All boxes checked? You have a strong Arms Trade Treaty
March 20, 2013

As a campaigning tool, a piece of cardboard lacks the pizzazz of social media. But the checklist given to negotiators arriving at the UN Diplomatic Conference of the ATT contains nine essential items needed for a bulletproof treaty. The checklist includes items from criteria to coverage, conflict to circumvention. No infographics. No hashtags. Just boxes to tick. An old-school tool for a new global treaty.