AU & Germany cooperate to apply ISACS in Sahel


"These proposals pertain to building sustainable national capacities in the region, providing guidance to Member States and implementing agencies on implementing sustainable and nationally-owned PSSM projects, and applying the International Ammunition Technical Guidelines (IATG) and the International Small Arms Control Standards (ISACS) in resource-scarce settings.  …

Launched: New ISACS module on Awareness-raising


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On 2 March 2017, the United Nations’ internal mechanism for Coordinating Action on Small Arms (CASA) adopted a new ISACS module (ISACS 04.30)  that provides practical guidance on “Awareness-raising.”  Before being adopted, the module was reviewied extensively by the ISACS Expert Reference Group before being submitted to the 23 UN entities that make up CASA for a final internal review.  …