Media Guide to Disarmament & Arms Control

The Geneva Forum recognises the important role played by international media in raising public awareness of the numerous arms control and disarmament issues being dealt with in Geneva – issues that have a significant impact on the security of people all over the world. This Media Guide to Disarmament & Arms Control is designed to help journalists in this task. It contains:

  1. An up-to-date calendar of disarmament and arms control events in Geneva and around the world.
  2. The names and contact details of over 200 experts in 14 issue-areas of disarmament and 6 geographical regions who have agreed to act as media contact points.
  3. Links to further useful information on the Web.


Themes Regions
  • Anti-personnel Landmines
  • Arms Trade
  • Biological & Toxin Weapons
  • Chemical Weapons
  • Conference on Disarmament
  • Conventional Weapons
  • Fissile Material
  • “Inhumane” Weapons
  • Missiles
  • New Technology in Weapons
  • “Non-lethal” Weapons
  • Nuclear Disarmament & Non-proliferation
  • Outer Space
  • Small Arms and Light Weapons


  • Africa
  • Americas
  • Asia-Pacific: East Asia
  • Asia-Pacific: Central & South Asia
  • Europe
  • Middle East