PoA/SALW : Adoption of the outcome document (June 29, 2018, New-York) [fr]
The Third Review Conference 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 adopted unanimously a comprehensive and ambitious outcome document.
France, President-designate of the 3rd Review Conference of the UN Programme of Action on Small Arms and Light Weapons, has fully engaged in a transparent and inclusive preparatory process.
On June 29, 2018, after two weeks of meetings, the Conference adopted a final document for concrete and effective progress in the implementation of the Programme of Action.
The final document proposes an ambitious program on various issues: the fight against diversion; the fight against illicit manufacturing, reactivation and conversion; better coordination of SALW cooperation and assistance; the question of gender; the integration of ammunition.