Director-General Addresses Royal Society of Chemistry in Brussels

Friday, 16 March 2012

The OPCW Director-General, Ambassador Ahmet Üzümcü, delivered a speech to the Belgium Section of the Royal Society of Chemistry on the evening of 15 March 2012.

In his address [PDF - 43 KB], the Director-General highlighted the value of the OPCW’s interaction with the chemistry community, and of chemistry's contribution to society and the global economy. During a lively question-and-answer session that followed his prepared remarks, the Director-General enlarged upon the future of the Chemical Weapons Convention, the OPCW’s management and monitoring of declarations from States Parties, the status of Scheduled chemicals, and other issues.

Related Link: Blog post from the Royal Society of Chemistry Belgium section


Categories: Outreach

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