Sweden Pledges New Contribution to Roadmap Multi-Partner Trust Fund

Sweden, one of the key contributors of the Western Balkans SALW Control Roadmap Multi-Partner Trust Fund, has confirmed the new contribution of 6,000,000 SEK (approximately 550,000 USD) to the Trust ...

Western Balkan Authorities Review Progress in SALW Control Roadmap Implementation

Six Local Coordination Meetings were organised during November 2022 by the Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW) Commissions in Pristina, Podgorica, Tirana, Sarajevo, Belgrade, and Skopje. The meetings ...

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 SALW Control Roadmap Multi-Partner Trust Fund Approves New Projects

The Steering Committee of the UN Multi-Partner Trust Fund for the Implementation of the Roadmap for SALW Control in the Western Balkans held a meeting in Skopje, on 4 July 2022 when it approved ...

Roadmap Implementation Progress Being Reviewed at Seventh Regional Coordination Meeting

Over 115 participants, representatives of Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW) Commissions from the Western Balkans, the international organisations engaged in arms control in the region and donors, ...

Third Year of Supporting Small Arms and Light Weapons Control Roadmap: UN Multi-Partner Trust Fund’s Annual Report

The third annual report of the United Nations Multi-Partner Trust Fund of the Roadmap for a sustainable solution to the illicit possession, misuse and trafficking of small arms and light weapons ...

Western Balkan Authorities Review Progress in Fighting Small Arms and Light Weapons Misuse and Proliferation

Six Local Coordination Meetings organised by the Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW) Commissions from Pristina, Skopje, Podgorica, Tirana, Belgrade and Sarajevo were conducted during June 2022. The ...

SEESAC Celebrates 20 Years of Working in South-East Europe for a #SAFERREGION

On 8 May 2022, SEESAC celebrated 20 years of unwavering commitment to strengthening the capacities of stakeholders in South-East Europe to control and reduce the proliferation and misuse of small arms ...

Updates from the Western Balkans SALW Control Roadmap Trust Fund during July-September period

Handover of IT equipment to the Kosovo Police Investigation department to enhance their technological capacities for firearm investigations. Mr. Arben Paçarizi, Director of Investigation Department/Kosovo Police, and Mr. Niels Knudsen, UNDP Deputy Resident Representative, signed the handover document.

The Western Balkans SALW Control Roadmap Multi-Partner Trust Fund (MPTF) is a key funding mechanism established by UNDP and UNODC in support of the implementation of the Roadmap for a sustainable ...

Progress in the implementation of the Roadmap reviewed during the 6th Regional Coordination Meeting

Over 100 participants, representatives of SALW Commissions in the Western Balkans, the international organizations engaged in arms control in the region and donors, gathered on 1-2 December 2021 for ...