Pacific Small Arms Action Group & Melanesian Spearhead Group introduce ISACS to Pacific States 

“PSAAG [the Pacific Small Arms Action Group]  and the Melanesian Spearhead Group (‘MSG’) recently co-hosted a successful 2 day workshop in Vanuatu on advancing the ATT and PoA in Melanesia. The workshop, made possible with funds from UNSCAR, was well attended, with over 20 government and military officials, customs officers and police from Vanuatu, Solomon Islands, Fiji, Papua New Guinea, and Indonesia. There were also 6 CSO representatives present. […]

"Various tools were featured throughout the workshop, including PSAAG's latest implementation guide, introducing ISACS, as well as the Model Legislation commissioned by the government of New Zealand, and the ATT Baseline Survey. An Outcome Document was adopted by MSG Sub-Committee on Legal and Institutional Issues outlining recommendations for steps forward.”

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