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

Statements

Opening remarks by the Director and Deputy to the High Representative for Disarmament Affairs

Opening remarks by the Chair of BMS8

  • Agenda item 6: Consideration of 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, at the national level, the regional level and the global level
  • Algeria [EN]
  • Australia [EN]
  • Brazil [EN]
  • Burkina Faso [FR]
  • Canada [EN] [FR]
  • Colombia [ES]
  • Costa Rica [ES and EN]
  • Egypt [AR]
  • El Salvador [ES]
  • Ethiopia [EN]
  • European Union [EN]
  • France [FR]
  • Iran [EN]
  • Iraq [AR]
  • Japan [EN]
  • Malaysia [EN]
  • Mauritania [AR]
  • Philippines [EN]
  • Republic of Korea [EN]
  • Switzerland [EN]
  • Tanzania [EN]

Agenda item 7: Consideration of the implementation of the International Instrument to Enable States to Identify and Trace, in a Timely and Reliable Manner, Illicit Small Arms and Light Weapons

  • Algeria [EN]
  • Australia [EN]
  • Colombia [ES]
  • Costa Rica [ES and EN]
  • Egypt [AR]
  • El Salvador [ES]
  • European Union [EN]
  • France [FR]
  • Iran [EN]
  • Iraq [AR]
  • Malaysia [EN]
  • Mauritania [AR]
  • Switzerland [EN]

Agenda item 8: Consideration of international cooperation and assistance, including capacity-building and means of enhancing modalities and procedures for international cooperation and assistance

  • Algeria [EN]
  • Australia [EN]
  • Brazil [EN]
  • Canada [EN] [FR]
  • Costa Rica [ES and EN]
  • Egypt [AR]
  • El Salvador [ES]
  • European Union [EN]
  • France [FR]
  • India [EN]
  • Iran [EN]
  • Iraq [AR]
  • Malaysia [EN]
  • Mali [FR]
  • Mauritania [AR]
  • Switzerland [EN]

Agenda item 10: Consideration of the draft final document

Statements by international and regional organizations, followed by non-governmental organizations and civil society