National implementation measures

This section contains information on activities implemented by the Coordinator on National Implementation Measures.


February 2018

Pacific countries met in Auckland on 12-14 February 2018 in order to take stock and advance implementation of three treaties dealing with conventional weapons: the Arms Trade Treaty (2013), the Convention on Cluster Munitions (2008) and the Convention on the prohibition of the use, stockpiling and transfer of antipersonnel mines (1997).

The meeting was sponsored by New Zealand, CCM Coordinator on National Implementation Measures, and Australia and supported by the three Geneva-based Implementation Support Units (ATT, APMBC and CCM). The meeting was also attended by the International Committee of the Red Cross and civil society representatives.

14 Pacific States participated in the meeting: Australia, Cook Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Palau, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu and Vanuatu.

Please click on the links below to access conference documents:

Auckland Declaration on Conventional Weapons Treaties
Conference programme


December 2017

Concept Note by New Zealand, CCM Coordinator on National Implementation Measures of the Convention, on enhancing the implementation of Action 8 of the Dubrovnik Action Plan up to the 8th Meeting of States Parties (8MSP) to be held in September 2017.


October 2017

The Coordinator on National Implementation Measures (New Zealand), in collaboration with the Coordinator on Transparency Measures (Zambia), organized a side event on 17 October in the margins of the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) First Committee in New York. Invited States Parties attended this informal meeting to discuss obligations stemming from Article 7 (Transparency Measures) and Article 9 (National Implementation Measures) of the Convention.


May 2017

The Coordinator on National Implementation Measures (New Zealand) along with the Coordinators on Universalization (France and Zambia) organized the CCM Ratification Seminar in Kampala, Uganda, on 29-30 May. The seminar was made possible through the generous contribution of the government of New Zealand and in-kind support of the government of Uganda.

For detailed information on the Seminar, click here.


May 2016

In its capacity as Coordinator on National Implementation Measures, New Zealand hosted a Workshop on National Implementation Measures  for a cross-regional grouping of States on 17 May 2016. For more information.


November 2016

Concept Note by New Zealand, CCM Coordinator on National Implementation Measures of the Convention, on enhancing the implementation of Action 7 of the Dubrovnik Action Plan up to the 7th Meeting of States Parties (7MSP) to be held in September 2017.