ATT Monitor launches second annual report
Aug 23, 2016

Control Arms officially launched the second Annual Report of the ATT Monitor project on the first day of the Second Conference of States Parties to the ATT (CSP2016). The [...]

A nation’s hopes held hostage by armed violence, and still arms flow in
Aug 23, 2016

Control Arms calls for action as second Conference of States Parties opens in Geneva

Geoffrey Duke, Director of the South Sudan Action Network on Small Arms, gave a [...]

Successful workshop on Implementation of the ATT held in Ghana
Aug 17, 2016

Control Arms partners in Ghana organized a successful two-day workshop on “Enhancing the Implementation of the Arms Trade Treaty in Ghana; Roles and Obligations of Stakeho [...]

Guatemala Becomes 87th States Party to ATT
Jul 12, 2016

Guatemala became the 87th States Party to the ATT, depositing its ratification instrument to the United Nations in New York on July 12, 2016.

Control Arms welcome [...]

First ATT Academy training a success
Jun 26, 2016

The first training session of the ATT Academy concluded Thursday 23 June, following four days of in-depth learning about the Arms Trade Treaty. The fifteen course partic [...]

First session of the ATT Academy gets underway in Kenya
Jun 21, 2016

The ATT Academy got off to a strong start as its first training session opened on Monday 20 June in Lake Nakuru, Kenya. The first day took a focus on the context in which [...]

Strategising for #ArmsFreeAfrica in East and Horn of Africa
Jun 20, 2016

A strategic planning meeting in Nairobi brought together a highly diverse group of civil society groups from across the East and Horn of Africa, to plan and develop campa [...]

Enthusiastic response to Gun Runners premiere in Nairobi
Jun 20, 2016

Ten years ago, Kenyan cattle-rustler turned peace activist Julius Arile presented Control Arms’ “Million Faces” petition to the UN Secretary General in New York, calling [...]

“The ink is barely dry and States are violating the ATT” - Winnie Byanyima, Oxfam
May 24, 2016

There were strong words from Control Arms partners at the World Humanitarian Summit (WHS) this week, as governments were called upon to live up to their legal and moral ob [...]

Control Arms Members work towards ATT Laws and Implementation in South East Asia and Pacific Region
May 10, 2016

Participants from eight South East Asian and Pacific Island countries (Cambodia, Fiji, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Solomon Islands, Thailand and Vanuatu [...]