UNLIREC and Government of Jamaica advance disarmament objectives in the Caribbean
From 3 – 7 June
2013, the United Nations Regional Centre for Peace, Disarmament Development in
Latin America the Caribbean (UNLIREC), the Ministry of National Security (MNS)
and the Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) collaborated in the destruction of 6.8
tonnes of surplus and obsolete small arms and light weapons ammunition. Eighteen Jamaican officials were trained ...
Governmental Experts from Andean Community meet to discuss the marking of weapons
The Secretary General of the Andean Community of Nations ( CAN) and the Republic of Ecuador , in its role as President Pro - tempore of the CAN , organized the Second Governmental Experts Workshop on the Marking of Weapons , from 27 to 28 May, 2013 , in Quito , Ecuador . The workshop aimed to make progress towards ...
UNLIREC assists St Kitts and Nevis with destruction of obsolete and confiscated small arms and ammunition
From 27 to 31 May 2013, the United Nations Regional Centre for Peace, Disarmament and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean (UNLIREC) supported the destruction of close to 400 seized and obsolete weapons and 0.67 tonnes of small arms ammunition and time-expired CS gas in Basseterre. All weapons and ammunition destroyed were documented in accordance with inte ...
UNLIREC assists Barbados in the destruction of 1,500 small arms and nearly two tonnes of ammunition
From 27 to 31 May 2013, the United Nations Regional
Centre for Peace, Disarmament and Development in Latin America and the
Caribbean (UNLIREC) assisted the government of Barbados in the
destruction of 1,500 seized and obsolete weapons and 1.9 tonnes of small
arms ammunition, time-expired CS gas, anti-riot grenades and other
explosives. All small arms were ...
UNLIREC supports Argentina in the modernization of small arms stockpile management policies and practices
refurbished and improved main armoury of Argentina’s Federal Police was
unveiled by the UN Office for Disarmament Affairs - through its Regional Disarmament
Centre (UNLIREC) - together with the Ministry of Security. Improvements to the Federal
Police armoury were carried out based on technical recommendations made by
UNLIREC in 2012 following a collab ...
One tonne of ammunition and over 150 weapons destroyed in St. Vincent and the Grenadines with UNLIREC support
UNLIREC, in collaboration with the Royal St. Vincent and Grenadines Police Force
(RSVGPF), facilitated the destruction of 164 seized and obsolete weapons and over
37,000 rounds of small arms ammunition from 20 to 24 May 2013. All weapons and
ammunition were destroyed and documented in accordance with UNLIREC Standard Operating
Procedures (SOPs). Eleven law enf ...
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