Arms trade treaty
Learning Areas:Public health or related public policy
Describe the major aspects of the Arms Trade Treaty. Describe the roles of public health workers in promoting awareness of the Arms Trade Treaty and facilitating its implementation.
Keyword(s): Firearms, Violence Prevention
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: Maria Valenti Directs the Aiming for Prevention (AFP) program of International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War (IPPNW), a Nobel Peace Prize-winning federation with medical affiliates in 62 countries. AFP focuses on the public health approach to preventing armed violence. IPPNW serves on the Board of the Control Arms Coalition, the NGO alliance that helped develop and pass the Treaty over the past decade. Valenti is IPPNWâs co-representative to the CAC.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.