Maya Brehm

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Maya Brehm is a researcher in weapons law at the Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights and a lecturer at the Geneva Centre for Education and Research in Humanitarian Action. Her recent work focuses on the humanitarian impact of explosive weapons and on the legal constraints on the use of autonomous weapon systems.

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Whose Security is it Anyway? Towards a Treaty Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons

On Friday, 13 May 2016, the UN’s Open Ended Working Group (OEWG), convened pursuant to UNGA resolution 70/33 (7 Dec 2015) and mandated, inter alia, to “substantively address concrete effective legal measures, legal provisions and norms that would need to be concluded to attain and maintain a world without nuclear weapons”, closed its second session with a…

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Use of Grad Rockets in Populated Areas: What Lessons from Gotovina?

Maya Brehm is a researcher in weapons law at the Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights (ADH) and a consultant with Article 36 and PAX. Her recent work focuses on the humanitarian impact of explosive weapon use in populated areas and on framing the policy debate on autonomous…

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