2015 To Walk the Earth in Safety: Western Hemisphere--Regional Support

Bureau of Political-Military Affairs

Although the Department of State provided no new regional funding in FY2014, $1.2 million from a previously awarded four-year grant funded the following activity:

• OAS promoted firearms marking in Latin America and the Caribbean as part of a previously awarded grant. OAS donated a total of 39 marking machines to 25 participating countries, provided technical assistance to 288 national authorities, and delivered 30 vices to facilitate marking activities. FY2014 marked the final year of the four-year grant.