print

Reasonable Measures: Addressing the Excessive Accumulation and Unlawful Use of Small Arms

cover_09.gif
Release date: 1998-07

BICC brief 11 „Reasonable Measures:Addressing the Excessive Accumulation and Unlawful Use of Small Arms” is directed to interested governments and organizations, acting both unilaterally and collectively to address the issue, as well as those states directly affected by excessive accumulation and unlawful use of small arms and light weapons. As a reference from which to form the basis of a more effective response, it defines the nature of the problems, reviews the effectiveness and relevance of the various initiatives that have been developed to address several aspects of the issue, and outlines a full range of options to extend or improve upon current activity.