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Promoting the ratification of the Biological Weapons Convention in Haiti

On 23 March 2018, the Implementation Support Unit (ISU) of the Biological Weapons Convention (BWC) concluded a universalization mission to Port-au-Prince, Haiti, which it conducted at the request of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Haiti within the framework of the European Union Council Decision 2016/51 in support of the BWC. Haiti signed the BWC […]

On 23 March 2018, the Implementation Support Unit (ISU) of the Biological Weapons Convention (BWC) concluded a universalization mission to Port-au-Prince, Haiti, which it conducted at the request of...

High Representative visits Regional Centre for Peace and Disarmament in Kathmandu; meets host Government officials

From 1 to 3 April 2018, Ms. Izumi Nakamitsu, Under-Secretary-General and High Representative for Disarmament Affairs, made an official visit to Nepal, which hosts the Regional Centre for Peace...

DPKO and ODA brief UN staff on the Effective Weapons and Ammunition Management handbook

UN staff attended a briefing on 14 February 2017 during which the Department of Peacekeeping Operations (DPKO) and the Office for Disarmament Affairs (ODA) presented a new handbook for...

Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) and UNODA partner to empower women for peace and security

Forty-six young professional women from OSCE countries participated in the “OSCE Scholarship for Peace and Security” training, which took place from 12 to 16 February in Vienna. The training...

Malian officials trained on new SOPs for physical security and stockpile management of weapons and ammunition

The United Nations Regional Centre for Peace and Disarmament in Africa (UNREC), in collaboration with the Government of Mali, through Mali’s National Commission for the Fight against the Proliferation...

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