Home » Arms Trade

Arms Trade

UN / LYBIA

The UN Security Council unanimously adopted a resolution calling on all parties in Libya to agree to an immediate ceasefire and an end to the fighting. The 15-member body also condemned the use of violence against civilians and called on those responsible to be held accountable. UNIFEED-UNTV

27 Aug 2014 | Read More »

UN / ARMS TREATY ANNIVERSARY

Marking the first anniversary of the adoption of the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty (ATT), UN officials called on all States that have not yet done so to sign and/or ratify the instrument without delay to facilitate its entry into force. UNTV

2 Apr 2014 | Read More »

GA / SMALL ARMS

The Security Council, meeting at the ministerial level, voiced its grave concern at the illicit transfer, destabilizing accumulation and misuse of small arms and light weapons, which perpetuate conflict and instability worldwide and cause significant loss of life. UNTV

26 Sep 2013 | Read More »

GA/ ARMS TREATY WRAP

The Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) moved from negotiations to implementation today as more than half of the member states signed on to this unprecedented landmark treaty aimed at reducing the flow of arms around the world. UNTV  

25 Sep 2013 | Read More »

GA/ ARMS TREATY KERRY

US Secretary of State John Kerry signed a landmark United Nations treaty on arms regulation today during the annual General Assembly meeting inNew York. UNTV / FILE  

25 Sep 2013 | Read More »

GENEVA / SMALL ARMS SURVEY

The overwhelming majority of people who die from armed violence each year are killed outside of wars and other conflicts and women make up the largest number of victims killed, injured or intimidated with firearms at home, according to the latest global Small Arms Survey. CH UNTV

2 Jul 2013 | Read More »

GA / ARMS TRANSFER TREATY

The United Nations General Assembly approved on Tuesday morning (2 April) the world’s first ever arms treaty regulating the global trade of conventional weapons. UNTV 

2 Apr 2013 | Read More »

UN / ARMS TREATY AND PARLIAMENTARIANS

Press conference sponsored by the Permanent Mission of Finland to the United Nations, entitled "Parliamentarians Demand a Strong Arms Trade Treaty". Speakers will be: Ambassador Riitta Resch of Finland; Deputy Lamine Thiam, Senegal; Dr. Yusuf Ziya Irbec, Member of Parliament, Turkey; Ms. Margareta Cederfelt, Member of Parliament, Sweden; Mr. Mark Pritchard, Member of Parliament, United [...]

26 Mar 2013 | Read More »

UN / ARMS TRADE

Non-governmental Organizations and members of civil society today (25 March) expressed their discontent with the new draft of the Arms Trade Treaty handed over last Friday (22 March). UNTV

25 Mar 2013 | Read More »

 

August 2014
M T W T F S S
« Jul    
 123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031