Parliamentary Forum on SALW encourages use of ISACS

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“Takes note of the fact that the forthcoming International Small Arms Control Standards (ISACS) will provide a set of effective guidelines for the safe and effective management of small arms and light weapons within the security system, and encourages their adoption by States’ when promulgated;

General Assembly First Committee briefed on ISACS

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“PATRICK MCCARTHY, Coordinator of the United Nations Coordinating Action on Small Arms (UN CASA) Project on International Small Arms Control Standards (ISACS), said that the project that was being developed would be framed by the existing global agreements on small arms and would build upon standards, best-practice guidelines, and model regulations, which had already been elaborated at the regional and subregional levels. …