Regional Synergies in SALW Control

On 09 June 2010 representatives of the US Department of State, Office of Weapons Removal and Abatement, Small Arms Survey and SEESAC met to share information about their plans for activities in the Western Balkans in the field of small arms ...

BiH - Information on Licences issued for Transfers of Arms, Military Equipment and Dual-Use Products in 2008

The  Ministry of Foreign Trade and Economic Relations of Bosnia and Herzegovina has produced their fifth annual report on licenses issued for transfer of arms, military equipment and dual-use products in 2008.  The main part of the report ...

Serbia adopts a national SALW Strategy

On 13 May 2010 the Government of Serbia adopted the Strategy on the Control of Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW) in the Republic of Serbia for the period 2010-2015. The Strategy represents a major accomplishment of the Serbian institutions ...

SALW Coordination Meeting

On 1 June 2010 SEESAC hosted SALW Coordination Meeting in Belgrade, Serbia. The meeting brought together several international organizations involved in projects on small arms and light weapons and stockpiles of conventional ammunition. ...

Industry Outreach Workshop in Podgorica

On 25 May 2010 the Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Montenegro and SEESAC organized an industry outreach workshop on licensing procedures of import and export of arms and military equipment. The focus of the event was on procedures for ...

UNDP RR in Montenegro meets with Minister of Interior Affairs and Public Administration

On the 24th of May 2010 Mr Alexander Avanessov, UNDP Resident Representative in Montenegro, met with Mr. Ivan Brajovic, the Minister of Interior Affairs and Public Administration. Among other issues that were discussed was the implementation ...

Less Weapons, Less Tragedies

On 20 May 2010 UNDP Croatia and the Ministry of Interior of the Republic of Croatia jointly organized this year's first large event in the collection campaign "Less Weapons, Less Tragedies". The event, aimed at raising awareness of the threat ...

SEESAC Team discusses in Skopje the implementation of project activities

On 18 May 2010, the SEESAC Team and UNDP representatives in the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia met in Skopje with Ms. Violeta Andonovska, State Secretary in the Ministry of Interior and Mr. Dusko Ivanov, State Counselor and National ...

Western Balkans Parliamentary Forum on SALW

On the 12th of May 2010, the Regional Meeting of the Western Balkans Parliamentary Forum on SALW was held in Belgrade, Serbia, hosted by SEESAC and the Parliamentary Forum on Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW). The aim of the conference was ...

Marking of Imported Firearms under the UN Firearms Protocol

SEESAC has published a study report "Marking of Imported Firearms under the UN Firearms Protocol." The Protocol against Illicit Manufacturing of and Trafficking in Firearms, Their Parts and Components and Ammunition prescribes that states ...