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UNLIREC promotes awareness and implementation of international standards on stockpile management in Peru
Both State-owned and private weapons stockpiles are prone to the risk of theft, arms diversion and unexpected accidents. These risks can, however, be reduced or mitigated through proper stockpile management. Against that background, on 23-24 July, 2018, Peruvian military personnel were invited to a ...
UNLIREC participates in the International Workshop on Protection of Children and Adolescents Affected by Armed Violence in Brazil
The impact of armed violence on children and adolescents has become a major challenge for Latin America and the Caribbean. In Brazil, for instance, an estimated 39 adolescent homicides are recorded every day, with the vast majority of these victims being Afro-Brazilian adolescents and young people ...
UNLIREC and UNODA host a Regional Workshop on the high-level FMCT expert preparatory group consultative process in Port-of-Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
From June 21-22, the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA), in cooperation with its Regional Centre for Peace, Disarmament and Development in Latin America, hosted a training workshop on the high-level fissile material cut-off treaty expert preparatory group consultative process. Th ...
UNLIREC implements its Firearm Marking Technical Meeting in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
From June 21-22, the United Nations Regional Centre for Peace, Disarmament and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean (UNLIREC), conducted a Firearm Marking Technical Meeting two activities in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago. The marking of firearms and ammunition is a long-standing ...
Facilitating the participation of Caribbean States in the high-level fissile material cut-off treaty consultative process
The United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA), in cooperation with its Regional Centre for Peace, Disarmament and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean (UNLIREC), are organising a training workshop on the high-level fissile material cut-off treaty (FMCT) expert preparatory grou ...
UNLIREC continues strengthening arms control in the private security sector in Mexico
The United Nations Regional Centre for Peace, Disarmament and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean (UNLIREC) is moving forward in Mexico with the implementation of activities under its project entitled Oversight and Building Capacities for Small Arms Control and Non-proliferation i ...

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