The Working Group on Effective Treaty Implementation (WGETI) was established by the Second Conference of States Parties to the ATT in 2016 and is co-chaired by Ambassador Sabrina Dallafior Matter, of Switzerland, and Ambassador Elayne Whyte Gómez, of Costa Rica.
The first meeting of the Working Group took place on 6-7 February 2017, in Geneva, Switzerland.
A draft annotated Programme of Work was prepared by the Co-chairs for the first meeting of the Working Group (available here).
In addition, Sweden provided input to the Working Group on Effective Treaty Implementation (available here), as did the Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP) (available here).
Following the first meeting of the WGETI, the Co-chairs prepared a Summary Report of the first meeting (available here).
The following presentations were delivered during the the first meeting of the WGETI:
Trends arising from Initial Reports submitted by States Parties - Mr. Dumisani Dladla, Head of the ATT Secretariat (available here);
ATT Implementation Asistance Projects - Ms. Angelika Pfafferodt, Project Manager, German Federal Office for Economic Affairs and Export Control (BAFA) (available here);
Reflections on Training - Mr. Mr. Tobias Vestner, Security and Law Programme, Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP) (available here); and
Case study on implementation in Liberia - Ms. Elizabeth Kirkham, Small Arms and Transfer Controls Advisor, Saferworld.
List of participants ATT Working Groups' meetings, 6-9 February 2017 (including States, international organizations, and civil society organizations that registered for / attended the meetings: list).