New Release: Arms Trade Treaty Regional Actor Study

New Release: Arms Trade Treaty Regional Actor Study

The Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) is an international treaty that seeks to set the highest possible standards to regulate the international trade in conventional weapons, with the aim of reducing human suffering caused by irresponsible and illicit transfers across...
Afghanistan becomes the ATT’s 109th State Party

Afghanistan becomes the ATT’s 109th State Party

On 29 July 2020, Afghanistan acceded to the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT), becoming the 109th State Party.  As the second country in South Asia to join the Treaty – following the Maldives – this is an important development for a region marred by decades of...