UNSCAR Projects Selected in 2013

In the 2013, nine projects were selected for funding with a total budget of $902,836, of which eight projects were selected through the annual Call for Proposals process. UNSCAR funded one special-circumstances project in this cycle.

To find out more about each project, please click on the project title below.

In this cycle, UNSCAR funded activities to spur the momentum toward the entry-into-force of the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT). Projects focused on Asia and the Pacific, Africa, and Latin America and the Caribbean. A total of 51 member states benefited directly or indirectly from UNSCAR-funded activities in the 2013-2014 implementation cycle.

Map 2013 UNSCAR target countries

Specifically, UNSCAR-funded activities contributed to the ratification, implementation and promotion of the ATT by:

  • supporting governments’ decision-making processes;
  • building capacities of national authorities;
  • catalyzing national legislative procedures;
  • raising awareness in civil society;
  • developing underpinning research on the implementation of the Treaty;
  • identifying synergies between implementing requirements of the Arms Trade Treaty with other existing regional and global instruments and efforts.

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