Sixth Conference of States Parties to the Arms Trade Treaty

The Sixth Conference of States Parties (CSP6) of the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) will be held in written format, from 17 July–17 August. 

The second preparatory meetings, originally scheduled from 14-17 April, were cancelled due to public health concerns of the global COVID-19 pandemic. ATT stakeholders were encouraged to participate by submitting written comments and submissions until 21 May 2020. Draft documents for input were circulated on 21 April 2020. See here for the CSP6 plan of work for the intercessional period. 

Information for the registration process for CSP6 can be found here.

Conference documents

WILPF side event

Tuesday, 18 August, 14.00-15.30 CEST (online): "The gendered impact of the diversion and unregulated transfer of arms on women and girls" organised with the Permanent Missions of Peru and Panama, and the UN OHCHR. Please register by Friday, 14 August 2020 through the following email: [email protected].

Reaching Critical Will resources

Recent research series on local and national perspectives on preventing gender-based violence through arms control (2019):

Earlier publications:

Other resources

ATT Secretariat website

Control Arms Coalition