Grenada makes progress in implementing UN Security Council resolution 1540(2004) on the non-proliferation of weapons of mass destruction

6 November 2014

UNLIREC officially launched its 1540 Programme with its first field activity in Grenada. This forms part of UNLIREC’s […]

Seminar on the development of a national course within the framework of WMD commodity identification training

3 November 2014

Representatives of the United States Department of Energy summoned various national authorities in Peru and a number of […]

International Maritime Organization and UNLIREC work with the Government of Grenada to enhance maritime and port security

29 October 2014

UNLIREC has been working with the Government of Grenada to provide legal and technical assistance under its 1540 […]

UNLIREC and Trinidad and Tobago convene national roundtable on strengthening the implementation of Resolution 1540 (2004)

13 October 2014

On 13-14 October 2014, UNLIREC convened a national roundtable on strengthening the implementation of Security Council Resolution 1540 […]

UN Regional Centre for Peace, Disarmament and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean Arms Trade Treaty Implementation Course launched this week in Costa Rica

10 October 2014

In response to requests by States in Latin America and the Caribbean, and to help prepare them for […]

UNLIREC releases study on stray bullets in Latin America and the Caribbean

22 September 2014

On the occasion of the International Day of Peace, the United Nations Regional Centre for Peace, Disarmament and […]

UNLIREC y Perú unen esfuerzos para combatir la impunidad en casos relacionados con el tráfico ilícito de armas de fuego, municiones y explosivos

27 August 2014

El 27 de agosto, UNLIREC inauguró el Curso Especializado para Operadores Legales (CEOL): Combatiendo la Impunidad en el […]

UNIDIR conducts 2nd ISACS Assessment Tool training in Latin America

19 August 2014

The UN Institute for Disarmament Research (UNIDIR)— in cooperation with the UN Regional Centre for Peace, Disarmament and […]

UNLIREC participates in high-level meetings in Belize to discuss implementation of WMD-related instrument (UNSCR 1540)

18 August 2014

In October 2013, UNLIREC received funding from the US Department of State to roll out a technical assistance […]

Grenada and UNLIREC discuss current legal framework in the areas of nuclear and biological weapons and materials

21 July 2014

UNLIREC accompanied a delegation from the South African Department of Trade and Industry to provide technical assistance to […]

United Nations provides Technical Workshop on Combating Illicit Trafficking of Firearms in Peru as part of its Joint Program in Human Security

8 June 2014

Within the framework of the United Nations Joint Program “Strengthening Human Security and Community Resilience by Fostering Peaceful […]

Colombia makes progress in implementing the Biological Weapons Convention

3 June 2014

The Government of Colombia, in collaboration with the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) and the Convention […]