Global explosive violence harm to civilians rose for the fourth year running, up over 50% since 2011.
This report analyses the impact of air-dropped bombs in Yemen, mortar attacks on the Syrian-Jordanian border and multiple-rocket attacks in Ukraine.
Chad, Cameroon and France among countries impacted by the rise of suicide bomb attacks around the world.
A briefing paper by the International Network on Explosive Weapons ahead of the UN Security Council Open Debate on the Protection of Civilians, 19 January 2016.
Global civilian casualties from explosive violence in 2014 increased for the third year running, up 5% from 2013.
Action on Armed Violence (AOAV) reveals its data on the global impact of explosive violence between 2011 and 2014.
A joint publication by AOAV and UN OCHA explores the impact of explosive weapons on civilians in Yemen in 2015.
AOAV investigates and responds to the violent harm that weapons bring worldwide - with a particular focus on firearms and explosive weapons.
The rights of victims of armed violence lies at the heart of what we do. We work with states and civil society to strengthen their ability and political will to ensure support and empowerment of armed violence victims.
Strong communities are better able to respond to the drivers of armed violence. AOAV helps re-enforce communities’ own abilities to prevent armed violence where it matters.