Implementing agency: United Nations Regional Centre for Peace and Disarmament in Asia and the Pacific
Project timeframe: 01/01/2017 – 31/12/2017
Central Asia: Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, and Mongolia;
Southeast Asia: Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Timor-Leste and Vietnam.
Goal: Strengthen the implementation of the PoA in Central and Southeast Asia by building capacity to reduce illicit arms flows; to utilize the PoA reporting mechanism to monitor and report progress towards achieving Sustainable Development Goals Target 16.4, as well as to implement the ATT in the future.
Activities: Training for relevant Southeast Asian and Central Asian officials including on PoA and ATT implementation and support for national actions to reduce flow of illegal arms.