Twentieth Session of the Conference of States Parties

Dates: 30 November - 4 December 2015
Location:World Forum Convention Centre, The Hague

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National Statements can be viewed here.

Conference Room Papers

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    C-20/DEC/CRP.3 Draft Decision: Draft Programme and Budget for 2016 22/10/2015
    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

Conference of the States Parties

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    C-20/5 Report of the Twentieth Session of the Conference of the States Parties 30 November - 4 December 2015 04/12/2015
    C-20/4 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 02/12/2015
    C-20/3 Report of the Credentials Committee on the Credentials of Representatives to the Twentieth Session of the Conference of the States Parties 01/12/2015
    C-20/1* Provisional Agenda for the Twentieth Session of the Conference of the States Parties 09/07/2015

Decisions

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    C-20/DEC.11 Establishment of a Special Fund for OPCW Special Missions and Withholding of the Distribution of the Cash Surplus for 2013 03/12/2015
    C-20/DEC.10 Proposal for the Establishment of an OPCW Day 03/12/2015
    C-20/DEC.9 Establishment of an Advisory Board on Education and Outreach 03/12/2015
    C-20/DEC.8 Write-Offs of Irrecoverable Accounts Receivable and of Losses of Assets 03/12/2015
    C-20/DEC.7 Scale of Assessments for 2016 03/12/2015
    C-20/DEC.6 Programme and Budget of the OPCW for 2016 03/12/2015
    C.20/DEC.4 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 Designation Status 02/12/2015
    C.20/DEC.5 Designation of Laboratories for the Analysis of Authentic Biomedical Samples and Guidelines for the Conduct of Biomedical Proficiency Tests 02/12/2015
    C.20/DEC.2 Attendance and Participation by the Chemical Industry and the Scientific Community at the Twentieth Session of the Conference of the States Parties 30/11/2015
    C.20/DEC.3 Attendance and Participation by Non-Governmental Organisations at the Twentieth Session of the Conference of the States Parties 30/11/2015
    C.20/DEC.1 Attendance by International Organisations, Specialised Agencies, and Other International Bodies at the Twentieth Session of the Conference of the States Parties 30/11/2015

Information Series

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    C-20/INF.03/REV.3 List of Participants of the Twentieth Session of the Conference of the States Parties 25/12/2015
    C-20/INF.4 Statement by the Chairperson of the Executive Council, Ambassador Francesco Azzarello of Italy to the Twentieth Session of the Conference of States Parties on the Report of the Executive Council on the Performance of its Activities 02/12/2015
    C-20/INF.2* Tentative Programme of Work for the Twentieth Session of the Conference of the States Parties, 30 November - 4 December 2015 16/11/2015
    C-20/INF.1 Annotated Provisional Agenda for the Twentieth Session of the Conference of the States Parties, 30 November - 4 December 2015 16/11/2015

Notes by the Director-General

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    C-20/DG.17 Opening Statement by the Director-General to the Conference of the States Parties at its Twentieth Session 30/11/2015
    C-20/DG.15 Engaging the Chemical Industry Associations 16/11/2015
    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.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.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.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.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