International Committee for Robot Arms Control (ICRAC)

Founding Year: 2009

Staff: 33


 Noel Sharkey (Chair)

Is an NGO, which is composed of “an international committee of experts in robotics technology, artificial intelligence, robot ethics, international relations, international security, arms control, international humanitarian law, human rights law, and public campaigns, concerned about the pressing dangers that military robots pose to peace and international security and to civilians in war.” They are ” calling upon the international community to urgently commence discussions about an arms control regime to reduce the threat to humanity posed by these systems.”



International Committee for Robot Arms Control (ICRAC) contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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