Arms Trade Treaty CSP3 3rd Informal Preparatory Meeting
Date: June 23, 2017
Posted by: gnGesiteJr
The Office of the Special Envoy on Transnational Crime (OSETC) represented by PSINSP Virgilio D Ramirez from the Presidential Anti-Organized Crime Commission (PAOCC) attended the Arms Trade Treaty Third Conference of States Parties (CSP3) Third Informal Preparatory Meeting held at the World Meteorological Organization, 7bis Avenue de la Paix, Case Postale 2300 Nations, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland last June 1, 2017. The one-day meeting was in preparation for the Arms Trade Treaty CSP3 that will be held in Geneva, Switzerland on September 11 to 15, 2017.
The meeting focused on the presentation and discussion of draft agenda and programme of work for the CSP3. There was no comment or reaction from the body and the drafts were finalized. Ambassador Klaus Korhonen, CSP3 President closed the meeting by reiterating the two most important obligations of member states, the respective contributions to the ATT Voluntary Trust Fund and the submission of annual reports.
It was participated in by representatives of States Parties, Signatory States and Observer States to the Arms Trade Treaty, as well as representatives of International and Regional Organizations, and Civil Society and Industry.