71st UNGA: side-event held by France on improvised explosive devices (October 7, 2016)
France organized a side-event on Improvised Explosive Devices (IED) during the First Committee of the 71st General Assembly of the United Nations, on October 7, 2016 at the UN headquarters.
The speakers were Amb. Alice Guitton, Amb. Mahmoud Saïkal, permanent representative of Afghanistan to the United Nations in New York, Mr Iain Overton (Action on Armed Violence),Mr Daniel Prins, (UNODA) et an expert from the Security Council.
The first edition of the IED Monitor, edited by the French Ministry of Defense and Action on Armed Violence, was distributed among participants.