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UNLIREC carries out Double Cast Training in Guyana

From 10 - 13 July, the United Nations Regional Centre for Peace, Disarmament and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean (UNLIREC), together with ARQUEBUS Solutions Ltd, delivered Double Cast training to five participants from Guyana in Georgetown. The...

UNLIREC and Guyana advance WMD non-proliferation agenda in the country

On 29 August 2017, UNLIREC representatives teamed up with the Guyanese Ministry of Public Security returned to host a national roundtable event in Georgetown. The purpose of the roundtable was to present Guyana with its UNSCR 1540 National Legal Study and highlight to...

Peru advances 1540 implementation on preventing WMD proliferation

On 7 March, UNLIREC held consultations with the Government of Peru to elaborate its Draft National Action Plan on implementation of UNSCR 1540 (2004). This meeting brought together 19 representatives from nine institutions and agencies, including Foreign Affairs,...

UNLIREC undertakes workshop on WMD Focus List in Dominican Republic

On the 22nd and the 23rd June, national authorities from the different sectors involved in the non-proliferation of weapons of mass destruction attended a planning mission held in Santo Domingo. The objective of this meeting was to pool the strategic trade mapping of...

UNLIREC carries out double cast training in Belize

From 19-23 June, the United Nations Regional Centre for Peace, Disarmament and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean (UNLIREC), together with ARQUEBUS Solutions Ltd, delivered its third Double Cast training and consequent donation of equipment in Belize. Four...

UNLIREC and UNV launch new SDG Project in Trinidad and Tobago

The United Nations Regional Centre for Peace, Disarmament and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean (UNLIREC) and the United Nations Volunteers Programme (UNV) conducted its first training workshop for young volunteer leaders in Port of Spain, Trinidad and...