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Small Arms Survey Annual Report 2020

The Small Arms Survey had 31 active projects and consultancies in 2020, focusing on strengthening sanctions implementations, profiling ammunition and automatic ballistics information systems, analyzing the global authorized small arms trade, producing region-specific research, enhancing capabilities to address and prevent diversion, and applying a gender-responsive lens to small arms control — to name a few. […]

Destruction of SALW in Moldova

2119 arms, 50,000 cartridges and 142 parts and components were destroyed on 25 November 2021 in Smelting facility JST “ARES UT” in Chisinau. The disposal of SALW, their components and significant amount of cartridges was accomplished within the currently implemented EU Council Decision (CFSP) 2019/2111 in support of SEESAC disarmament and arms control activities in […]

REGISYNC project launched!

A consortium of four leading organizations in the field of security research and small arms proliferation (Arquebus Solutions, CSD, Ecorys and the Small Arms Survey) launched the REGISYNC project, aimed at reducing the diversion of firearms into criminal hands in the EU and, as a result, improving LAEs ability to prevent, detect and persecute cases […]