Arms Trade & Security

For over two decades, IPIS has developed solid expertise on arms trade and related issues.  IPIS researchers have published detailed reports separately and in association with other partners, including consultancy work for the United Nations and for Amnesty International, on problematic transfers of arms and their logistics.


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A Farewell to Sergio Finardi

The 2nd of December, in Chicago – where he had lived for many years – Sergio Finardi passed away following a short illness. For over a decade he was a research partner of IPIS, commissioning and co-authoring reports on arms transfers and defence logistics. Sergio was a friend and tireless companion of many battles, he […]

Logistics Transport Databank

IPIS and Transarms (Chicago) have developed a joint databank on transport and logistics companies, transport events, and documents related to the arms trade. Presently the databank includes some 6,000 companies. More information on the Transarms website.

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