Activity title

PPM, Control Arms and Free Tunisia Association project on promoting the ATT in the MENA region

28/05/2015 - 28/05/2015

Background

Activity description
In the run-up to the Final Preparatory Meeting (Geneva, July 2015) for the First Conference of States Parties (CSP1) to the ATT, the Permanent Peace Movement - with the support of Control Arms - implemented a project focused on conducting targeted lobbying activities in Tunisia and Jordan aimed at building support for the Arms Trade Treaty. In Tunis, cooperating partner, the Free Tunisia Association, presided by Hazem Ksouri, organized a round-table conference on 28 May 2015 as part of a media and lobbying campaign for ATT. Approximately 50 persons from the media, civil society, research centres, law, business and government attended the round table conference on 28 May 2015.

Focus of Activity

Transfer controls
International instruments

Type of Activity

Sensitization and outreach

Partners

Tunisia
Jordan

Implementers

Permanent Peace Movement (PPM)
Control Arms
Free Tunisia Association

URLs

Related Activities

Contact Details

Permanent Peace Movement (PPM)
3rd floor, Residence 424, Mar Roukoz – Dekwaneh, Beirut – Lebanon
Tel.: +961 1 696729
E-mail: info@ppm-lebanon.org
Point of Contact: Fadi Abi Allam, Director
E-mail: f.abiallam@ppm-lebanon.org