Tuesday, 28 August 2012

Side event to UN Programme of Action Review Conference 2012

A BICC delegation will participate in that conference and will organize a Side Event with other partners for the 28. August 2012 in the German House on behalf of the German Foreign Office. The event is open to the public.

MAG South Sudan

More than a decade has passed since the adoption of the UN Programme of Action (PoA) to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects in 2001. 
From 27. August to 7. September, the UN will conduct a Review Conference (RevCon) regarding the progress made as well as next steps of the PoA in New York, USA. The side event, called Preventing diversion of arms and ammunition: Approaches in Sudan and South Sudan, is open to the public!

Agenda of the side event (pdf)