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Acharya, N., Bayer, M., Breitung, C., Mutschler, M., & Wagner, K. (2022). Kleinwaffengrundsätze in einem Rüstungsexportkontrollgesetz verankern! Den kompletten Produktzyklus von Kleinwaffen von Produktion bis Vernichtung einbeziehen (BICC Policy Brief series No. 1/2022). Bonn: Bicc.

Germany is one of the world's largest producers and exporters of small arms and light weapons. In BICC Policy Brief 1\2022, BICC experts make recommendations to make the Federal Government's small arms policy more binding. In doing so, they take a look at the entire product cycle of small arms and... more

Acharya, N., Krötz, M., Przybilla, H., & Wedeniwski, L. (2021). Small Arms & Light Weapons Guide 2021. Bonn: BICC.

Illicit Small Arms, Light Weapons (SALW) and their ammunition pose a serious global threat to the security of individuals, communities, and nation states. This SALW Identification Guide provides specialized agencies, security forces, and actors involved in regulating illegal trafficking of weapons... more

Acharya, N., & Krötz, M. (2017). Training report: Physical security and stockpile management (PSSM) orientation course. Khartoum, Sudan: BICC.

The Training Report documents the PSSM seminar on weapons management in Khartoum from 24 to 28 September 2017, organized by RECSA, SARCOM, BICC and German Cooperation. more

Acharya, N., Grumel, O., & Vranckx, A. (2016, November). Safety first (BICC Knowledge Notes series No. 2/2016). Bonn: BICC.

This Knowledge Note provides an insight into current realities, behaviour and practices in arms and ammunition storage sites in north-western DR Congo. Tailored recommendations for strengthening ammunition and weapons safety by improving physical security measures and renovating infrastructural... more

Acharya, N., & Mühlen-Schulte, A. (2016, June). The final round: Combating armed actors, organized crime and wildlife trafficking (BICC Policy Brief series No. 3/2016). Bonn: BICC.

This policy brief aims to equip SALW policymakers and practitioners with an understanding of how increased wide-scale wildlife trafficking is directly linked to the involvement of organized crime, heavily armed state and non-state actors and the proliferation of small arms, light weapons and... more

Acharya, N., Wiegink, N., & Idriss, S. (2015). Civilian arms registration and marking handbook. Bonn: BICC.

In collaboration with Sudan's National Focal Point on Small Arms Control, BICC has published the Civilian Arms Registration and Marking Handbook, available in both English and Arabic. This Handbook is a guide on arms registration and marking (ARM) for practitioners, government officials, and... more