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105 STEEL ARMS BOXES AND 40 GUN RACKS HANDED OVER TO RWANDA POLICE
KIGALI: On 30 March 2019, the Deputy Inspector General of Police Juvenal Marizamunda received 105 steel arms boxes and 40gun racks handed over by the RECSA Executive Secretary Lt. Gen. Badreldin Elamin Abdelgadir, at an event held at the RNP General Headquarters in Kacyiru. The infrastructure will support the safe storage and transportation of arms […]
MSAG HANDS OVER REGIONAL PSSM PROGRAM TO RECSA
NAIROBI: On 21 March 2019, the Regional Centre on Small Arms (RECSA) officially took charge of the regional capacity building program on weapons and ammunition management, in a ceremony graced by the German Ambassador to Kenya H.E. Annette Gunther and the RECSA Executive Secretary Lt. Gen. Badreldin Elamin Abdelgadir. The Physical Security and Stockpile Management […]
RECSA Marks Nairobi Declaration Day with Briefing to the AU Peace & Security Council
ADDIS ABABA: On 14th March 2019, the RECSA Executive Secretary Lt. Gen. Badreldin Elamin Abdelgadir briefed the 832nd meeting of African Union Peace and Security Council on the Proliferation of Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW) and its impact on Silencing the Guns in Africa by 2020. The briefing marked the 19th Anniversary of the […]
UNODA-RECSA PARTNERSHIP: HIGH REPRESENTATIVE FOR DISARMAMENT HOSTS RECSA EXECUTIVE SECRETARY
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 […]
RECSA Member States Reaffirm Commitment to the Arms Trade Treaty
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 […]
CAPACITY BUILDING OF THE BUREAU FOR COMMUNITY SECURITY & SMALL ARMS OPENS IN JUBA
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 […]
UNREC AND RECSA HIGH-LEVEL MISSION TO BOLSTER COOPERATION
LOME: RECSA and the United Nations Regional Centre for Disarmament in Africa (UNREC) have signed a Technical Cooperation Framework to deepen their partnership towards peace, security and disarmament in Africa. The framework was signed during a high-level Partnership meeting between the UNREC Director Mr. Anselme Yabouri and the RECSA Executive Secretary Lt. Gen. Badreldin at […]
WE STAND WITH KENYA: MESSAGE OF SOLIDARITY FROM RECSA EXECUTIVE SECRETARY
RECSA strongly condemns the sheer disrespect of the lives of innocent civilians in the atrocious terrorist attack at 14 Riverside Drive, Nairobi on 15th January 2019. “We stand in solidarity with the Government and the People of the Republic of Kenya. Our hearts go out to the victims and their families. With reverence for the […]
EAC AND RECSA PRINCIPALS HOLD HIGH-LEVEL DISCUSSIONS ON SUB-REGIONAL PEACE AND SECURITY
ARUSHA: The Secretary General of the East African Community (EAC) Amb. Liberat Mfumukeko on Friday 23rd November 2018 hosted the RECSA Executive Secretary Lt. Gen. Badreldin Elamin Abdelgadir for bilateral discussions. Recognizing peace and security as a prerequisite for regional integration and sustainable development, the meeting focused on how to build synergies and exploit institutional […]

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