Results achieved and future plans presented at the Steering Committee meeting of the Western Balkans SALW Control Roadmap Trust Fund

The annual Steering Committee meeting of the Western Balkans Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW) Control Roadmap Multi-Partner Trust Fund (MPTF) took place on 28 January 2021, bringing together donors ...

Significant results for 2020 in Albania: UNDP SEESAC Physical Security and Stockpile Management project

New perimeter security fence with CCTV system built at the MoD storage location in Albania

In 2020, UNDP SEESAC continued to implement a project in support to physical security and stockpile management in Albania, funded by the US Government’s Department of State, Bureau of ...

The Ministry of Defence of the Republic of North Macedonia increases its capacities to prevent and respond to gender-based discrimination, sexual harassment and abuse

25-26 January 2021, Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia Twelve representatives of the internal complaints mechanism in the Ministry of Defence (MoD) and the Army of the Republic of North Macedonia ...

324 firearm-related incidents were reported in the region in December 2020: The highest number EVER recorded on AVMP!

The Armed Violence Monitoring Platform (AVMP) recorded 324 firearm-related incidents that took place in the region during December 2020. These are some of the highlights captured on our ...

Pioneering the regional approach to mainstreaming gender into Security Sector Reform and within Small Arms and Light Weapons Control

2nd Regional Gender Training of Trainers Course, Peacekeeping Operations Center of the Serbian Armed Forces, Belgrade 2015

South Eastern and Eastern Europe Clearinghouse for the Control of Small Arms and Light Weapons (SEESAC) participated in the consultations on UNDP Strategic Plann 2022-2025, held via Sparkblue ...

Increasing gender awareness in MOD BIH through Gender Coach Programme

Gender Coach Programme (GCP), an innovative approach that enables participants to become leaders in integrating gender into their operations and encourage change in their institution, has been ...

The Regional Gender Equality in the Military project in the Western Balkans - 2020 Year in Review

In the year of the 20th anniversary of UNSCR 1325 ‘Women, Peace and Security’ (WPS) the Ministries of Defence in the Western Balkans with the support of UNDP SEESAC continued the regional cooperation ...

2020 results of the Western Balkans SALW Control Roadmap Trust Fund

In 2020, UNDP Offices in Bosnia and Herzegovina, and Kosovo*, and the UNODC Global Firearms Programme initiated the first four projects of the Western Balkans SALW Control Roadmap Trust Fund. These ...

2020 results of the Regional UNDP project supported by Germany

2020 has been a challenging but fulfilling year for Western Balkans Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW) Control Roadmap. As part of the UNDP Regional project, the Western Balkans authorities achieved ...

The Ministry of Defence of the Republic of North Macedonia increases its capacities to prevent and respond to gender-based discrimination, sexual harassment and abuse

16-17 December 2020, Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia Ten representatives of the internal complaints mechanism in the Ministry of Defence (MoD) and the Army of the Republic of North Macedonia ...