The Kinshasa Convention on Small Arms Control

The 'Central African Convention for the Control of Small Arms and Light Weapons, their Ammunition, Parts and Components that can be used for their Manufacture, Repair and Assembly', known as the Kinshasa Convention, was signed on 19 November in Brazzaville, Republic of the Congo at the 35th Ministerial Meeting of the United Nations Standing Advisory Committee on Security Questions in Central Africa by Angola, Cameroon, Chad, Democratic Republic of Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, the Central African Republic, the Republic of Congo and Sao Tomé and Principe. 

The governments of Burundi and Rwanda have not yet signed the convention, which will come into force once it is ratified by six signatories.

Kinshasa Convention ENGLISH.pdf870.37 KB
Convention de Kinshasa FRANCAIS.pdf918.62 KB
Convention de Kinshasa PORTUGUES.pdf932.24 KB