G8 Evian Chair's Summary

Sectors : Small and Light Weapons
Organisation : G8
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Commitments in: Peace and security - Small and Light Weapons

“Global Partnership. We reaffirmed our Kananaskis commitments to prevent terrorists, or those that harbour them, from acquiring weapons of mass destruction. To that end, we reviewed the implementation of the Global Partnership Against the Spread of Weapons and Materials of Mass Destruction launched last year. We welcomed the progress achieved so far. We are determined to sustain and broaden our efforts towards:
− reaching our Kananaskis commitment of raising up to US$20 billion over 10 years;
− developing and initiating concrete and worthwhile projects;
− fully implementing the guidelines;
− opening this initiative to new countries.
To this end, we endorsed an Action Plan on the Global Partnership...”