Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons -Amended Protocol II Annual Conference

Overview

Article 13 of the Protocol on Prohibitions or Restrictions on the Use of Mines, Booby-Traps and Other Devices, as amended on 3 May 1996 (Amended Protocol II), annexed to the Convention on Prohibitions or Restrictions on the Use of Certain Conventional Weapons Which May Be Deemed to Be Excessively Injurious or to Have Indiscriminate Effects (CCW), provides for a conference of the High Contracting Parties to the Protocol to be held annually for the purpose of consultations and cooperation on all issues related to the operation of the Protocol.

The Twenty-first Annual Conference of the High Contracting Parties to Amended Protocol II was convened at the Palais des Nations in Geneva on 12 November 2019.

The work of the Annual Conference of the of the High Contracting Parties to Amended Protocol II and the decisions taken therein are reflected in the Final Document of the Conference.

This page contains the Final Document of the Conference, other documentation, statements made during the Annual Conference and information about side events held, as applicable.