NEW RELEASE: ATT Gender Action Plan Project

NEW RELEASE: ATT Gender Action Plan Project

Control Arms initiated and completed the first phase of its work on the ‘ATT Gender Action Plan’, a project undertaken with the support of the Government of Canada, and which aims to identify and monitor progress towards the implementation of the decisions related to...
The 8th Biennial Meeting of States on the PoA

The 8th Biennial Meeting of States on the PoA

The 8th Biennial Meeting of States (BMS8) on the Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects (PoA), took place from June 27-July 1, 2022, in person, at the UN Headquarters in New York. The...
The Philippines joins the Arms Trade Treaty

The Philippines joins the Arms Trade Treaty

On March 24, 2022, the Philippines deposited its Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) instrument of ratification to the United Nations Secretariat in New York, becoming the 111th State Party to the Treaty. The Philippines also became the first ASEAN state to join the ATT. This was...
Statement on the Armed Conflict in Ukraine

Statement on the Armed Conflict in Ukraine

Control Arms condemns Russia’s military invasion of Ukraine and expresses great concern at the humanitarian impact of this deteriorating security situation. We urge all parties to the conflict and those providing military support to respect international law and...