Conference of States Parties to the Arms Trade Treaty chose Geneva to host the Treaty Secretariat

Press release, 27.08.2015

Cancún/Mexico 27.8.2015 - The body will be responsible for regulating the trade in arms and preventing illegal sales.

Press release 

"Switzerland will provide support in establishing the new secretariat in Geneva and will actively work to implement the treaty.", said Federal Councillor Didier Burkhalter ©