UN-LiREC-supported Weapons Destruction and Stockpile Management Initiatives

(2002-2010)

 

 

Year

Country

Firearms Destroyed

Firearms Removed*

Ammunition Destroyed

Explosives
Destroyed
(sticks)

Storage Facilities Managed

# Courses/
Workshops

# WD&SM
Technical Assistance Initiatives

 

 

 

>12.7  mm (units)

<12.7 mm (tonnes)

 

 

 

 

2002

Brazil

10,000

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Peru

2,573

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Argentina

5,004

 

8,262

 

 

2

 

 

2003

Paraguay

2,615

 

263,800

70.32

 

1

 

 

2004

Brazil

17,648

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Costa Rica

1,550

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Paraguay

27,000

 

 

120

 

 

 

Peru

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2005

Paraguay

 

89,307

84.97

 

 

 

 

Uruguay

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2006

--

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2007

Peru

7,771

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

2008

Peru

34,765

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2009

--

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2010

Jamaica

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

Grenada

 

 

 

 

 

 

1

The Bahamas

 

 

 

 

 

 

1

St Lucia

 

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

*Firearms removed from the Latin American and Caribbean region