Project:   Promoting Disarmament Instruments
     
Description:   UN-LiREC builds capacities for the universalization and implementation of various disarmament-related instruments at both the national and sub-regional levels. In addition to increasing awareness of the instrument, UN-LiREC highlights the obligations and benefits of improving its implementation and/or adherence and provides technical advice and assistance in the elaboration of a feasible plan of action for its implementation.

The advocacy and awareness-raising initiative is comprised of the following:

Advocacy and outreach seminars and workshops
Technical assistance in the elaboration of national action plans for implementation
Dissemination of material on the relevance of disarmament instruments to the region
     
Objectives:  
Increase debate at the national level on the importance of and the “how to” of implementing a particular disarmament instrument
Identify countries’ specificities and needs for improved implementation in order to provide the right assistance
Provide best practices and lessons-learnt on how best to assist implementation
Enhance national capacities and establishi and/or foster national dialogue and regional processes for universality and implementation
Provide expert advice to national decision-makers
     
Activities:   List of activities
     
Press:   Links to press releases and news
     
Publications:  
     
     

     
Partners:  
1540 Committee PTS/CTBTO United Nations Development Programme civil society organizations
         
     
Donors: