Second meeting: The ATT and the SDGs

Promoting a Multifaceted Approach to Addressing Illicit Arms Flows: Exploring Synergies between the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) and other relevant Multilateral Instruments

30 May 2017, Kruzel Hall, World Meteorological Building, Geneva, Switzerland

Meeting Report

ATD Second Meeting: The ATT and the SDGs

Presentations:

Gender, Armed Violence, and the SDGs

Ms. Sarah Boukhary, Crisis Response Programme Associate, Women's International League for Peace and Freedom

Universalisation and the SDGs

Dr. Anna Alvazzi del Frate, Director of Programmes, Small Arms Survey

Transparency and the SDGs

Dr. Irene Pavesi, Researcher, Small Arms Survey

Agenda:

13.15-13.30 Opening Remarks

  • Ambassador Klaus Korhonen, President of the Third Conference of States Parties to the ATT
  • John Borrie, Director of Research, UNIDIR

13.30-14.30 Panel Presentation and Discussion, moderated by UNIDIR

  • 'Gender, Armed Violence, and the SDGs' // Sarah Boukhary, Crisis Response Programme Associate, Women's International League for Peace and Freedom
  • 'Universalization and the SDGs' // Anna Alvazzi del Frate, Director of Programmes, Small Arms Survey
  • 'Transparency and the SDGs' // Irene Pavesi, Researcher, Small Arms Survey

14.30-14.45 Next Steps and Closing Remarks

  • Reflections and next steps for the ATD // UNIDIR and the Small Arms Survey