UNSCAR: UN Trust Facility Supporting Cooperation on Arms Regulation

UNSCAR is a flexible multi-donor fund supporting the implementation of the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) and the Programme of Action on small arms and light weapons (PoA).

UNSCAR aims to:

  • mobilise resources to support the ratification/accession and implementation of the ATT and the implementation of the PoA;
  • improve effectiveness of assistance through better coordination, monitoring and matching of resources;
  • promote increased sustainability through more predictable sources of funding.


Who is eligible for funding?

UN partners, international/regional organizations, NGOs, research institutes.

Governments wishing to receive assistance should work with an eligible applicant.


2016 Call for Proposals closed

The application period of the 2016 Call for Proposals has now closed (deadline 28 July 2016).

The project selection will take place in October 2016 and all applicants will be informed of the outcome in early November.