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UNLIREC contributes to International Expert Consultations to identify strategies to protect children from armed violence

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UNLIREC launches new technical assistance package on operational forensic ballistics in the Caribbean

On 24-25 June 2015, the United Nations Regional Centre for Peace, Disarmament and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean (UNLIREC), with the support of the Government of the United States, convened its first focal point workshop in the context of UNLIREC’s new Assistance Package for Caribbean States entitled ‘ Combating Illicit Firearms and Ammunition T ...

UNLIREC launches project to support Private Security Companies in Peru in the management of their weapons stockpiles

On 18 June 2015, the United Nations Regional Centre for Peace, Disarmament and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean (UNLIREC) presented its new project entitled ‘Strengthening Oversight and Building Capacities for Small Arms Control and Non-proliferation in the Private Security Sector’. This project was launched during a National Executive Seminar on ...

UNLIREC participated in the First UNASUR Regional Meeting on arms control and civilian use of explosives

The First Regional Meeting on the Control of Firearms and Explosives for Civil Use was held in Lima from 3-5 June, 2015, within the framework of the South American Council of Citizen Security, Justice and Coordination of Action against Transnational Organized Crime of the Union of South American Nations (USAN). This activity was organized by the National Regul ...

UNLIREC and UNDP join forces to increase awareness on importance of proper management of arms, explosives and ammunition stockpiles in Honduras

The United Nations Regional Centre for Peace, Disarmament and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean (UNLIREC), in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), conducted a training session in Tegucigalpa through a training workshop on Best International Practices and Standards on Stockpile Management from 27 _ 28 April 2015. ...

UNLIREC promotes implementation of international standards on physical safety and small arms and ammunition stockpile management in the Dominican Republic

The United Nations Regional Centre for Peace, Disarmament and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean (UNLIREC) conducted a training workshop on Best International Stockpile Management Practices and Standards in Santo Domingo from 22-23 April 2015. The objective of this technical workshop was to provide specialized knowledge to government instituti ...

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Inside Regional Disarmament

UNLIREC is pleased to announce the launching of its new Caribbean-wide programme aimed at strengthening subregional implementation of UN Security Council resolution 1540 (2004). This programme came about as a response to requests by States for improved strategic trade controls, including appropriate legislation and policies, aimed at impeding Non-State Actors from acquiring and using WMDs and their means of delivery. All programme activities will build on the work of the 1540 Committee and its group of experts and will complement relevant efforts undertaken by CARICOM and other regional organizations. In light of the recent adoption of the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) and the emblematic support shown by the majority of States in the region for improved regulation of the inter ...

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31 August - 4 September 2015
Nassau, Bahamas
Executive seminar and technical workshop on stockpile management for Private Security Companies

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Address: Complejo Javier Pérez de Cuéllar
Av. Pérez Araníbar 750
Magdalena del Mar - Lima 17, Perú
+511 625 9114/ +511 625 9100
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