Ongoing Assistance

UNLIREC in the News

UNLIREC contributes to humans security discourse in Trujillo (Peru)

News article will be posted on Monday, 1 August 2016. ...

UNLIREC supports Government of Peru in destruction of close to 10,000 firearms

News will be posted on Monday, 18 July 2016. ...

UN supports second destruction event in northern Peru

News will be posted on Monday, 18 July 2016. ...

UNLIREC and IMO collaborate with Jamaica in bolstering its maritime security

A table-top exercise on maritime security has been held in Kingston, Jamaica (30 June-1 July), organized by IMO in collaboration with the United Nations Regional Centre for Peace, Disarmament and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean (UNLIREC). The exercise was aimed at stimulating discussions and demonstrating the need for cooperation amongst governme ...

UNLIREC and Trinidad and Tobago work together to prevent proliferation financing

Tackling proliferation financing has become a new priority for many countries seeking to address the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction (WMD). In many jurisdictions, existing laws that address money laundering and the financing of terrorism are being examined and extended to criminalize proliferation financing specifically. Implementation of s ...

UNLIREC and Trinidad and Tobago increase forensic ballistic capacity in the country

From 26 June to 1 July 2016, the United Nations Regional Centre for Peace, Disarmament and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean (UNLIREC), in collaboration with the government of Trinidad and Tobago, carried out a three-day training course, a technical assessment of national capabilities and infrastructures, and a seminar for the institutional clients ...

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