The third Constructive Dialogue on Firearms with relevant stakeholders, including non-governmental organizations, will be convened on Friday, 5 April 2024, following the 11th meeting of the Working Group on Firearms, in accordance with paragraph 53 of the Procedures and rules for the functioning of the UNTOC review mechanism.
The meeting will be held in English from 10:00 - 13:00 and 15:00 - 18:00 (CEST, Vienna time) in a hybrid mode, with in-person participation at the Vienna International Centre (VIC) conference room CR1 and online participation (via Microsoft Teams).
The link for participants joining remotely will be shared with registered participants shortly before the event.
Interested representatives of non-governmental stakeholders, including non-governmental organizations, academia and the private sector were invited to apply by 3 December 2023.
Approved non-governmental participants will receive a formal invitation to participate in the meeting, including further information regarding their participation.
Registered participants from States parties and signatories, non-signatories, entities and intergovernmental organizations attending the working group are also invited to participate to the constructive dialogue, in accordance with paragraph 53 of the Procedures and rules for the functioning of the UNTOC review mechanism.
Programme for the 2024 Constructive Dialogue on the UNTOC review process following the conclusion of the 11th meeting of the Working Group on Firearms - Available here (English).
Please see here further guidance for in-person participation.
Please see here further guidance for remote participation.
For additional general information on the constructive dialogues, please consult UNODC’s Civil Society Unit page.
Written contributions will be published here as received
The Summary by the Chair of the Constructive Dialogue on the review process in accordance with paragraph 53 of the Procedures and rules for the functioning of the Mechanism for the Review of the Implementation of the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime (UNTOC) and the Protocols thereto - Available here (English)