UNODA/UNREC trains Togolese Armed Forces on marking & recording small arms in line with ISACS

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"The National Commission Against the Proliferation, Circulation and Illicit Trafficking of SALW in Togo (CNLPAL), in collaboration with the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA), through its Regional Center for Peace and Disarmament in Africa (UNREC) – and with the financial support of German Federal Republic – [organized] in Lomé, from 9-11 October, a training workshop for defence and security forces on marking and registration of small arms and light weapons (SALW). The workshop [took] place at the CNLPAL Headquarters.

"The training is in line with the implementation of the support programme to the CNLPAL for the marking of SALW in Togo. The activity contributes to the implementation of the Convention of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) on SALW and of international standards on marking in compliance with the International Small Arms Control Standards (ISACS)."

FULL REPORT — Togo:Training workshop for defence and security forces on marking and registration of small arms and light weapons (SALW)