The rate at which states adopted the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) surprised even its sponsors. Yet the treaty is often misunderstood and misrepresented – by some, mistrusted. Facts and answers can be found in a variety of sources, but until now the treaty lacked a compendium. The full breadth of advantages offered by the ATT, plus an accessible description of how it works had not been assembled in a single, thoroughly referenced source.
To refresh the ATT story, the Centre for Armed Violence Reduction and the Australian government offers this publication.
Preview booklets are also available in Spanish, French and English via the link provided.