UK Campaign to Stop Killer Robots

We work to obtain the UK Government's support for an international treaty that:
a) prohibits autonomous weapons that cannot be meaningfully controlled and those that target humans
b) regulates other autonomous weapons to ensure meaningful human control over the use of force

We are a member of the global Stop Killer Robots campaign - a coalition of over 180 organisations working across more than 60 countries

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New Report on the Governance of Artificial Intelligence

The Science, Innovation, and Technology Select Committee released its new report on the Governance of artificial intelligence today. The report highlights the regulatory situation in the US and the EU and urged the next UK Government to make AI regulation a priority from day one. In 2022, Stop Killer Robots UK was one of 115 organisations who provided submissions to this inquiry. In our submission we highlighted: While the committees report didn’t explore the topic of autonomous weapon systems in depth, there were many welcome recommendations in the report. The key theme of the report was the urgent need to develop regulation within the UK. Throughout the report, the committee urged the new government to introduce legislation to regulate AI systems. There were also welcome calls for insuring meaningful human controls on AI systems and transparency over their development. The report also commends the work of the AI Safety Institute

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