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PGA Regional Asia Parliamentary Round Table Meeting on Addressing the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons

PGA Regional Asia Parliamentary Round Table Meeting on Addressing the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons

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Kathmandu, Nepal on Saturday, 27th February, 2016

Capacity Building Seminar for African Parliamentarians on Addressing Child, Early, and Forced Marriage

Capacity Building Seminar for African Parliamentarians on Addressing Child, Early, and Forced Marriage

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March 2-3, 2016: hosted by the Parliament of Ghana in Accra.

Arms Control a priority for the Pacific

Arms Control a priority for the Pacific

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"All island nations have a vested interest in ensuring that the import and export of arms is regulated and controlled."

PGA Congratulates Zimbabwe on Outlawing Child Marriage

PGA Congratulates Zimbabwe on Outlawing Child Marriage

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PGA praises the decision of the Constitutional Court of Zimbabwe to abolish child marriage.

Iraqi MP: abducted Yazidi women must return

Iraqi MP: abducted Yazidi women must return

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Iraqi Yazidi MP said that their joy regarding the liberation of Sinjar will not be complete until the return of the abducted Yazidi women.

Chair of PGA’s UK National Group, Mr. Mark Pritchard MP calls on Countries to Ratify Arms Trade Treaty

Chair of PGA’s UK National Group, Mr. Mark Pritchard MP calls on Countries to Ratify Arms Trade Treaty

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Mark Pritchard MP calls on Countries to Ratify Arms Trade Treaty

PGA Congratulates Hon. Ramesh Lekhak for his Crucial Advocacy Leading to Decision by Cabinet of Government of Nepal to Refer The Biological Weapons Convention to Constituent Assembly for Approval

PGA Congratulates Hon. Ramesh Lekhak for his Crucial Advocacy Leading to Decision by Cabinet of Government of Nepal to Refer The Biological Weapons Convention to Constituent Assembly for Approval

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PGA Congratulates longstanding Member Hon. Ramesh Lekhak for his Crucial Advocacy Leading to Decision by Cabinet of Government of Nepal to Refer BWC to Constituent Assembly for Approval

PGA welcomes the enactment of the implementing legislation of the Rome Statute of the ICC by the Democratic Republic of the Congo

PGA welcomes the enactment of the implementing legislation of the Rome Statute of the ICC by the Democratic Republic of the Congo

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On 2 January 2016, the President of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Joseph Kabila, promulgated the Law implementing the Rome Statute of the ICC

PGA Annual Report 2015

PGA Annual Report 2015

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Throughout 2015, PGA has continued to develop and strengthen its pre-existing campaigns, as well as introduce new initiatives that further its vision.

Parliamentary Seminar on ICC in Ukraine, under high patronage of Chairman of Verkhovna Rada, received multi-party support for RS ratification

Parliamentary Seminar on ICC in Ukraine, under high patronage of Chairman of Verkhovna Rada, received multi-party support for RS ratification

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Parliamentary Seminar on ICC in Ukraine, under high patronage of Chairman of Verkhovna Rada, received multi-party support for Rome Statute ratification

British Parliamentarians call for accountability of ISIS / Daesh for the crime of genocide

British Parliamentarians call for accountability of ISIS / Daesh for the crime of genocide

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Chair of PGA UK Mark Pritchard co-signs Open Letter addressed to British Prime Minister Cameron.

PGA congratulates its Member Hon. Dep. Jean Wyllys for making significant progress in moving forward the ATT ratification process in Brazil

PGA congratulates its Member Hon. Dep. Jean Wyllys for making significant progress in moving forward the ATT ratification process in Brazil

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PGA is pleased to have been informed by its esteemed member, Dep. Jean Wyllys in Brazil, of the approval of the ATT by the Foreign Affairs and National Defense Committee

Statement Concerning the Election of Nine Board Members and the Treasurer of PGA in San Salvador, 1 December 2015

Statement Concerning the Election of Nine Board Members and the Treasurer of PGA in San Salvador, 1 December 2015

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Sua William Sio, at its annual meeting, elected nine new Members and the Treasurer of the PGA Executive Committee ("the Board") for a term of 2 years.

Open letter from Parliamentarians in support of Burundian human rights defenders and journalists

Open letter from Parliamentarians in support of Burundian human rights defenders and journalists

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Burundi: stop the violence and the attacks against human rights defenders and journalists

PGA Congratulates the Congress of the Republic of Peru on its approval in plenary of Ratification of the Arms Trade Treaty

PGA Congratulates the Congress of the Republic of Peru on its approval in plenary of Ratification of the Arms Trade Treaty

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PGA Congratulates the Congress of the Republic of Peru on its approval in plenary of Ratification of the Arms Trade Treaty

Parliament of The Netherlands adopts government bill on ratification of the Kampala Amendments of the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC)

Parliament of The Netherlands adopts government bill on ratification of the Kampala Amendments of the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC)

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During its voting session of December 1st, the Parliament of The Netherlands voted in favour of the ratification of the Kampala Amendments to the Rome Statute of the ICC.

37th Annual Parliamentary Forum: ‘The Role of Parliamentarians in Support of Peace and Security’

37th Annual Parliamentary Forum: ‘The Role of Parliamentarians in Support of Peace and Security’

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The subject matter of this year's Annual Forum was 'The Role of Parliamentarians in Support of Peace and Security'.

20th PGA Annual Defender of Democracy Awards

20th PGA Annual Defender of Democracy Awards

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Parliamentarians for Global Action (PGA) is pleased to announce that it will present the 2015 Defender of Democracy Awards to Ambassador Martin Sajdik (Austria).

Strategy Session on the Role of Parliamentarians in Promoting Non-Discrimination based on Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity

Strategy Session on the Role of Parliamentarians in Promoting Non-Discrimination based on Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity

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PGA convened a Strategy Session on the Role of Parliamentarians in Promoting Non-Discrimination based on Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity in the sidelines of its Annual Parliamentary Forum 2015.

Legislative Assembly of El Salvador adopts ratification of the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC) - PGA welcomes this historic step

Legislative Assembly of El Salvador adopts ratification of the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC) - PGA welcomes this historic step

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The Legislative Assembly of El Salvador has voted for accession to the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC), paving the way to become the 124th State Party to the international criminal court.

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