Ban Landmines Save Humanity

Posted on 21 May 2012 - Views: 697

This seminar was held on April 4th 2012 which was coincided with the Internationational Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Actions. IIS UGM also took part in "Lend Your Leg" global campaign which intended to raise the awareness of the dangerous impact of landmines and as a form of solidarity towards the victims. In this seminar, several speakers from academic and practitioner background contributed to explore the importance of ban mines, in political and international law perspective. This seminar was attended by more than 150 people from different backgrounds and age. Speakers: 1) Febrian Alphyanto Ruddyard (Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Director of International Security and Disarmament) 2) Ririn Tri Nurhayati, MA (Department of International Relations, UniversitasGadjahMada, Expertise on International Humanitarian Law) 3) Lars Stenger (Jesuit Refugee Service, Indonesia)