OAU Decision on Small Arms

Tasneem Jamal Africa

Statement from the Organization of African Unity. Thirty-fifth Ordinary Session of OAU/Third Ordinary Session of AEC, 12-14July, 1999, Algiers, Algeria AHG/Draft/Dec.1-8 (XXXV) Rev. AHG/Draft/OAU/AEC/Dec.1 (III) Rev. DRAFT DECISIONS OF THE ASSEMBLY OF HEADS OF STATE AND GOVERNMENT AHG/Draft/Dec.6 (LXX) Draft Decision on the Illicit Proliferation, Circulation and Illicit Trafficking of Small Arms and Light Weapons – (Doc. CM/2097 (LXX) Add.2)) …

Human Security and an Arms Trade Code of Conduct

Kenneth Epps Americas, Conventional Weapons, Defence & Human Security

Author Kenneth Epps The Ploughshares Monitor June 1999 Volume 20 Issue 2 The International Code of Conduct on Arms Transfers proposed by Nobel Peace laureates led by former Costa Rican president Oscar Arias provides an exemplary set of principles for Canada and like-minded countries to collectively bring some real control to the international weapons trade. With its emphasis on compliance with …

Reversing the Tide: Report on the small arms action forum

Tasneem Jamal Conventional Weapons

Working Paper 99-2 The text of this paper is based on presentations and notes from the “Small Arms Action Forum” held at the United Church of Canada, Etobicoke, on June 15, 1999. The forum was organized by Project Ploughshares on behalf of the Small Arms Working Group of the Canadian Peacebuilding Coordinating Committee. We wish to acknowledge financial support from …