Western Balkan Authorities Raise Institutional Capacities for Effective Prevention and Combatting of Use of Firearms in Domestic Violence

Supported by the European Union, SEESAC organised the first meeting of the Regional Working Group for the Prevention of the Use of Firearms in Domestic Violence through Risk Assessment in Podgorica on ...

Western Balkan and Moldovan Authorities Enhance Knowledge on Ballistic Examination and Intelligence

Supported by the European Union, SEESAC, in close collaboration with the United Kingdom’s National Ballistic Intelligence Service (NABIS), organised a regional meeting on knowledge and best practice ...

BiH Authorities Destroy 2,490 Pieces of Small Arms and Light Weapons, Their Parts and Components

To increase public safety and security, the authorities of Bosnia and Herzegovina destroyed 2,490 pieces of small arms and light weapons and their parts and components at the Ilijaš smelter on Monday, ...

In Focus Armed Violence Monitor: Number of Firearm Incidents in Criminal Context Increased in 2021 Compared to 2020

Incidents related to organised crime, armed robberies, firearm thefts, as well as other incidents with a criminal background, continue to have an adverse impact on citizens across South East Europe, ...

South East Europe Defence Ministerial Meeting Takes Place in Sofia

SEESAC participated in the South East Europe Defence Ministerial (SEDM) Meeting on 17 November. The meeting gathered representatives of the Member Nations and international/regional organisations to ...

France Further Supports Roadmap Multi-Partner Trust Fund with New Contribution

As one of the key contributors of the Western Balkans Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW) Control Roadmap Multi-Partner Trust Fund (MPTF), France has provided a new contribution worth 400,000 euros to ...

Western Balkan Crime Scene Investigation Units Enhance Knowledge on International Standards

Representatives of the Western Balkan Crime Scene Investigation Units enhanced their knowledge on ENFSI best practice manuals and international standards at the Regional Workshop on Crime Scene ...

UNODA Training Manual on Mainstreaming Gender in Small Arms Control Features Best Practices from South East Europe

UNODA (United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs) has published the Training Manual on Mainstreaming Gender in Small Arms Control within the framework of its global gender and small arms ...

Armed Forces of Montenegro to Enhance Integration of Gender Perspective in Education and Training

At the request of the Ministry of Defence of Montenegro, UNDP SEESAC organised a Seminar for Personnel Making Decisions on the Plans and Programs of Education from 8 to 9 November 2022 in Podgorica. ...

SEESAC Supports Criminal Police and Firearms Focal Point in North Macedonia to Develop Standard Operating Procedures

As part of the comprehensive support to criminal and border police services in South East Europe, SEESAC organised a workshop on the development of Standard Operating Procedures for the Criminal ...