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Amnesty International, Oxfam and Saferworld give evidence on arms exports

21 February 2018

The Committees on Arms Export Controls (CAEC) question Amnesty International, Oxfam and Saferworld on UK arms exports during 2016.

The session will look at matters contained within the Government’s 2016 Annual Report on Strategic Export Controls, including the operation and effectiveness of the UK’s arms export licensing process. The Committees will also look at international policy developments and controls on arms brokering.

CAEC is the joint meeting of the Defence, Foreign Affairs, International Development, and International Trade Select Committees to scrutinise arms exports. The Chair of the Committees is Graham Jones MP.

Witnesses

Wednesday 21 February 2018, Committee Room 16

At 4.45pm

  • Oliver Feeley-Sprague, Programme Director for Military, Security and Police at Amnesty International UK
  • Martin Butcher, Policy Adviser, Arms Campaign, Oxfam
  • Elizabeth Kirkham, Small Arms and Transfer Controls Adviser, Saferworld

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