Small Arms and Light Weapons

Weapons neutralized in Colombia as part of peace agreement, Bogotá Photo credit: UN Photo/Renata Ruiz The destabilizing accumulation, illicit transfer and misuse of small arms and light weapons continue to initiate, sustain and exacerbate armed conflict and pervasive crime globally. Treaties and Instruments In 2001, countries adopted the Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and … Continue reading Small Arms and Light Weapons