Thursday 16 June - Friday 17 June
1. Opening of the meeting
The meeting was opened by its Co-Chairs, Ms. Patricia Campbell of Nicaragua and Ms. Susan Eckey of Norway, with the support of its Co-Rapporteurs, Mr. Khalil Nasri of Afghanistan and Mr. Flavio del Ponte of Switzerland.
2. General overview on the status of implementation
The Co-Chairs made a statement on the general status of implementation of the obligation to assist mine survivors.
3. Updates from States Parties on the status of implementation of Article 5
In addition one State not party shared its experiences:
In addition to presentations by these States Parties, three experts respondents – Dr. David Meddings of the WHO, Dr. Claude Tardif of the ICRC and Ms. Sheree Bailey of the ICBL – provided comments in response to these presentations.
4. Emergency medical care
The following experts provided scene-setting presentations on the topic of emergency medical care:
5. Socio-economic reintegration
Experts from the following two States Parties provided scene-setting presentations on the topic of socio-economic reintegration:
6. Cooperation and assistance
The following actors contributed to the discussion on cooperation and assistance: