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UNRCPD Completes Training on Role of Gender in SALW Control

1st May 2020

UNRCPD successfully concluded a coaching programme on gender-mainstreaming small arms control. The coaching was an initiative from both UNODA and UNDP-SEESAC and was conducted for UNRCPD personnel in Kathmandu, Nepal over the period of March-April 2020. [source: UNODA]

Maldives accedes to the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT)

27th September 2019

On 27 September 2019, the Republic of Maldives acceded to the Arms Trade Treaty, thus becoming the ATT's 105th State Party. The treaty will enter into force in the Maldives on 26 December 2019. Maldives is the ninth State of the Asian-Pacific…