We hold meetings with invited experts for Parliamentarians and our civil society partners. Our meetings provide a forum for informed debate and discussion on topical issues. Our meetings are open to all Parliamentarians, and by invitation outside Westminster.
Closed-door parliamentary brief and Q&A on ‘Challenges for Humanitarian Action and International Humanitarian Law’ with Dominic Stillhart, Director of Operations at the ICRC (joint with ICRC, APPG on Human Rights and the British Group International Parliamentary Union) – 11 February
A slippery slope?: The impact of the Soleimani strike on international norms and global security – 22 January
Countering the domestic drone threat – 29 October
Failures in UK security assistance to Partners: Lessons from Yemen – 16 July
Drones, Swarming and the Future of Warfare – 11 June
The future of civilian drones in the UK: Opportunities and challenges in policy and practice – 8 & 22 May
The Legality and Legitimacy of Armed Drone Strikes in a European and Transatlantic Context – 6 March
The human cost of airstrikes: are we counting civilian deaths? – 26 February
How will civilian drone technology change our lives by 2035? – 29 January 2019 – summary.
Camilla Molyneux – Counting the Cost: Assessing the Human Impact of Drones on the ground in Yemen – 12 December 2018 – summary.
Out of the Loop?: AI and Autonomy on the Battlefield – 14 November 2018
Q&A Event with Dr. Peter Lee: ‘Reaper Force: Inside `Britain’s Drone Wars’ – 30 October 2018
APPG on Drones Roundtable with Dr. Larry Lewis, ‘Fixing the UK’s Broken Civilian Casualty Mitigation System’ – 12 September 2018
Civil Society Roundtable Discussion with Dr. Larry Lewis – 11 September 2018
Flying into Danger: Britain’s Risky Assistance in Armed Drone Operations – 17 July 2018 – summary.
Current challenges in armed conflict, and state accountability in urban warfare (joint with ICRC and APPGs on Extraordinary Rendition, Rule of Law and Human Rights) – 25 June 2018 – summary.
Extraordinary General Meeting – 21 May 2018 – minutes
Report launch: The Next Generation – An overview of new armed drone operators (hosted on behalf of Drone Wars) – 16 May 2018
Amnesty International/ APPG on Drones Roundtable on UK Assistance to the US Drones Programme: Putting in place safeguards to protect human rights – 23 April 2018 – summary of discussion
APPG on Drones Inquiry Evidence Session – 5 December 2017
APPG on Drones Inquiry Evidence Session – 31 October 2017
APPG on Drones Inquiry Evidence Session – 12 July 2017
APPG on Drones Inquiry Evidence Session – 8 March 2017
APPG on Drones Inquiry Evidence Session – 7 December 2016
Extraordinary General Meeting – 16 November 2016 – minutes
US targeted killing: investigating civilian harm – 23 June 2015
The Political effects of UAVs on Conflict and Cooperation – 16 June 2015
Drones and the increasing autonomy of weapons systems – 4 November 2014
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Additions material from the meeting: Powerpoint