Brazil: Disarmament Network elected to public security council

In Brazil, IANSA members are celebrating the success of a campaign to get the Brazilian Disarmament Network elected for membership in the new National Council for Public Security (CONASP). Dennis Mizne, director of Sou da Paz, said "This is an important victory for all organisations working for gun control in Brazil”. He added, “The presence of the Brazilian Disarmament Network in CONASP is critical in order to keep bringing the issue of disarmament to the national public security agenda".