When #stayinghome does not mean #beingsafe…

While domestic violence is on the rise during COVID-19 crisis, specific circumstances under the lockdown require increased alertness and immediate response to the risks related to the presence of ...

Gender Equality Trainers from the Armed Forces in the Western Balkans Support their Peers in Moldova

Chisinau, 9 – 12 March 2020 UNDP SEESAC supported the Senior Leader Seminar (SLS) and Gender Focal Point (GFP) training for the Ministry of Defence and the National Army of Moldova, organized by ...

Extension of deadline: 2nd Call for project proposals in the context of the Western Balkans SALW Control Roadmap Multi-Partner Trust Fund

Update 18 March 2020: The Steering Committee of the Western Balkans SALW Control MPTF approved today the extension of the deadline for submitting projects proposals within the call by one month, from ...

UNDP and UNODC join forces in support of the Western Balkans SALW Control Roadmap

Four new projects in the area of small arms and light weapons (SALW) control will be initiated by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Offices in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) and Kosovo* ...

Ministry of Defense and the Serbian Armed Forces committed to increase capacities of Persons of Trust

Borkovac, 10 – 11 March 2020 Twenty-one Persons of Trust in the Ministry of Defence of Serbia (MoD) and Serbian Armed Forces (SAF) increased their capacities through the third seminar organized at ...

Regional Steering Group (RSG) on Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW) holds its annual meeting in Belgrade

Gathering annually since 2002, the Regional Steering Group (RSG) on Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW) takes stock on progress in the implementation of the Regional Implementation Plan on Combating ...

SEESAC presented the Gender Coach Programme within the Conference on the Western Balkans’ SALW Control Roadmap

The Berlin Conference, saw SEESAC presenting the results achieved in the first year of implementation of the Roadmap for comprehensive Small Arms and Light Weapons Control in the Western ...

Sharing experiences from South East Europe with the Global Gender Equality Network for Small Arms Control

Berlin, 20 – 21 February 2020 UNDP SEESAC contributed to launching the global Gender Equality Network for Small Arms Control (GENSAC) at the international experts’ conference “Gender Equal Small ...

Ministries of Defence and Armed Forces in the Western Balkans Initiate the Second Regional Survey to Better Understand the Position of Women in the Armed Forces

Representatives of the Ministries of Defence (MoDs) and Armed Forces (AFs) from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, North Macedonia and Serbia nominated to develop the 2nd regional study The Position ...

Berlin high-level meeting to review Western Balkans’ progress in implementing the SALW Control Roadmap

High-level representatives, gathered in Berlin to review the Western Balkans’ efforts to address the misuse, possession and trafficking of small arms and light weapons (SALW), on 31 January 2020. ...