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The problem of small arms proliferation is multidimensional– that is why such a broad array of organisations around the world are so concerned about it. On this page you will find the latest news and resources on some of the hot topics for groups working against small arms and light weapons.

Últimas noticias

National gun laws

Nearly 600 US mayors have launched a campaign to identify states with lax gun laws and push for tighter restrictions to prevent the trafficking of guns used in crime.

National gun laws

IANSA member in Turkey, the Umut Foundation, is appealing for Parliament to reject a proposed new bill on firearms due to be voted on this month.

National gun laws

In the US, the Governor of California Arnold Schwarzenegger has signed a Bill that will require mental health facilities to electronically notify the Department of Justice when individuals become prohibited from firearm possession due to mental illness.

National gun laws

IANSA woman and founding member of IANSA Wendy Cukier of the Coalition for Gun Control has been nominated one of 25 ‘Transformational Canadians’

Security sector reform

Michele Pepe of the West Africa Action Network on Small Arms (WAANSA) and UNIFEM spoke to an assembly of more than 800 army recruits at a meeting in Cote d’Ivoire on 6 October.

Latest resources

International trade controls

Gracias a Orlidy Inoa, activista a favor del desarme e investigadora sobre temas de seguridad y control de armas y mujer de IANSA de la Republica Dominicana por compartir este articulo

Women, gender and guns
El primer boletín de 2012, “Género, Paz y Seguridad” del Instituto de Investigación de Paz de Oslo (PRIO) contiene una reseña del nuevo libro del investigador y Director encargado de PRIO, Inger Skjelsbæk, titulado “La Sicología Política de la Violación en la Guerra: estudios de Bosnia y Herzegovina”.
Women, gender and guns

Nos alegra compartir con ustedes un recurso nuevo con relación al Comité Preparatorio del Programa de Acción sobre armas pequeñas y ligeras (PoA PrepCom) el 19-23 de marzo.

Armed violence and development

A pesar de la firma de los Acuerdos de Paz en 2006 , la violencia política, económica y social sigue en Nepal, según el Small Arms Survey.

Survivors

Cate Buchanan del proyecto “Sobreviviendo la Violencia Armada” liderará un “webinar” a las 10h (hora del Reino Unido) el 15 marzo.