Documents from the Eightieth Session of the Executive Council

Please find below documents from the Eightieth Session of the Executive Council, which was held from 6-9 October 2015. Documents will be added as they become available.

All documents are in PDF.

Conference Room Papers

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-80/CRP.1 Draft Programme and Budget of the OPCW for 2016 03/07/2015

Decisions

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-80/DEC.5 Establishment of an Advisory Board on Education and Outreach 08/10/2015
    EC-80/DEC.3 Additional Guidelines on the Designation of Laboratories for the Analysis of Authentic Samples - Recognition of the Analysis of Authentic Samples by Designated Laboratories for the Retention of their Designated Status 08/10/2015
    EC-80/DEC.4 Designation of Laboratories for the Analysis of Authentic Biomedical Samples and Guidelines for the Conduct of Biomedical Proficiency Tests 08/10/2015
    EC-80/DEC.6 Draft Programme and Budget of the OPCW for 2016 08/10/2015
    EC-80/DEC.7 Establishment of a Special Fund for OPCW Special Missions and Withholding of the Distribution of the Cash Surplus for 2013 08/10/2015

Executive Council

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-80/4* Report of the Eightieth Session of the Executive Council 08/10/2015
    EC-80/3 C-20/2 Report of the Executive Council on the Performance of Its Activities in the Period from 12 July 2014 to 9 July 2015 08/10/2015
    EC-80/2 Statement by the External Auditor of the OPCW at the Eightieth Session of the Executive Council 08/10/2015
    EC-80/1/Rev.2 Provisional Agenda of the Eightieth Session of the Executive Council - Revision 29/09/2015

Information Series

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-80/INF.2/Rev.1 Annotated Provisional Agenda for the Eightieth Session of the Executive Council - Revision 29/09/2015
    EC-80/INF.3/Rev.1 Tentative Programme of Work for the Eightieth Session of the Executive Council, 6-9 October 2015 - Revision 29/09/2015

National Statements

      Title Date  
    Islamic Republic of Iran: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Dr Alireza Jahangiri Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the OPCW at the Eightieth Session of the Executive Council 07/10/2015
    Russian Federation: Statement by the Delegation of the Russian Federation at the Eightieth Session of the Executive Council 07/10/2015
    Austria: Statement at the 80th session of the Executive Council 07/10/2015
    Argentina: Statement by Minister Nicolás Vidal Alternate Permanent Representative of Argentina to the OPCW at the Eightieth Session of the Executive Council 07/10/2015
    Chile: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Mariá Teresa Infante Permanent Representative of Chile to the OPCW at the Eightieth Session of the Executive Council 06/10/2015
    India: Statement at the 80th session of the Executive Council 06/10/2015
    United States of America: Statement by The Honorable Mallory Stewart Delegation of the United States of America at the Eightieth Session of the Executive Council 06/10/2015
    New Zealand: Statement at the 80th session of the Executive Council 06/10/2015
    Pakistan: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Moazzam Ahmad Khan, Permanent Representative of Pakistan to the OPCW at the Eightieth Session of the Executive Council 06/10/2015
    People's Republic of China: Statement by H.E. Mr Chen Xu Permanent Representative of China to the OPCW at the Eightieth Session of the Executive Council 06/10/2015
    Japan: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Masaru Tsuji Permanent Representative of Japan to the OPCW at the Eightieth Session of the Executive Council 06/10/2015
    Luxembourg: Statement on Behalf of the European Union Delivered by Mr Pierre-Louis Lorenz Permanent Representative of Luxembourg to the OPCW at the Eightieth Session of the Executive Council 06/10/2015
    Netherlands: Statement at the 80th session of the Executive Council 06/10/2015
    Republic of Korea: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Jonghyun Choe Permanent Representative of the Republic of Korea to the OPCW at the Eightieth Session of the Executive Council 06/10/2015
    Brazil: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Piragibe S. Tarragô, Permanent Representative of Brazil to the OPCW at the Eightieth Session of the Executive Council 06/10/2015
    Malaysia: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Ahmad Nazri Yusof Permanent Representative of Malaysia to the OPCW at the Eightieth Session of the Executive Council 06/10/2015
    Germany: Statement by H.E. Dr Christoph Israng, Permanent Representative of Germany to the OPCW at the Eightieth Session of the Executive Council 06/10/2015
    Argentina: Statement at the 80th session of the Executive Council 06/10/2015
    Switzerland: Statement by H.E. Mr Urs Breiter Permanent Representative of Switzerland to the OPCW at the Eightieth Session of the Executive Council 06/10/2015
    Islamic Republic of Iran: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Dr Alireza Jahangiri Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the OPCW on Behalf of the Member States of the Non-Aligned Movement that are States Parties to the Chemical Weapons Con 06/10/2015
    Peru: Statement by the Delegation of Peru at the Eightieth Session of the Executive Council 06/10/2015
    Australia: Statement by H.E. Dr Brett Mason Permanent Representative of Australia to the OPCW at the Eightieth Session of the Executive Council 06/10/2015
    Netherlands: Statement by H.E. Mr Jan-Lucas van Hoorn Permanent Representative of The Netherlands to the OPCW at the Eightieth Session of the Executive Council 06/10/2015
    France: Statement by Mr Laurent Pic Permanent Representative of France to the OPCW at the Eightieth Session of the Executive Council 06/10/2015
    United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Sir Geoffrey Adams, Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to the OPCW at the Eightieth Session of the Executive Council 06/10/2015
    Turkey: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Sadik Arslan, Permanent Representative of Turkey to the OPCW at the Eightieth Session of the Executive Council 06/10/2015
    New Zealand: Statement by H.E. Ms. Janet Lowe Permanent Representative of New Zealand to the OPCW at the Eightieth Session of the Executive Council 06/10/2015

Notes by the Director-General

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-80/DG.21 Overall Progress with Respect to the Destruction of Chemical Weapons Abandoned by Japan in the People’s Republic of China 28/09/2015
    EC-80/DG.22 Overall Progress with Respect to the Destruction of the Remaining Chemical Weapons Stockpiles 28/09/2015
    EC-80/DG.20 Progress in the Elimination of the Syrian Chemical Weapons Programme 23/09/2015
    EC-80/DG.19 Comments on the Report of the Advisory Body on Administrative and Financial Matters at its Thirty-Ninth Session 18/09/2015
    EC-80/DG.16 C-20/DG.13 Status of Implementation of Article VII of the Chemical Weapons Convention as at 31 July 2015: Additional Measures for States Parties That Possess Industrial Facilities Which Are Declarable Under the Convention 10/09/2015
    EC-80/DG.15 C-20/DG.12 Status of Implementation of Article VII of the Chemical Weapons Convention as at 31 July 2015: Article VII - Initial Measures 10/09/2015
    EC-80/DG.14 C-20/DG.11 Overview of the Status of Implementation of Article VII of the Chemical Weapons Convention as at 31 July 2015 10/09/2015
    EC-80/DG.12 C-20/DG.10 Status of Implementation of the International Support Network for Victims of Chemical Weapons 09/09/2015
    EC-80/DG.10 C-20/DG.8 Progress Made and Review of the Status of the Implementation of Article XI of the Chemical Weapons Convention 08/09/2015
    EC-80/DG.9 Report on the Status of Implementation of the Enterprise-Resource-Planning System 01/09/2015
    EC-80/DG.8 Status of Implementation of Article X of the Chemical Weapons Convention as at 30 June 2015 31/08/2015
    EC-80/DG.7 The Impact of Developments in Science and Technology in the Context of the Chemical Weapons Convention 28/08/2015
    EC-80/DG.4 Progress in the Elimination of the Syrian Chemical Weapons Programme 24/08/2015
    EC-80/DG.2 Progress in the Elimination of the Syrian Chemical Weapons Programme 23/07/2015
    EC-80/DG.1 C-20/DG.4 Financial Statements of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons and Report of the External Auditor for the Year Ending 31 December 2014 13/07/2015

Notes by the Technical Secretariat

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-80/S/5 Nomination for Membership of the Advisory Body on Administrative and Financial Matters 25/09/2015
    EC-80/S/6 Nomination for Membership of the Advisory Body on Administrative and Financial Matters 25/09/2015
    EC-80/S/4 Nomination for Membership of the Advisory Body on Administrative and Financial Matters 10/09/2015
    EC-80/S/1 Nomination for Membership of the Advisory Body on Administrative and Financial Matters 13/08/2015

Non-Official Documents

      Title Date  
    Report of the Scientific Advisory Board to the Eightieth Session of the Executive Council 08/10/2015
    Briefing by the Chairperson of the Scientific Advisory Board on the Activities of the Board and its Report from the 22nd Session 07/10/2015