We work in 15 countries in The Great lakes Region, Horn of Africa and Bordering. Of these 8 of the 15 Member States are in the top 20 of the 2017 Fragile States Index.

Our mandate is to address the problem of proliferation of illicit Small Arms and Light Weapons, We achieve this through partnership with Member States, African Union, Regional Intergovernmental Bodies, and the organized civil society organizations.


Member States

Intergovernmental Organizations(AU, IGAD, INTERPOL, CISSA, LATF, SARCOM, EASF, DDG)

Development Partners (AfDB, EU, US, BICC, Germany)

Regional Economic Communities (EAC, ECOWAS, SADC, ECCAS)

United Nations Agencies

Civil Society Organizations (AMI, APF, AEGIS TRUST, Saferworld)

Faith-based Organizations (URI, FECLAHA)

Research/Academic Institutions (Riara University)


Regional Centre on Small Arms @recsasec
Among the partners that supported today's illicit weapons destruction exercise is the Office of Weapons Removal and… https://t.co/0l256IUUZA
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1/3 Today 09/06/2021 H.E. President Uhuru Kenyatta arrived at the Traffic Police Training Centre in Ngong, Kajiado… https://t.co/u4Idi5JR4s
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RT @AUC_PAPS: Members of the Steering Committee provide summary reports on the progress made on their 2020-2021 projects; challenges and pr…
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