UNDP draws on ISACS to convert weapons to windmills in Bosnia & Herzegovina

"At the end of 2013, over 1,500 small arms and light weapons were destroyed – helping to wash away some of the stain on the country’s history. Choose Life Without Weapons, a campaign funded by the UK Government and guided by the International Small Arms Standards, collected weapons from different areas around the nation.” […]

"Metal that was forged to create systems of violence have been transformed into components for promoting sustainable energy. The weapons are melted down and used for the production of wind mills. They came out of conflict, but are now helping to combat climate change.”

FULL STORY — New life for old weapons: Conflict metal used to build windmills?