From its citizens to law enforcement, Montenegro united in destroying its ammunition

Citizens, the Police and the Ministry of Interior of Montenegro united to destroy 21,416 pieces of ammunition on 22 September in an event funded by the European Union and facilitated by SEESAC. Large amounts of surplus ammunition currently ...

Regional solutions for borderless security challenges

For the 9th time since 2009, RASR gathered government representatives on stockpile management from six countries in South-East Europe and experts from several international organizations to exchange best practices and address the latest ...

SEESAC’s stockpile management training – global best practice as perceived by United Nations Secretary General

The United Nations Secretary-General outlined the achievements of United Nations agencies, governments, regional organizations and non-governmental organizations in preventing, combating and eradicating the illicit trade in small ...

Serbia destroys 18,009 pieces of small arms and light weapons

The Ministry of Interior of the Republic of Serbia disposed of 18,009 pieces of firearms with EU and UNDP SEESAC support. Destruction of small arms and light weapons reduces the risk of SALW proliferation, misuse and trafficking of firearms. ...

The Regional Report on Arms Exports 2014 - Available Now

The eighth issue of the Regional Report on Arms Exports, covering licenses issued in 2014, is now available.  The Report, published by SEESAC and funded by the European Union, is based on export data provided by Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, ...

Over 2,400 SALW destroyed in Western Balkans to mark International Gun Destruction Day

The Western Balkans joined the annual International Gun Destruction Day by disposing of over 2,400 small arms and light weapons (SALW). Funded by the European Union and coordinated by SEESAC throughout the region, three parallel destruction ...

SEESAC participates in the 10th Annual Regional Cooperation Council Meeting

SEESAC Coordinator attended the 10th Annual RCC Meeting held in Dubrovnik on 29 June. Regional Cooperation Council (RCC) Secretary General Goran Svilanovic co-chaired the meeting with Ambassador Mario Horvatic, representing the Croatian ...

SEESAC contributed to the OSCE Annual Security Review Conference

SEESAC contributed to the Annual Security Review Conference of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe held on 28 June 2017 in Vienna. During the Side Event dedicated to mainstreaming gender in OSCE projects on Small Arms ...

SEESAC contributes to Key Leader Seminar on Gender in Military Operations

SEESAC Coordinator took part in the Key Leader Seminar on Gender in Military Operations organized by the Nordic Centre for Gender in Military Operations in Stockholm on 12-13 June. The Key Leader Seminars aim to increase key leader’s knowledge ...

SEESAC takes part in the 2nd OSCE Gender Equality Review Conference

SEESAC participated in the 2nd OSCE Gender Equality Review Conference organized by the Austrian Chair of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), the OSCE Gender Section and the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions ...