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Tackling small arms in the Great Lakes region and the Horn of Africa

Tackling small arms in the Great Lakes region and the Horn of Africa

strengthening the capacity of subregional organisations

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Published by Institute for Security Studies in Pretoria .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Eastern,
  • Africa, Northeast,
  • Africa Northeast
    • Subjects:
    • Arms control -- Africa, Eastern -- Congresses.,
    • Arms control -- Africa, Northeast -- Congresses.,
    • Gun control -- Africa, Eastern -- Congresses.,
    • Gun control -- Africa, Northeast -- Congresses.,
    • Illegal arms transfers -- Africa, Eastern -- Congresses.,
    • Illegal arms transfers -- Africa Northeast -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesAborder le problème des armes légrères dans la région des Grands Lacs et la Corne de l"Afrique
      Statementcompiled by Andrew McLean.
      GenreCongresses.
      ContributionsMcLean, Andrew, Institute for Security Studies (South Africa)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJZ5645 .T33 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination77, 88 p. ;
      Number of Pages88
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6877020M
      ISBN 100620262818
      LC Control Number00420166
      OCLC/WorldCa45166205

      small arms and light Weapons: africa a Resource guide for Religions for Peace 3 Letter of Welcome from dr. William f. Vendley and dr. mustafa y. Ali the Role of Religion Faith communities are often in a position to play an important role in combating the proliferation and effects of small arms and light Size: 2MB. High Representative Nakamitsu meets with the Executive Secretary of Regional Centre on Small Arms on Small Arms in the Great Lakes Region, the Horn of Africa . CENTRAL AFRICA: New arms deal elicits optimism on the Problem of Illicit Small Arms and Light Weapons in the Great Lakes Region and the Horn of Africa, signed in Small arms . Address: East 42nd Street, Room S, United Nations, New York, NY Protocol General Tel: () , () Registration to UN Meetings Tel: ()


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Tackling small arms in the Great Lakes region and the Horn of Africa Download PDF EPUB FB2

Tackling small arms in Great Lakes region and the Horn of Africa. Pretoria (PO BoxBrooklyn Square ): Institute for Security Studies, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Andrew McLean; Institute for Security Studies (South Africa).

Great Lakes and Horn of Africa, thereby assisting with the implementation of the United Nations Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects 1 and existing (UNPoA) regional programmes (in particular the Nairobi Protocol for the Prevention, Control.

eration, states in the Great Lakes Region and Horn of Africa have adopted a regional approach aimed at curbing the supply and misuse of illicit SALW, in the form of the Nairobi Protocol for the Prevention, Control and Reduction of Small Arms and Light Weapons in the Great Lakes Region and Horn of Africa (Nairobi Protocol).

Building on earlier. Tackling the Small Arms Problem in Africa. Tasneem Jamal September 1, Author One was the problem of freely circulating small arms, which continues to haunt many Africans in an era when the rest of the globe is reaping the benefits of increased trade and information technology. The exact volume of small arms on the African continent is.

Efforts to tackle illegal small arms Reduction of Small Arms and Light Weapons in the Great has been ratified by two thirds of the States in the Great Lakes region and Horn of Africa.

Making a Mark: Reporting on Firearms Marking in the RECSA Region, by James Bevan and Benjamin King, a joint publication of Regional Centre on Small Arms in the Great Lakes Region, the Horn of Africa and Bordering States, and the Small Arms Survey; with support from the US Department of State’s Office.

East Africa: Small Arms in to Get Security Marks. Nairobi — All firearms in the Great Lakes Region, East Africa and the Horn of Africa will soon be marked with country codes, force code and serial numbers in the fight against the proliferation of small arms and light weapons.

Great Lakes Region & Horn of Africa In Aprilstates in the Great Lakes Region and Horn of Africa signed the Nairobi Protocol for the Prevention, Control and Reduction of Small Arms and Light Weapons1. The Nairobi Protocol is a detailed legally-binding regional agreement, which entered into force in.

THE NAIROBI PROTOCOL FOR THE PREVENTION, CONTROL AND REDUCTION OF SMALL ARMS AND LIGHT WEAPONS IN THE GREAT LAKES REGION AND THE HORN OF AFRICA Preamble We, the Ministers of Foreign Affairs and other plenipotentiaries of Republic of Burundi Democratic Republic of Congo Republic of Djibouti Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia.

Council challenged to end small arms proliferation VICE-President Samia Suluhu Hassan has challenged the ministerial council of the Regional Centre on Small Arms in the Great Lakes Region and bordering states (RECSA) to unveil and uproot syndicates perpetrating illicit proliferation of small arms and businesses in the region.

Delegates attending a conference on the proliferation of small arms in the Great Lakes and Horn of Africa region have agreed to work together to tackle the problem.

A declaration issued on Wednesday at the end of the four-day meeting in Nairobi called for strengthening or adopting national laws and control mechanisms to govern civilian. light weapons (SALW) in the Great Lakes Region and Horn of Africa.

The Nairobi Declaration on the Problem of Illicit Small Arms and Light Weapons in the Great Lakes Region and the Horn of Africa was signed on 15 March by the Ministers of Foreign Affairs and/ or representatives of the governments of Burundi, theFile Size: 1MB. This is particularly true of the Horn of Africa and the Great Lakes sub-region.

Recognizing the problems caused by small arms, foreign affairs ministers of Burundi, the DRC, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda signed the Nairobi Declaration.

The Great Lakes Region and Horn of Africa are gravely affected by the proliferation of small arms and light weapons.

Long, porous borders in the sub-region mean that small arms and light weapons can circulate quite easy from country to country, fuelling conflict and high levels of crime – particularly in urban areas. In rural areas, small. Regional Centre on Small Arms in the Great Lakes Region, the Horn of Africa and Bordering States (RECSA).

vention, Control and Reduction of Small Arms and Light Weapons in the Great Lakes Region and the Horn of Africa’.

In the same year, the then GTZ programme office in Arusha, Tanza-nia, designed a regional project to support states of the East African Community (EAC) to imple-1 UN Document A/CONF.

/15File Size: 1MB. The Third Ministerial Review Conference of the Nairobi Declaration on the Problem of the Proliferation of Illicit Small Arms and Light Weapons in the Great Lakes Region and the Horn of Africa: Safari Park Hotel, Nairobi, 20thst June A safe and secure sub-region in a peaceful continent free from arms proliferation.

POSTPONMENT OF ALL MEETINGS AND CONFERENCES. Due to the rapid spread of the coronavirus (COVID), international efforts to limit its spread, and the directive by His Excellency President Uhuru Kenyatta to scale down public meetings and gatherings, the the.

Support Training Centre (IPSTC) and the Regional Centre on Small Arms in the Great Lakes Region, the Horn of Africa and Bordering States (RECSA).

The overall goal of this project is to provide a platform to facilitate a global, inclusive dialogue that examines and identifies possible. Proliferation of Illicit Small Arms and Light Weapons in the Great Lakes Region and the Horn of Africa was adopted in March by the Foreign Ministers of ten countries, and what may be called “the Nairobi process” made a significant step forward with the signing of the regional Protocol on Small Arms and Light Weapons only a.

8 Flew, C and Urquhart, A, Strengthening Small Arms Controls: An Audit of Small Arms Control Legislation in the Great Lakes Region and the Horn of Africa (Saferworld, ). degree of regional harmonisation and establish a strong legal framework for. REGIONAL OUTLOOK FOR THE HORN OF AFRICA AND THE GREAT LAKES REGION 05 region.

Global Acute Malnutrition (GAM) rates in South Sudan are above the 15 per cent emergency threshold in seven of the ten states, reaching 33 per cent in northern Bahr el-Ghazal. Over million South Sudanese children under five are acutely malnourished this year.

Kenya. As part of the global effort to control, prevent and reduce these arms, 12 countries from the Great Lakes Region and the Horn of Africa in entered into. Publication Arms Control in a Rough Neighbourhood The case of the Great Lakes Region and the Horn of Africa "This paper examines the processes leading up to the adoption of the Nairobi Protocol and the establishment of a regional coordination body to oversee its implementation.

GRAVELY CONCERNED with the problem of the proliferation of illicit small arms and light weapons in the Great Lakes Region and the Horn of Africa and the devastating consequences they have had in sustaining armed conflict and armed crime, degrading the environment, fuelling the illegal exploitation of natural resourcesFile Size: 35KB.

proliferation of illicit SALW in the Great Lakes Region and the Horn of Africa in Marchin recognition of the problems caused by small arms.

Due to membership to many Regional Economic Communities (RECs), Tanzania signed the SADC Declaration Concerning Firearms, Ammunition and other Related Materials. In recognition of the devastating impact of small arms and light weapons on a swath of Africa ranging across the Great Lakes, East Africa and the Horn, 10 countries agreed to the Nairobi.

The Nairobi Declaration on the problem of the proliferation of illicit small arms and light weapons in the Great Lakes region and the Horn of Africa (2) The Nairobi Declaration was signed, by consensus, in March by Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo, Djibouti, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Kenya, Rwanda, Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda.

Great Lakes Region (1) Green Economy (1) Horn of Africa (1) Human security (1) Illicit Arms (1) Imports (1) Increased Economic Growth (1) Informal Cross-Border Trade (1) Research on Small Arms in Central Africa "By the end of the seminar a number of things had become apparent.

Most research in Central Africa has been conducted by foreign. The Third Ministerial Review Conference of the Nairobi Declaration on the Problem of the Proliferation of Illicit Small Arms and Light Weapons in the Great Lakes Region and the Horn of Africa: Safari Park Hotel, Nairobi, 20thst June [Kenya) 20 Ministerial Review Conference of the Nairobi Declaration on the Problem of the Proliferation of Illicit Small Arms.

the Great Lakes region. In the light of the sever-ity of the situation, these countries gathered in Nairobi in and formed the Regional Centre on Small Arms and Light Weapons in the Great Lakes Region and the Horn of Africa (RECSA).

RECSA is an institutional framework arising from the Nairobi Declaration to coordinate the joint ef. Tackling Small Arms in the Great Lakes Region and the Horn of Africa: Strengthening the Capacity of Subregional Organisations avg rating — 0 ratings — published /5.

According to the executive secretary of the Regional Centre on Small Arms in the Great Lakes Region, the Horn of Africa and Bordering States (RECSA), Théoneste Mutsindashyaka, such deaths occur in the context of armed conflict and violence.

Inthe governments in the region issued the ‘Nairobi Declaration on the Problem of Illicit Small Arms and Light Weapons in the Great Lakes Region and the Horn of Africa’. In The Association of European Parliamentarians with Africa (AWEPA) is an international parliamentary association that is strictly non-partisan, founded by European parliamentarians in In cooperation with African parliaments, AWEPA works to strengthen parliamentary democracy in Africa.

The African Great Lakes (Swahili: Maziwa Makuu) are a series of lakes constituting the part of the Rift Valley lakes in and around the East African include Lake Victoria, the third-largest fresh water lake in the world by area, Lake Tanganyika, the world's second-largest freshwater lake by volume and depth, and Lake Malawi, the world's eighth-largest fresh water.

Addis Ababa Meeting on Small Arms - Final Communique The 2nd Regional Parliamentary Forum on the Implementation of the Nairobi Protocol for the Prevention, Control and Reduction of Small Arms and Light Weapons in the Great Lakes Region and Horn of Africa.

The accord establishing the Regional Centre on Small Arms and Light Weapons in the Great Lakes and Horn of Africa (RECSA) - which will be based in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi.

21 November Wagging the Dog - Disarmament and Arms Control in the Great Lakes Region and the Horn of Africa In last month`s deliberations of the United Nations (UN) Security Council`s First Committee on Disarmament and International Security, a move towards more results-based management of the international disarmament machinery became.

Andrew McLean has 69 books on Goodreads with ratings. Andrew McLean’s most popular book is ApocalyptiGirl: An Aria for the End Times. From a humble beginning as a son of employees in white settlers' farms in the central Rift Valley, Dr Francis K.

Sang overcame many odds to rise through the ranks of the Kenya Police and become. The African Great Lakes are a group of lakes located around the Great Rift Valley in the Great Lakes Region of Africa.

These lakes range in size from the large water bodies like Lake Victoria (26, sq miles) to Lake Kivu ( sq miles). The African Great Lakes are classified based on river basins, the presence of a draining river or its Author: Joyce Chepkemoi.

Proliferation of small arms is to blame for tribal skirmishes and cattle rustling in Kenya's northern frontier districts. The East African nation is surrounded by neighboring countries that for a long time experienced civil strife which immensely contributed to the influx of the illegal weapons into the hands of gangsters and cattle rustlers.