Reviewing progress and plans in arms control in South East Europe

The Regional Steering Group (RSG) on Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW) meeting, co-chaired by the UNDP and the Regional Cooperation Council, gathered representatives of governments in the South East ...

The In Focus Armed Violence Monitor on Celebratory Shootings in South-East Europe in 2020 is Now Available

SEESAC continues publishing its In Focus - Armed Violence Monitors for South-East Europe (SEE), with the aim of providing a more thorough analysis of trends regarding specific types of firearm ...

Building capacities for online investigations in South East Europe

SEESAC organized a five-day online training on collection and visualization of open source intelligence data using Analyst Notebook, for the representatives of Firearms Focal Points and Cyber Security ...

The Ministry of Defence of Montenegro takes action for Gender Equality

4-5 March 2021, Podgorica, Montenegro Thirteen women military officers from the Ministry of Defence (MoD) and the Armed Forces (AF) of Montenegro actively participated in a two-day gender ...

Launch of the In Focus Armed Violence Monitor – Firearm Incidents in Criminal Context in South-East Europe in 2020

In February 2021, SEESAC initiated the publication of the In Focus - Armed Violence Monitors for South-East Europe (SEE). These monthly monitors will aim to provide a more in-depth analysis of trends ...

North Macedonia’s draft Law on Weapons discussed in the Workshop on the Harmonization of the Legal Framework on Arms Control with the EU Acquis

UNDP SEESAC supported a workshop on harmonization of legislation of North Macedonia’s legal framework on SALW control with the EU Acquis.  During today’s workshop, working group members and  SEESAC ...

SEESAC continues to support Albania in harmonizing its SALW control legislation with the EU Acquis

UNDP SEESAC continued with the support to Ministry of Interior of Albania in the field of harmonization of the SALW control legislation with the EU Acquis, through organization of  a two-day Workshop ...

Armed Violence Trends in Southeast Europe – New Quarterly Report Published

The Quarterly Armed Violence Monitor Report contains information on the most dominant trends related to incidents with firearms in the period October – December 2020. Here are some of the main ...

Western Balkans as an Exporter of Good Practices in the Security Sector

SEESAC work on gender and SALW and support to the establishment of Women’s Police Officers Networks featured in new UN Women/UNODC/IAWP Handbook on Gender-Responsive Police Services for Women and ...

North Macedonia continues the efforts to harmonize its arms control legislation with the EU Acquis

On 20 January 2021, the Ministry of Interior of the Republic of North Macedonia, with support provided by UNDP SEESAC, organized a Workshop on the Harmonization of the Legal Framework on Arms Control ...