Red Argentina para el Desarme

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On 14-15 May 2012 in Argentina, IANSA members from Latin America including Viva Rio, Instituto Latinoamericano de Seguridad y Democracia (ILSED), Red Argentina para el Desarme, and the Instituto de Estudios Legales y Sociales del Uruguay (IELSUR), participated in a seminar on arms proliferation and control in the region. The seminar, organised by the Ministry of Justice and Human Rights, included analysis of disarmament initiatives and programmes by civil society.

The Argentinean Disarmament Network held its general assembly on 22 March in Buenos Aires.

104,782 guns and 747,000 rounds of ammunition were destroyed in Argentina in 2009.