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.
The first seven months of 2015 have seen a dramatic increase in the number of civilian casualties of suicide bombs, AOAV investigates why.
Major research from AOAV shows that global civilian casualties from explosive violence in 2014 have increased for the third year running, up 5% from 2013.
Iain Overton's book about the impact of guns worldwide has been described as 'a must read', 'brilliant', 'shocking' and 'gripping'
AOAV's report considers 18 organisations collecting data on IED harm, highlighting limitations and good practice examples, with a case study on UNAMA in Afghanistan.
AOAV report on how the IDF's changes to rules of engagement for artillery shelling have increased the risk to civilians in Gaza.
This report analyses the assistance provided to survivors of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing, in which 3 people were killed and 264 were injured.
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.