RECSA’s VISION

A safe and secure sub-region in a peaceful continent free from arms proliferation.

NEW YORK: On 27 February 2019, the United Nations High Representative for Disarmament Affairs Ms. Izumi Nakamitsu held bilateral discussions with the RECSA Executive Secretary Lt. Gen. Badreldin Elamin Abdelgadir focusing on the implementation of arms control interventions. The bilateral meeting coincided with the UN Security Council debate on cooperation between the United Nations, regional […]

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NAIROBI: On 26 February 2019, RECSA hosted a one-day regional workshop, bringing together representatives of government from seven Member States to review the progress made in raising awareness on the need to ratify the Arms Trade Treaty. The Arms Trade Treaty has a lot of complementarities with the Nairobi Protocol on Small Arms and Light […]

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A week-long capacity building workshop for members of the Bureau for Community Security and Small Arms Control (BCSSAC) was held in Juba on 18 – 22 February 2019. The exercise, facilitated by the Regional Centre on Small Arms (RECSA) sought to develop the technical skills and expertise of the Bureau Staff towards the efficient and […]

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