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AOAV's Key Research Papers

Instruments for measuring armed violence in Latin America and the Caribbean

This document offers an overview of existing government efforts in Latin America and the Caribbean to measure and monitor armed violence. It looks at types of data collected, at the institutions in charge of collecting the information and it analyses some of the issues related to the use of the collected data. This is a preliminary report that is followed by a complete regional overview to be published in October 2011.

Read the full report here.