WORKSHOPS
The Observatory on Private and Military Security Companies continues in Iraq

The Observatory on Private and Military Security Companies continues in Iraq

Between 25th and May 26th in Erbil (Iraq) it is being created, with the support of NOVACT, a team of researchers to monitor and analyze the human rights violations committed by PMSCs in the iraqi context.
PMSC & Human Rights seminar in Palestine

PMSC & Human Rights seminar in Palestine

On 14th and 15th December the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (Ramallah - al-Bireh, Nablus Street, behind the Palestinian Monetary Authority) will host a seminar on Private Military and Security Companies (PMSCs) & Human Rights in the framework of the Human Rights Defenders in Action project.

Seminar in Andalusia about the privatization of war

The Human Rights Association of Andalusia (APDHA) has organized a seminar on "The privatization of war: private military companies and mercenaries." Under this initiative, several experts, researchers and journalists will be invited to focus the issue in many countries worldwide.

Working to regulate Private Military and Security Companies in Iraq

During three days in the southern Iraqi city of Basra, on October 20-22, more than 200 activist, trade unionists and human rights defenders met to discuss about a democratic future for Iraq. The reason was the II Nonviolence Forum, organized by the Iraqi Civil Society Solidarity Initiative (ICSSI).