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ECOWAS provides equipment and materials for stockpile management of arms and ammunition to Guinea

Post Date: 2021-02-12

Conakry, 10 February 2021: The Resident Representative of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to Guinea officially handed over arms and ammunition stockpile management equipment to the Guinean defence and security forces on Wednesday, 10 February 2021. This took place during a ceremony organised by the National Commission to combat the Proliferation and Illegal Circulation of Small Arms and Light Weapons (ComNat-ALPC), in the premises of the Battalion Headquarters Battalion, at Camp Almamy Samory Touré in Conakry.


The equipment was donated by ECOWAS through the Regional Project for Peace, Security and Stability, funded by the European Union on the one hand, and the NGO COGINTA, on the other, through its Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW) project.