The 1st Regional SALW Control Roadmap Coordination Meeting

The 1st Regional Coordination Meeting for the Roadmap for a sustainable solution to the illegal possession, misuse and trafficking of small arms light weapons (SALW) and their ammunition in the Western Balkans by 2024 (Roadmap) took place on 28 May 2019 in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Following the Local Coordination Meetings that took place in Belgrade, Podgorica, Pristina, Sarajevo, Skopje and Tirana, over 90 participants, representatives of SALW Commissions in the Western Balkans, the international organizations ...

Roadmap Local Coordination Meetings organized in the Western Balkans

Local Coordination Meeting in Tirana

Local Coordination Meetings in the framework of the implementation of the Regional Roadmap on a sustainable solution to arms control in the Western Balkans (Roadmap), were organized by the SALW Commissions in Pristina on 2 April, in Skopje ...

First steps taken toward small arms and light weapons legislation harmonization

The first Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW) Legislation Harmonization Workshop took place in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina.

The first SALW Legislation Harmonization Workshop that was held on 16-17 April 2019 in Sarajevo gathered representatives of relevant institutions from Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) to discuss the level of harmonization of legal framework ...

The Western Balkans SALW Control Roadmap - a global model for effective regional arms control

8 April 2019, New York The Western Balkans SALW Control Roadmap deemed a global model for effective regional arms control at the United Nations Security Council Arria formula meeting on Building Peace through Effective Small Arms Control ...

Governments and the European Union pledge support to fight armed violence in the Western Balkans

Paris, 11 December 2018 Over 100 partners gathered in Paris to build momentum, upscale current actions and pledge support for a sustainable solution to ending the suffering caused by illegal small arms and light weapons (SALW) in the Western ...

A new chapter of our partnership with the European Union

A new chapter of our partnership with the European Union (EU) opened as EU Ministers of Foreign Affairs agreed on 19 November 2018 to a new Council Decision supporting SEESAC’s work on the Regional Roadmap for fighting illicit arms trafficking ...

A plan for a safer future

10 July, London. The Roadmap for a sustainable solution to arms control in the Western Balkans by 2024 was adopted by the region’s leaders at the London Summit in the presence of European Union (EU) leaders. The Roadmap was developed by the Western ...

South East Europe stands united to tighten arms control

1 February 2018, Podgorica Decision makers committed to fighting arms illicit possession, trafficking and misuse together for the safety and security of all citizens in Europe as defined in a Joint Statement at the high-level meeting: ‘Reinforcing ...