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UNLIREC and Government of Peru held working session on normative implementation of the Biological Weapons Convention and UNSCR 1540
On 25 August, UNLIREC and the Government of Peru held a working meeting on the national implementation of the Biological Weapons Convention (BWC) and the United Nations Security Council Resolution 1540. This activity brought together 23 representatives from 12 state entities, including Ministr ...
UNLIREC makes progress in the elaboration of a WMD control list in the Dominican Republic
On 4 September 2017, UNLIREC held a workshop in Santo Domingo that brought together a group of officials from the customs sector. The aim of the event was to present the methodology developed by UNLIREC for the creation of a focus list related to weapons of mass destruction (WMD). In ...
UNLIREC and Guyana advance WMD non-proliferation agenda in the country
On 29 August 2017, UNLIREC representatives teamed up with the Guyanese Ministry of Public Security returned to host a national roundtable event in Georgetown. The purpose of the roundtable was to present Guyana with its UNSCR 1540 National Legal Study and highlight to national authori ...
UNLIREC and Central American States discuss importance of sharing ballistics evidence and information
From 21 – 24 August, the United Nations Regional Centre for Peace, Disarmament and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean (UNLIREC), together with the government of the Dominican Republic, carried out three activities aimed at strengthening forensic ballistics capacities in the region. ...
Young volunteers from Trujillo share their concept of "peace" on International Youth Day
News article to be posted on Friday, 15 September 2017. ...
UNLIREC and the Peruvian Government hold a training session on the international non-proliferation regime of weapons of mass destruction
On 4 August 2017, UNLIREC and the Peruvian Government held a training session aimed at deepening knowledge on the international non-proliferation regime of weapons of mass destruction (WMD), with special emphasis on the Biological Weapons Convention (BWC) and UNSCR Resolution 1540 (2004). Th ...

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