Side events

Overview of events organised by Member States, international and regional organizations, or non-governmental organizations in the margins of the Meeting. Participation is open to all who have UN grounds access.

     
Date  Venue/Time  Title and Organizer
     
Monday
16 June
1:15 - 2:30
CR 3CB

Physical Security and Stockpile Management: UNMAS at work

Organized by: UNMAS
     
  11:00 - 12:00
Conf. Room C
Media Briefing on Small Arms Survey 2014: Women and Guns

Organized by: PM of Switzerland, Small Arms Survey
     
  13:00 - 14:00
Conf. Room C 
Official Launch of Small Arms Survey 2014: Women and Guns

Organized by: PM of Switzerland, Small Arms Survey
     
  1:15 - 2:45
German House
871 UN Plaza
(First Ave, between 48th
and 49th St.).
Group of Interested States in practical disarmament measures
- New technologies in tracing
- UNSCAR trust fund

Organized by: PM of Germany
     
 

6:00 pm,
Conf. Room B

Improving the Health of the UNPoA

Organized by:  IPPNW, Parliamentary Forum on SALW and IANSA
     
Tuesday
17 June
1:15 - 2:30
Conf. Room C
Implementing the PoA: Launch of Small Arms Survey publications

Organized by: Small Arms Survey, PM of Australia
     
  1:15 - 2:30
CR 3CB
iTrace Global Weapons Reporting System - International launch

Organized by: PM of Switzerland, Conflict Armament Research
     
 

1:15 - 2:30
Conf. Room B

UNPOA: Stop gun violence and Save lives

Organized by:  IANSA and co-sponsored by the Government of Germany
     
  6:00 pm,
the Church Center
Improving the Health of the UN PoA

Organized by: IPPNW, IANSA, Parliamentary Forum on SALW
     
Wednesday
18 June
8:30 - 9:45 am
Venue:  Permanent Mission of Australia, 150 East 42 St
(between 3rd and Lexington Aves), 33rd Floor
Laying the Foundation for an Effective Arms Trade Treaty: Presenting the Arms Trade Treaty-Baseline Assessment Project

Organized by: PM of Australia
     
  1:15 - 2:30
Conf. Room 5 (NLB)
Gun Violence, Disability and Recovery

Organized by:  PMs of Mexico and Guatemala, Surviving Gun Violence Project and IANSA
(All permanent missions and permanent observer missions are invited)
     
  1:15 - 2:30
CR4 NLB
Integrated Regional Approaches to Crime and Security: The Caribbean Experience

Organized: PMs of CARICOM Member States, PM of the New Zealand

     
  1:15 - 2:30
CR 3CB
Small Arms and Light Weapons Trafficking and Insecurity in North Africa: The Case of Libya

Organizers: PM of the Netherlands, Small Arms Survey
     
  1:15 - 2:30
Conf. Room C
Arms and ammunition management in Somalia

Organized by:  UNIDIR, in cooperation with Conflict Armament Research
     
  6 to 8 p.m.
German House
871 UN Plaza
(First Ave, between
48th and 49th St.).
Preventing the diversion of small arms and ammunition: Global, regional and national approaches

Organized by: PM of Germany
     
  1:15 - 2:30
Conf. Room B
SALW and the post 2015 development agenda

Organized by:  Parliamentary Forum on SALW, PRIO and IANSA
     
Thursday
19 June
10:30 - 11:30
PM of Spain
245 East 47th St. 36th Floor
Press event:  OSCE Effort to Fight Illicit SALW: Providing practical assistance to States for over a decade

Organized by: OSCE
     
  1:15 - 2:30
Conf. Room C
OSCE achievements in fighting the proliferation of illicit SALW

Organized by: OSCE
     
  1:15 - 2:30
CR 3CB
Tracing illicit arms in conflict zones

Organized by: PM of Belgium
     
  1:15 - 2:30
Conf. Room B
How local-level stockpile management is improving community security in Kenya

Organized by: PM of Finland, Saferworld
     
Friday
20 June
1:15 - 2:30
Conf. Room C
Enhancing community safety through small arms control measures

Organized by: UNODA
     
  1:15 - 2:30
CR 3CB
Is the PoA Masculine?: Mainstreaming gender into the PoA
Event to discuss strategies of gender mainstreaming and gender balance with PoA

Organized by: IANSA Women’s Network, PM of Australia
     

This present calendar only indicates events taking place in conjunction Fifth Biennial Meeting of States to Consider 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
New York, 16 - 20 June 2014

Please confirm details directly with organizers
.