. Abderrazzak Laassel of Morocco, Coordinator on the operation and status of the Protocol; matters arising from reports by High Contracting Parties according to Article 13 (4) of Amended Protocol II; and development of technologies to protect civilians against indiscriminate effects of mines.


IN-SESSION PRESENTATIONS

To see the presentations that were delivered by the experts during the Group of Experts, which have been submitted to the Secretariat, please click below:

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