Programme of Action on Small Arms and Light Weapons – First Biennial Meeting of States

Overview

Biennial Meetings of States have the mandate to consider the national, regional and global implementation of the Programme of Action (PoA) to prevent, combat and eradicate the illicit trade in small arms and light weapons in all its aspects and its International Tracing Instrument (ITI).

The First Biennial Meeting of States on the Programme of Action was held from 7 - 11 July 2003 in New York.