UNLIREC in the News

UNLIREC and OAS provide regional platform for States to engage in open debate on combating WMD proliferation
The United Nations Common House in Lima, Peru, is the site of a Regional Encounter to discuss preventing and combating the spread of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) from a Latin American and Caribbean perspective from 25-26 April 2017. 22 States from the region and six partner organizations join ...
UNLIREC supports Colombia in its efforts towards ATT implementation
The United Nations Centre for Peace, Disarmament and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean (UNLIREC) held a Practical Seminar for the Implementation of the Arms Trade Treaty from 6-7 April in Bogota, Colombia. Representatives of the institutions that make up the National Coo ...
UNLIREC presents study on less lethal weapons in Latin America and the Caribbean to Colombian authorities
The United Nations Regional Centre for Peace, Disarmament and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean (UNLIREC) presented the findings of its study entitled “ Less Lethal Weapons in Latin America and the Caribbean – Challenges and Opportunities ” in the facilities of the Colombian Nation ...
UNLIREC supports various initiatives to strengthen arms control among private security sector in Costa Rica
The United Nations Centre for Peace, Disarmament and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean (UNLIREC) continues moving forward on the implementation of the project Strengthening the capacity for effective and transparent management of small arms and ammunition in the private security s ...
UNLIREC supports Dominican Republic in strengthening its implementation of UNSC Resolution 1540
A set of activities aimed at strengthening the implementation of the United Nations Security Council Resolution 1540 (2004) was carried out in the Dominican Republic from 28 to 29 March 2017 as part of UNLIREC’s support to States in the region. These activities encompass the adoption of inte ...
UNLIREC boosts Dominican Republic’s capacity to conduct internal assessments of firearms examiners
From 27-30 March, the United Nations Regional Centre for Peace, Disarmament and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean (UNLIREC) carried out its forensic ballistics collaborative competency testing exercise in the Dominican Republic. Five members of the Scientific Police (PC), t ...

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