17May/16

RECSA Meets CSO’s on Cameroon

Under the African Union project funded by the European Union Commission and executed by RECSA in partnership with CAMYOSFOP conducted a sensitization workshop for CSOs in Cameroon on ATT and Kinshasa Convention. The workshop that was held at Tougou Hotel – Yaounde on the 13th May 2016 brought together participants from key civil society organizations working SALW in Cameroon

Members of the CSOs posing for a group photo

Members of the CSOs posing for a group photo

17May/16

Sensitization Workshop held in Cameroon

Government Officials from key Ministries and Parliamentarians during the Sensitization workshop in Cameroon

Government Officials from key Ministries and Parliamentarians during the Sensitization workshop in Cameroon

With Support from European Union/AU RECSA, organized a sensitization workshop in Cameroon in partnership with CAMYOSFOP. The workshop held at Tougou Hotel – Yaounde on the 12th May 2016 brought together government officials from key Ministries and Parliamentarians to brainstorm on the establishment of a National Institution for the Management and Control of Small Arms and Light Weapons in Cameroon.

22Mar/16

Somalia: Al Shabaab Briefly Seizes Army Base, Kills Soldiers

Al shabaab says it has taken “complete control” of the Somali National Army (SNA) camp in Laanta Buuro village in lower Shabelle region and killed more than 74 soldiers. Reports say heavily armed Al-Shabaab militants have launched overnight the strategic town of Laanta Buuro, some 90Kms north-west of Mogadishu and engaged heavy exchange of fire with SNA forces. Continue reading

21Mar/16

RECSA 8TH Council of Ministers and 10th Technical Advisory Committee Meetings

In consideration of the provision of article 10(4) on the establishment of RECSA and in consideration of resolution 3of the 6th meeting of the Ministerial standing committee held in Zanzibar on 15th august 2015; RECSA sucessfully organised the 8th council of ministers and 10th Technical Advisory Committee Meetings  held at Njiro Veta Hotel in Arusha-United Republic of Tanzania from 18th to 21st of April 2016. Continue reading