The Office of Export Control Cooperation co-sponsored the International Export Control Cooperation and Outreach Dialogue, held at the European Commission Headquarters, June 17-19, 2013. Full Text»
December 2013, the EXBS Program assists Kosovo in Drafting New Law to Ensure Accountability & Transparency Along its Borders. Full Text»
December 2013, EXBS and the Committee on Prohibition of Weapons at the Qatari Ministry of Defense co-sponsored the Conference on Combating the Financing of WMD Proliferation in Doha, Qatar. Full Text»
The Export Control and Related Border Security Assistance (EXBS) program aims to prevent proliferation of weapons of mass destruction (WMD), their missile delivery systems, conventional weapons, and related items by assisting foreign governments with effective export control systems.
The U.S. Government controls exports of sensitive equipment, software and technology as a means to promote our national security interests and foreign policy objectives.
By keeping up with international best practices, governments and industry alike can ensure they are doing their part to help keep illicit goods out of the hands of proliferators.
"Red Flag Indicators," from the Department of Commerce's Bureau of Industry and Security, encourage citizens to play an active role in the fight against proliferation and highlights specific activity indicative of potential export violations
NGO's, multilateral control regimes, various departments of the United States government, the European Union, and governments around the world are playing their respective parts in bolstering security by stopping the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction.
In order to accomplish its core objective of non-proliferation, the Office of Export Controls Cooperation (ECC) has overseen the development of several electronic tools.