Project profile — Supporting the Arms Trade Treaty Secretariat’s Sponsorship Programme


2022-12-09 - 2025-11-30
Global Affairs Canada
IFM International Security

Country / region 

• Oceania, regional (5.00%)
• Europe, regional (20.00%)
• Africa, regional (30.00%)
• America, regional (25.00%)
• Asia, regional (20.00%)


• Conflict Prevention And Resolution, Peace And Security: Reintegration and SALW control (15240) (100.00%)

Policy marker 

• Gender equality (not targeted)
• Environmental sustainability (cross-cutting) (not targeted)
• Participatory development and good governance (not targeted)
• Trade development (not targeted)
• Biodiversity (not targeted)
• Climate change mitigation (not targeted)
• Climate Change Adaptation (not targeted)
• Desertification (not targeted)
• Urban issues (not targeted)
• Children's issues (not targeted)
• Youth Issues (not targeted)
• Disaster Risk Reduction(DRR) (not targeted)
• Indigenous Issues (not targeted)
• Disability (not targeted)
• Nutrition (not targeted)
• ICT as a tool for development (not targeted)


This project aims to strengthen the universalization and national implementation of the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) by supporting the ATT Secretariat’s Sponsorship Programme. Project activities include: (1) enabling the participation of eligible States in Conferences of States Parties to the Arms Trade Treaty and in informal preparatory meetings to facilitate the Conference deliberations and outcome.

Expected results 

The expected outcomes of this project include increased participation and representation of experts from States Parties or select countries seeking to become a State Party in Arms Trade Treaty discourse and decision-making meetings.

Results achieved 


Budget and spending 

Original budget $75,000
Planned disbursement $75,000
Country percentages by sector
Type of finance Aid grant excluding debt reorganisation
Collaboration type Bilateral
Type of aid Basket funds/pooled funding
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