Global Weapons Tracking

increasing weapons transparency

Global Weapons Tracking is a portal of organisations which monitor weapons and weapons uses, worldwide. Its purpose is to promote transparency and accountability of global weapons trades and stockpiles while uniting the arms control community. This project is supported by students at Worcester Polytechnic Institute as part of the Strategic Concept for the Removal of Arms and Proliferation project.

Tracking Weapons

Tracking the location and movement of weapons

Weapons and Human Rights Violations

Monitoring weapons use in human rights abuse

Think Tanks, Training, and Services

Open source research services

Tracking Tools

Research tools for flight and shipping movements

These interactive maps below display global imports, exports, and stockpiles of large weapons, as well as transparency indicators for the voluntary reporting of countries. The purpose of these maps is to provide an accessible tracking tool for organizations and inform individuals about the alarming lack of transparency and volume of weapons around the world.