UNREC uses ISACS to help build national PSSM standards in the Sahel (Burkina Faso, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Chad)

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"The project aims at contributing to security and stability in the Sahel region by preventing the diversion of and illicit trafficking in government-held SALW and ammunition through providing assistance to the six countries mentioned above, in improving physical security and stockpile management.

"The project is based on four components, the first of which was the holding of the Wilton Park Conference on 14 - 15 March 2016, the other three being the review of PSSM legislations, administrative procedures and national consultations, field activities, as well as the establishment of national standards in accordance with IATGs and ISACS.”

FULL REPORT — Physical Security and Stockpile Management of conventional weapons in the Sahel