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Uganda. 2014 ‘Collection and Disposal of Surplus SALW.’ National Report of Uganda on its Implementation of the United Nations Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects (UNPoA), p. 32. New York NY: Permanent Mission of Uganda to the United Nations. 1 January

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5. Collection and Disposal of Surplus SALW

Uganda continues to implement collection and disposal measures of redundant stockpiles which comprise of recovered firearms, obsolete firearms and ammunitions as well as un-exploded ordinances.

Since 2005 to date NFP in collaboration with Uganda Peoples Defense Force and Uganda Police Force has disposed of 1,893 tons of redundant EOD, 99,637 pieces of recovered illicit SALW and 3,900 Rounds of Ammunitions.

Under the same initiative, NFP will continue to conduct countywide verification and identification of volumes of un-exploded ordinances, surplus stocks, un-serviceable and de-commissioned SALW for disposal.

[SALW = Small Arms and Light Weapons; NFP = UNPoA National Focal Point]

ID: Q12738

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