As per resolution A/RES/77/71, pursuant to the schedule of meetings for the period from 2018 to 2024 agreed upon at the third Review Conference and recalled by the Eighth Biennial Meeting of States, to convene the fourth United Nations Conference to Review Progress Made in the Implementation of the Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects in 2024 for two weeks (20 meetings), to be preceded by a preparatory committee meeting in early 2024 of five days (10 meetings).

The Preparatory Committee (PrepCom) meeting will take place from 12 - 16 February 2024 in New York.

Regional Preparatory Meetings

23-25 January 2024AsiaKathmandu, Nepal
Late February-Early March 2024AfricaTBC
Mid-Late March 2024Latin America & CaribbeanVirtual