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 ...

Roadmap Local Coordination Meetings held for sixth time in the Western Balkans

Six Local Coordination Meetings in the framework of the implementation of the Regional Roadmap on a sustainable solution to arms control in the Western Balkans (Roadmap) were organized by the Small ...

Updates from the UNDP Offices on their SALW control activities during July-September period

A comparative macroscope for ballistic examination and 5 stereoscopic trinocular microscopes were delivered to the Albanian Institute for Scientific Police to increase the efficiency of ballistic analysis.

To support the implementation of the Roadmap for a sustainable solution to the illegal possession, misuse, and trafficking of Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW) and their ammunition in the Western ...

EU and Western Balkans confirm their continued support for the implementation of the Western Balkans Roadmap, at the EU-Western Balkans Summit in Slovenia

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On 6 October 2021, Slovenian presidency of the European Council hosted the EU-Western Balkans Summit, in Brdo pri Kranju. The meeting gathered leaders from the EU member states and from the six ...

Three years into the implementation of the SALW Control Roadmap for the Western Balkans, the EU and the Western Balkans Ministers review progress achieved

On 7 September, the EU Commission in close cooperation with the Slovenian Presidency of the Council of the European Union and the European External Action Service, organized a 3rd High-level Meeting ...