United Nations Conference to Review Progress Made in the Implementation of the Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat, and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects, NY, 26 June - 7 July 2006
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Get informed on the illicit trade in small arms!


Click on the information materials of your choice

  • UN in Action: 13-minute programme on illicit small arms in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil [English]
    UN in Action: 4-minute short version [English]

Related websites of UN agencies on small arms

Integrated Regional Information Networks (IRIN)/ UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA)

CASA Database: UN Coordinating Action on Small Arms mechanism

UN Department of Disarmament Affairs (DDA)

United Nations Childrens' Fund (UNICEF)

United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research (UNIDIR)

United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM)

UN Special Representative on the impact of armed conflict on children

World Health Organization (WHO)

* In addition, please find below a selection of other websites providing information on the issue.  A large number of organizations, presenting a range of perspectives, have websites on small arms.

Acronym Institute for Disarmament Diplomacy

Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue

Control Arms Campaign

International Action Network on Small Arms

Parliamentary Forum on Small Arms and Light Weapons

Sporting Arms and Ammunition Manufacturers' Institute

World Forum on the Future of Sport Shooting Activities

A larger list of organizations involved on small arms issues is available on http://www.un.org/events/smallarms2006/related-links.html


* Disclaimer: Posting of website links on the 2006 small arms Review Conference website does not constitute an endorsement by the United Nations of any view, policy position, statement or averred fact contained within these websites.  These website links are made available for informational purposes only.




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