Hemispheric Security Documents

02/27/18  CARICOM Counter Terrorism Strategy
12/01/17  Caribbean Basin Security Initiative (English) [Get Acrobat Reader PDF version   ]
12/01/17  Caribbean Basin Security Initiative (Spanish, PDF Version)
11/30/17  Caribbean-U.S. Plan of Action on Security Cooperation [Get Acrobat Reader PDF version   ]
11/30/17  Caribbean-United States Framework For Security Cooperation [Get Acrobat Reader PDF version   ]
11/30/17  Joint Action Statement Caribbean-United States Security Cooperation [Get Acrobat Reader PDF version   ]
10/11/17  Sixth Meeting of Ministers Responsible for Public Security in the Americas (MISPA-VI), Draft Recommendations of San Pedro Sula for Public Security Management
10/12/16  Current Regulations of the Conference of Ministers of Defense of the Americas [Get Acrobat Reader PDF version   ]
10/12/16  Twelfth Conference of Defense Ministers of the Americas: Declaration of Port of Spain [Get Acrobat Reader PDF version   ]
02/26/16  Strengthening Hemispheric Cooperation and Development in Cybersecurity and Fighting Terrorism in the Americas
10/20/15  Fifth Meeting of Ministers Responsible for Public Security in the Americas (MISPA V), Lima Recommendations for the Prevention of Crime, Violence, and Security
10/16/15  Tenth Meeting of Ministers of Justice or Other Ministers or Attorneys General of the Americas (REMJA X)
06/04/15  Caribbean-United States High Level Security Cooperation Dialogue, Nassau Commitment for Citizen Security in the Caribbean - Fifth Anniversary
10/14/14  Eleventh Conference of Ministers of Defense of the Americas: Declaration of Arequipa [Get Acrobat Reader PDF version   ]
04/01/14  Chronology of the Hemispheric Security Agenda Since 1991
02/19/14  The Inter-American Convention Against Corruption
02/19/14  The Mechanism for Follow-Up on the Implementation of the Inter-American Convention Against Corruption
12/18/13  Meetings of Ministers of Justice or other Ministers or Attorneys General of the Americas (REMJA)
11/22/13  Fourth Meeting of Ministers Responsible for Public Security in the Americas (MISPA IV) Recommendations of Medellin for Strengthening International Cooperation in the Area of Public Security
11/22/13  Instruction to the Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS) on Cooperation With the American Police Community (AMERIPOL)
02/18/13  CARICOM Crime and Security Strategy [Get Acrobat Reader PDF version   ]
12/05/12  Joint Statement Third Caribbean-United States Security Cooperation Dialogue
11/29/12  Ninth Meeting of Ministers of Justice or Other Ministers or Attorneys General of the Americas (REMJA IX)
10/10/12  Tenth Conference of Ministers of Defense of the Americas: Declaration of Punta Del Este
09/20/12  Chapultepec Consensus: Establishment of the Hemispheric Approach for Cooperation Against Transnational Organized Crime
09/20/12  Chapultepec Consensus: Establishment of the Hemispheric Approach for Cooperation Against Transnational Organized Crime (Spanish)
12/01/11  Organization of American States Committee on Hemispheric Security
11/18/11  Document of Port of Spain: Institutionalization of the MISPA Process
11/18/11  Third Meeting of Ministers Responsible for Public Security in the Americas (MISPA III) Port of Spain Recommendations For Police Management
11/10/11  Joint Statement Second Caribbean-United States Security Cooperation Dialogue
11/25/10  Ninth Conference of Ministers of Defense of the Americas: Declaration of Santa Cruz de la Sierra
09/03/10  Declaration of Antigua
06/10/10  Commitment of Bridgetown: Partnership for Prosperity and Security
05/27/10  Caribbean-U.S. Plan of Action on Security Cooperation
05/27/10  Caribbean-U.S. Security Cooperation Dialogue Declaration of Principles
05/27/10  Joint Caribbean-U.S. Framework for Security Cooperation Engagement
05/07/10  Final Communique: Third U.S.-Central America Dialogue on Security
05/07/10  SICA-U.S. Statement on Haiti and Chile
02/26/10  Eighth Meeting of Ministers of Justice or Other Ministers or Attorneys General of the Americas (REMJA VIII)
11/11/09  Hemispheric Security and the Port of Spain Summit of the Americas
11/09/09  Second Meeting of Ministers Responsible for Public Security in the Americas (MISPA II)
05/19/09  eTrace Memorandum of Understanding Between the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and the Trinidad & Tobago Ministry of National Security
04/27/09  Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives Memorandum of Understanding Regarding the eTrace Application (Sample)
03/12/09  List of Confidence and Security Building Measures
03/06/09  Declaration on Strengthening Border Controls and International Cooperation in the Fight Against Terrorism
01/29/09  Hemispheric Security and the Mar del Plata Summit of the Americas
01/29/09  References to Security in the Monterrey Summit of the Americas Declaration
01/29/09  References to Security in the Quebec Summit Documents
01/29/09  References to Security in the Santiago Summit Documents
01/21/09  Regional Arms Control Initiatives in Latin America and the Caribbean (1974-2003)
12/12/08  ATF Press Release: Seven Central American Countries To Get eTrace
12/12/08  Final Communique: Second U.S.-Central America Dialogue on Security
12/12/08  Mechanism for U.S.-Central America Dialogue on Security
09/05/08  Declaration of Banff
04/30/08  Document on the REMJA Process: "Document of Washington"*
04/30/08  Report of the Seventh Meeting of Ministers of Justice or of Ministers or Attorneys General of the Americas (REMJA-VII)
04/05/08  Statement Issued by the Conference of Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community at its Thirteenth Special Meeting
12/03/07  CARICOM-U.S. Initiative on Combating the Illicit Trafficking in Small Arms and Light Weapons and Ammunition
08/14/07  Security Strategy for Central America and Mexico
07/18/07  Final Declaration: U.S.-Central America Dialogue on Security
07/18/07  USAID-SICA Regional Gang Prevention Activity Agreement [Get Acrobat Reader PDF version   ]
03/28/07  Inter-American Convention on Transparency in Conventional Weapons Acquisitions
10/10/06  Consensuses of the Conferences of Ministers of Defense of the Americas from Williamsburg 1995 to Quito 2004
10/10/06  Original Regulations of the Conference of Ministers of Defense of the Americas
10/10/06  Seventh Conference of Ministers of Defense of the Americas: Declaration of Managua
03/29/06  Regional Participation in the United Nations Register of Conventional Arms
03/29/06  Regional Participation in the United Nations Standardized Instrument for Reporting Military Expenditures
03/22/06  U.S.-CARICOM Initiative to Combat Illicit Trafficking in Arms
12/06/04  Communique of the 3 + 1 Group on Tri-Border Area Security
11/21/04  Sixth Conference of Ministers of Defense of the Americas: Declaration of Quito
12/03/03  Communique of the 3+1 Group on Counterterrorism
09/01/03  Confidence and Security Building Measures in the Americas: A Reference Book of Hemispheric Documents
11/22/02  Fifth Conference of Ministers of Defense of the Americas: Declaration of Santiago
06/17/02  Conference of Andean Community Ministers of Foreign Affairs and of Defense
03/30/01  Presidential Declaration of Pochomil
10/16/00  Fourth Conference of Ministers of Defense of the Americas: Declaration of Manaus
09/01/00  Communique of Brasilia
06/30/00  Charter of Buenos Aires on Social Commitment in MERCOSUR, Bolivia, and Chile
06/30/00  Communique from the 23rd Presidential Summit Meeting of MERCOSUR
06/30/00  Joint Communique of the Presidents of the MERCOSUR Countries, Bolivia, and Chile
02/07/00  Establishment of a System to Establish Confidence-Building Measures and Reduce Tensions in the Caribbean Sea
07/24/99  Political Declaration of MERCOSUR, Bolivia and, Chile as a Zone of Peace
02/16/99  Joint Presidential Declaration Between Argentina and Chile on Confidence- and Security-Building
11/29/98  Third Conference of Ministers of Defense of the Americas: Declaration of Cartagena
11/06/97  Declaration by the Presidents of Central America and the Dominican Republic and the Representative of the Prime Minister of Belize to Not Procure Strategic High-Tech Weapons, Weapons of Mass Destruction, and Costly Weapons
10/07/96  Second Conference of Ministers of Defense of the Americas: Declaration of San Carlos De Bariloche
02/26/96  The Central American Democratic Security Treaty
12/15/95  Framework Treaty on Democratic Security in Central America (1995)
07/24/95  Background on the First Defense Ministerial of the Americas
07/24/95  First Conference of Ministers of Defense of the Americas: The Williamsburg Principles
09/05/91  The Declaration of Mendoza