UNIDIR and UN SaferGuard Programme
Publication date
March 2019

Inadequately-managed ammunition poses the dual risk of accidental explosions of ammunition sites and diversion to illicit markets, resulting in humanitarian disasters and contributing to armed conflict, terrorism and crime.

To promote the effective, safe and secure management of ammunition stockpiles in accordance with the International Ammunition Technical Guidelines (IATG), the UN SaferGuard Programme has published this practical guide.

See the other publications in this series:

A Guide to Developing National Standards for Ammunition Management

Critical Path Guide to the International Ammunition Technical Guidelines

Record updated on : 28 March 2019
Record id : 97438

Related organisations

Small Arms Survey  
International Organisations