Burundi: National Action Plan on small arms launched

On 23 September, the government of Burundi, in partnership with the National Commission on small arms, the Regional Centre on Small Arms (RECSA) and IANSA members Colonie des Pioniers de Développement (CPD), launched a new National Action Plan on small arms in Bujumbura. The launch took place during a workshop on small arms control, civilian disarmament, and the development of best practice guidelines on these and other related issues. Participants included the Vice President of Burundi, Mr Térence Singunguruza, who thanked civil society for their input in the process.