This report looks at national capacities to address the issue of armed violence of 12 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean. In particular, the report documents states’ efforts to:
- Measure, monitor and analyse the phenomenon of armed violence
- Develop and implement legal instruments and programmes to address victims’ rights
- Develop and implement legal instruments and programmes to prevent and reduce armed violence.
To read the full report, please download it here: States’ capacities to address armed violence in Latin America and the Caribbean AOAV-SEHLAC, May 2012
To read the original Spanish version, please download it here: Capacidades estatales para atender el problema de la violencia armada en America Latina y el Caribe, Marzo 2012
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