Excerpt from S/RES/2278 (2016), op. 6

Requests [Government of affected country] to appoint a focal point to brief [relevant Security Council sanctions Committee] at its request and provide information relevant to the Committee’s work on ... the infrastructure in place to ensure the safe storage, registration, maintenance and distribution of military equipment by the Government security forces, and training needs, and emphasizes the importance of [Government of affected country] exercising control over and safely storing arms, with the support of the international community;

Year
2016
Document type
Resolution

Theme

  • I. GENERAL PROTECTION CONCERNS PERTAINING TO THE CONFLICT-AFFECTED POPULATION
  • F. Small arms and light weapons, mines and explosive remnants of war, and the indiscriminate use of weapons
  • Role of United Nations missions and other relevant actors, in mitigating the widespread circulation and availability of, and preventing the illicit trade in, small arms and light weapons