Research project

Peace-building and Practical Disarmament in West Africa

This research project was carried out from September 1998 to September 2003

To promote the role of West African civil society in the fight against the proliferation of small arms and light weapons by informing, sensitizing and mobilizing civil society, building local research capacities, organizing seminars and publishing.

Researcher(s): Anatole Ayissi

Support from UNIDIR's core funders provides the foundation for all of the Institute's activities.
In addition, dedicated project funding was received from Belgium, Canada, Ghana, Ireland, Sweden and the United Kingdom.