Taming the Arsenal - Small Arms and Light Weapons in Bulgaria - PRIO

Taming the Arsenal - Small Arms and Light Weapons in Bulgaria

Report - External Series

Rynn, Simon; Philip Gounev; & Thomas Jackson (2005) Taming the Arsenal - Small Arms and Light Weapons in Bulgaria, SEESAC Report. Belgrade: SEESAC.

Taming the Arsenal – Small Arms and Light Weapons in Bulgaria, is a report on the findings of research conducted on questions relating to Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW) in Bulgaria from July to November 2004 by the Sofia-based Center for the Study of Democracy, and London-based Saferworld. It sets out the findings of a comprehensive assessment of the 1) distribution of SALW in Bulgaria; 2) the impacts of SALW on individuals, communities and the state; 3) public perceptions of SALW and security; and 4) the capacity of the state to control the proliferation and misuse of SALW.

Authors