2022 – Year in Review

2022 was a year marking 20 years of SEESAC’s unwavering commitment to a safer South-East Europe, demonstrated through our work towards strengthening the capacities of stakeholders in the region to ...

Germany Steps Up Support to Roadmap Multi-Partner Trust Fund (MPTF) with New Contribution

Germany awards a new funding contribution of EUR 800,000 to the MPTF to support the full implementation of the Western Balkans Roadmap to strengthen the control of small arms, light weapons and ...

Western Balkan Authorities Review Roadmap Implementation Progress at Eight Regional Coordination Meeting

The Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW) Commissions from the Western Balkans, the international organisations engaged in arms control in the region and donors – over 105 representatives in total – ...

Norway Provides Significant Financial Support to Roadmap Multi-Partner Trust Fund

As one of the six key contributors and partners, Norway has provided a new contribution worth NOK 5,000,000 (approximately USD 500,000) to the Western Balkans SALW Control Roadmap Multi-Partner Trust ...

EU-Western Balkans Summit Commends Western Balkans' SALW Control Roadmap

The EU-Western Balkans Summit took place on Tuesday, 6 December in Tirana, Albania and it was ended with issuing the Tirana declaration which, among others, commends the Western Balkans' SALW Control ...

EU and UNDP SEESAC Extend Partnership to Further Work on Disarmament and Arms Control Activities in South East Europe

The European Union has awarded over 4.000.000 EUR through a new Council Decision (2022/2321) of 25 November 2022 for a new phase of SEESAC activities, mainly extending support to coordination and ...

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 ...