Border controls

Guns are relatively easy to smuggle across borders. Strengthening border controls and improving cross-border cooperation are important aspects of reducing armed violence.

Últimas noticias

Más de 20.000 personas han firmado una petición instando al presidente de los Estados Unidos, Barak Obama, a tomar medias para detener el contrabando de armas desde EEUU a México.

Crisis Action, a group based in the UK, has issued a report on Cote d’Ivoire and the risk of an outbreak of armed conflict involving massive violence against civilians.

The Ghana section of the West Africa Action Network on Small Arms (WAANSA-Ghana) presented its new 5-year Strategic Plan to the national media in Accra, Ghana on 9 December.

Groupe de recherche et d'information sur la paix et la sécurité (GRIP) has issued a paper on 'Managing Land Borders and the Trafficking of Small Arms and Light Weapons'.

Latest resources

Una presentación de diapositivas titulada “Las armas no necesitan pasaporte para cruzar la frontera México-Estados Unidos” está disponible aquí