UNLIREC Assists Caribbean States to Strengthen Capacity in Combating Illicit Firearms Trafficking

16 April 2012

On 16 April 2012, the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs, through its Regional Centre for Peace, Disarmament […]

UNLIREC steps up efforts in Guatemala to prevent armed violence and combat illicit firearms trafficking

9 March 2012

Legal practitioners in Guatemala received focused training on combating illicit firearms trafficking through UNLIREC’s Specialized Training Course celebrated […]

UNDP and UNLIREC assist Ecuador and Colombia in Strengthening their Capacity to Fight Illicit Firearms Trafficking at the Border

7 February 2012

On 7 July 2012, in the city of Tulcan, the bi-national training course on combating the illicit trafficking […]

UNLIREC and the OAS make progress in the study on the implementation of CIFTA in the region

3 January 2012

(Lima) – Within the cooperation framework established between the Organization of American States (OAS) and UNLIREC, a study […]

UNLIREC launches its 2012 firearms activities in Central America

3 January 2012

(El Salvador and Guatemala) – UNLIREC’s Director, Ms Mélanie Régimbal, met with national authorities in El Salvador and […]

UNLIREC and Jamaica fight crime by destroying thousands of weapons and offering training in the fight against illicit trafficking

2 January 2012

(Kingston) – As part of the project currently being implemented in the Caribbean, UNLIREC and the Government of […]

Central America continues advancing the implementation of its Security Strategy

12 May 2011

El Salvador – On 16 December, Central American Heads of State and Government held the XXXVIII Regular Meeting […]

Miembros de la Comunidad Andina analizan avances y retos en la lucha contra el tráfico ilícito de armas pequeñas y ligeras

12 March 2011

Quito – Con motivo del X Aniversario del Programa de Acción 2001 de las Naciones Unidas para prevenir, […]

UNLIREC carried out its first specialized course for legal practitioners in Peru

12 February 2011

Lima- As part of UNLIREC’s strategy to support countries in the region, the first Specialized Training Course for […]

UNLIREC and the Ecuadorian Armed Forces joined forces in the destruction of ammunition

12 January 2011

(Quito) – As part of its commitment to promote initiatives in the area of disarmament, on December 7, […]

UNLIREC and the Dominican Republic united in the fight against illicit firearms trafficking

11 January 2011

(Santo Domingo, November 2011) – The Ministry of State for the Armed Forces was the scene of UNLIREC´s […]

The States of the region participate in the III Meeting of Ministers Responsible for Public Security in The Americas

11 January 2011

(Port of Spain, November 2011) – The III Meeting of Ministers Responsible for Public Security in the Americas […]