Focusing primarily on post-conflict situations,
this handbook for planners in the field aims to provide an easy reference
guide to various methods that may be employed in the destruction of small
arms and light weapons and their associated ammunition natures.
Seeking to enable Member States to ensure the disposal of weapons voluntarily surrendered by civilians or retrieved from former combatants, the guide addresses the destruction of the following:
- Small arms and light weapons
- Small arms ammunition
- Rockets, missiles, shells, mortars and grenades