Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library
UK. 2010 ‘Cooperation with Civil Society and NGOs.’ National Report of the United Kingdom on its Implementation of the Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects (UNPoA), p. 9. New York, NY: Counter Proliferation Department / Foreign and Commonwealth Office. 1 March
Cooperation with Civil Society and NGOs
The UK supported the following NGOs with project or core funding:
Saferworld aims to develop and implement initiatives and mechanisms for enhancing controls on SALW and arms transfers, reducing conflict and promoting more effective and accountable security provision in priority regions and countries.
IANSA seeks to make people safer from gun violence by securing stronger regulation on guns in society and better controls on arms exports.
Oxfam contributes to a legally-binding international agreement to control arms
transfers and addressing the impact of negative transfers on sustainable development.
Geneva Forum in supporting negotiations on an Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) and to promote implementation of the UN Programme of Action on SALW.
[SALW = small arms and light weapons]