Implementing agency: Conflict Armament Research (CAR)
Project timeframe: 01/01/2018 – 31/12/2018
Target countries: West Africa
Goal: Two key regional states and the ECOWAS Commission develop systems to use the ECOWAS Convention Article 19 mechanism to identify sources and diversion points of illicit SALW through SALW tracing, which are then reproducible by other ECOWAS member states.
Activities: Expert round table, inventory of state-owned weapons, system for tracing, PoA/ITI national reports.