ISACS News


ISACS at the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre

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ACCRA, GHANA — This year's annual "SALW Border Security Management" Course held over two weeks at the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC) in Accra, Ghana, featured a special segment on ISACS, its module on "Border Controls and Law Enforcement Cooperation" and the


BICC and UNIDIR to test ISACS Software in South Sudan

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"The United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research (UNIDIR) and the Bonn International Center for Conversion (BICC) have agreed to jointly test a software tool aimed at enhancing the practical application of the International Small Arms Control Standards (ISACS) in South Sudan. …


UN Strategy on the Sahel calls for sensitization on ISACS

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United Nations Integrated Strategy for the Sahel 

Strategic goal two: national and regional security mechanisms are capable of addressing cross-border threats

Objective 2.5: Enhance regional and interregional cooperation among Sahelian, West African and Maghreb States, including through the development of harmonized approaches aimed at combating illicit trafficking, controlling arms and movements of armed and criminal elements, including terrorists, and reinforcing the 1267 arms embargo mandate


MSAG incorporates ISACS into training modules

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LUZERN, SWITZERLAND — The Multinational Small Arms and Ammunition Group (MSAG) is an apolitical, informal, multinational platform of States that exchange best practices and coordinate international assistance in the field of small arms and light weapons and conventional ammunition Physical Security and Stockpile Management (PSSM).