Documents from the Seventy-Ninth Session of the Executive Council

Please find below documents from the Seventy-Ninth Session of the Executive Council, which will be held from 7-10 July 2015. Documents will be added as they become available.

All documents are in PDF.

Information Series

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-79/INF.3/Rev.1 Tentative Programme of Work for the Seventy-Ninth Session of the Executive Council, 7 - 10 July 2015 02/07/2015
    EC-79/INF.2/Rev.1 Annotated Provisional Agenda for the Seventy-Ninth Session of the Executive Council 7-10 July 2015 26/06/2015
    EC-79/INF.1 Issues Under Regular Consultation and Outstanding Issues on the Agenda of the Executive Council 09/04/2015

Executive Council

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    C-20/CRP.1 EC-79/5 Draft Report of the OPCW on the Implementation of the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production, Stockpiling and Use of Chemical Weapons and on Their Destruction in 2014 09/07/2015
    EC-79/4 Report of the Chairperson of the Executive Council on the Visit of the Delegation of the Executive Council to the Haerbaling Abandoned Chemical Weapons Destruction Site, Jilin Province, China, 8 – 11 June 2015 09/07/2015
    EC-79/6 Report of the Seventy-Ninth Session of the Executive Council 09/07/2015
    EC-79/3 Chairperson’s Summary of the Informal Consultations on the 2014 Verification Implementation Report Held on 23 June 2015 30/06/2015
    EC-79/2 Provisional Agenda of the Seventy-Ninth Session of the Executive Council 05/06/2015
    EC-79/1 Report of the Visit by the Chairperson of the Executive Council and Representatives of the Executive Council to the Pueblo Chemical Agent Destruction Pilot Plant and Explosive Destruction System, Colorado, The United States of America, 22 - 27 March 2015 01/06/2015

Working Papers

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-79/WP.1 Report by Ambassador Robert P. Mikulak Facilitator for Chemical Industry and Other Article VI Issues 07/07/2015
    EC-79/WP.2 Iraq: Report by Mr Aladdin Al-Hamdawi Facilitator of the Secure Information Exchange System (SIX) 07/07/2015

Decisions

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-79/DEC.4 Proposal for the Establishment of an OPCW Day 09/07/2015
    EC-79/DEC.5 Agreement Between The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons and Hungary on the Privileges and Immunities of the OPCW 09/07/2015
    EC-79/DEC.1 Facility Agreement with the Islamic Republic of Pakistan Regarding On-Site Inspections at a Schedule 1 Single Small-Scale Facility 08/07/2015

Notes by the Technical Secretariat

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-79/S/3/Add.1/Corr.1 Updated Matrix of Actionable Items Identified at the Third Review Conference - Addendum - Corrigendum 28/09/2015
    EC-79/S/3/Add.1 Updated Matrix of Actionable Items Identified at the Third Review Conference - Addendum 18/09/2015
    EC-79/S/6 Nomination for Membership of the Advisory Body on Administrative and Financial Matters 24/06/2015
    EC-79/S/5 The Content of the Assistance-and-Protection Data Bank and its Use 17/06/2015
    EC-79/S/4 Nomination for Membership of the Advisory Body on Administrative and Financial Matters 12/06/2015
    EC-79/S/3 Updated Matrix of Actionable Items Identified at the Third Review Conference 11/06/2015
    EC-79/S/2 Ongoing and Planned Awareness-Raising, Education and Outreach Activities 10/06/2015

Notes by the Director-General

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-79/DG.19 Opening Statement by the Director-General to the Executive Council at its Seventy-Ninth Session 07/07/2015
    EC-79/DG.18* Overall Progress with Respect to the Destruction of the Remaining Chemical Weapons Stockpiles 01/07/2015
    EC-79/DG.17 Overall Progress with Respect to the Destruction of Chemical Weapons Abandoned by Japan in the People’s Republic of China 29/06/2015
    EC-79/DG.7/Rev.2 Credentials of Representatives of the Members of the Executive Council 26/06/2015
    EC-79/DG.15 Progress in the Elimination of the Syrian Chemical Weapons Programme 23/06/2015
    EC-79/DG.8 Progress in the Elimination of the Syrian Chemical Weapons Programme 22/06/2015
    EC-79/DG.14 Comments on the Report of the Advisory Body on Administrative and Financial Matters at its Thirty-Eighth Session 22/06/2015
    EC-79/DG.13 Status Report on Timely Submission by States Parties of Declarations Under Article VI of the Chemical Weapons Convention for the Period from 1 January to 31 May 2015 11/06/2015
    EC-79/DG.12 Update on the Technical Secretariat's Readiness to Conduct a Challenge Inspection or an Investigation of Alleged Use 03/06/2015
    EC-79/DG.9 Report on the Status of Implementation of the Enterprise-Resource-Planning System 01/06/2015
    EC-79/DG.11 Establishment of an Advisory Board on Education and Outreach 29/05/2015
    EC-79/DG.10 Draft Provisional Agenda for the Twentieth Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28/05/2015
    EC-79/DG.4 Report on the Results of the Implementation of Policy Guidelines for Determining the Number of Article VI Inspections 07/04/2015
    EC-79/DG.1 Progress in the Elimination of the Syrian Chemical Weapons Programme 23/03/2015

National Statements

      Title Date  
    Myanmar: Statement at the 79th session of the Executive Council 09/07/2015
    Nigeria: Statement at the 79th session of the Executive Council 09/07/2015
    Cuba: Statement by H.E. Fermín Quiñones Sánchez, Permanent Representative of Cuba to the OPCW, at the Seventy-Ninth Session of the Executive Council Regarding the Status of Implementation of Article XI of the Convention 08/07/2015
    Russian Federation: Statement by the Delegation of the Russian Federation at the Seventy-Ninth Session of the Executive Council 08/07/2015
    Luxembourg: Statement on Behalf of the European Union Delivered by H.E. Ambassador Pierre-Louis Lorenz Permanent Representative of Luxembourg to the OPCW at the Seventy-Ninth Session of the Executive Council 07/07/2015
    France: Statement by Mr Laurent Pic, Permanent Representative of France to the OPCW, at the Seventy-Ninth Session of the Executive Council 07/07/2015
    Pakistan: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Dr Irfan Yusuf Shami Director-General, CWC National Authority at the seventy-ninth session of the Executive Council 07/07/2015
    Switzerland: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Urs Breiter, Permanent Representative of Switzerland to the OPCW, at the Seventy-Ninth Session of the Executive Council 07/07/2015
    Chile: Statement by Ambassador Mariá Teresa Infante, Permanent Representative of Chile to the OPCW, at the Seventy-Ninth Session of the Executive Council 07/07/2015
    Japan: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Masaru Tsuji, Permanent Representative of Japan to the OPCW, at the Seventy-Ninth Session of the Executive Council 07/07/2015
    Republic of Korea: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Jonghyun Choe Permanent Representative of the Republic of Korea to the OPCW at the Seventy-Ninth Session of the Executive Council 07/07/2015
    New Zealand: Statement by Ms. Marisa Macpherson Deputy Permanent Respresentative of New Zealand to the OPCW at the Seventy-Ninth Session of the Executive Council 07/07/2015
    Iran: Statement at the 79th session of the Executive Council 07/07/2015
    Peru: Statement by the Delegation of Peru at the Seventy-Ninth Session of the Executive Council 07/07/2015
    Turkey: Statement by the Delegation of Turkey at the Seventy-Ninth Session of the Executive Council 07/07/2015
    India: Statement at the 79th session of the Executive Council 07/07/2015
    Cuba: Statement by H.E. Fermín Quiñones Sánchez, Permanent Representative of Cuba to the OPCW, at the Seventy-Ninth Session of the Executive Council 07/07/2015
    United States of America: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Robert P. Mikulak, Permanent Representative of the United States of America to the OPCW, at the Seventy-Ninth Session of the Executive Council 07/07/2015
    USA: Statement at the 79th session of the Executive Council 07/07/2015
    Japan: Statement at the 79th session of the Executive Council 07/07/2015
    Brazil: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Piragibe S. Tarragô Permanent Representative of Brazil to the OPCW at the Seventy-Ninth Session of the Executive Council 07/07/2015
    Cuba: Statement at the 79th session of the Executive Council 07/07/2015
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    France: Statement at the 79th session of the Executive Council (in French) 07/07/2015
    Finland: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Liisa Talonpoika Permanent Representative of Finland to the OPCW at the Seventy-Ninth Session of the Executive Council 07/07/2015
    Netherlands: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Jan-Lucas van Hoorn, Permanent Representative of The Netherlands to the OPCW, at the Seventy-Ninth Session of the Executive Council 07/07/2015
    Argentina: Statement by Ambassador Horacio Salvador, Permanent Representative of Argentina to the OPCW, at the Seventy-Ninth Session of the Executive Council 07/07/2015
    China: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Chen Xu, Permanent Representative of China to the OPCW, at the Seventy-Ninth Session of the Executive Council 07/07/2015
    United Kingdom: Statement at the 79th session of the Executive Council 07/07/2015
    Iran: Statement on behalf of NAM and China at the 79th session of the Executive Council 06/07/2015