Documents from the Eighty-Third Session of the Executive Council

Please find below documents from the Eighty-Third Session of the Executive Council, which was held from 11 - 15 October 2016 and 11 November 2016. Documents will be added as they become available.

All documents are in PDF.

Executive Council

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-83/5 Report of the Eighty-Third Session of the Executive Council 11/11/2016
    EC-83/4 C21/2 Report of the Executive Council on the Performance of Its Activities in the Period from 10 July 2015 to 27 July 2016 11/11/2016
    ED-83/3 Notification of the Resumption of the Eighty-Third Session of the Executive Council 07/11/2016
    EC-83/2 Statement by the External Auditor of the OPCW at the Eighty-Third Session of the Executive Council 12/10/2016
    EC-83/1 Provisional Agenda for the Eighty-Third Session of the Executive Council 15/09/2016

Conference Room Papers

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-83/CRP.1 Draft Programme and Budget of the OPCW for 2017 08/07/2016

Information Series

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-83/INF.3 Tentative Programme of Work for the Eighty-Third Session of the Executive Council, 11-14 October 2016 04/10/2016
    EC-83/INF.2 Annotated Provisional Agenda for the Eighty-Third Session of the Executive Council 11–14 October 2016 28/09/2016

Decisions

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-83/DEC.5 Decision: OPCW-United Nations Joint Investigative Mechanism Reports on Chemical Weapons Use in the Syrian Arab Republic 11/11/2016
    WC-83/DEC.4 Extension of the Special Fund for OPCW Special Missions 14/10/2016
    EC-83/DEC.3 Memorandum of Understanding on Cooperation between the Organisation For the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons and the World Customs Organization 13/10/2016
    EC-83/DEC.1 Amendments to the Facility Arrangement between the OPCW and The Government of Australia Regarding On-Site Inspections at a Schedule 1 Facility for Protective Purposes at the Defence Science and Technology Group, Melbourne, Australia 13/10/2016
    EC-83/DEC.2 Draft Programme and Budget of the OPCW for 2017 13/10/2016

Notes by the Director-General

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-83/DG.22 Opening Statement by the Director-General to the Executive Council at its Eighty-Third Session 11/10/2016
    EC-83/DG.18 Progress in the Elimination of the Syrian Chemical Weapons Programme 26/09/2016
    EC-83/DG.16 Comments on the Report of the Advisory Body on Administrative and Financial Matters at its Forty-First Session 19/09/2016
    EC-83/DG.15 C21/DG.13 The Programme to Strengthen Cooperation with Africa on the Chemical Weapons Convention 15/09/2016
    EC-83/DG.10 Report on the Status of Implementation of the Enterprise Resource Planning System 07/09/2016
    EC-83/DG.4/Rev.1 Status of Implementation of Article X of the Chemical Weapons Convention as at 30 June 2016 05/09/2016
    EC-83/DG.6 Progress in the Elimination of the Syrian Chemical Weapons Programme 22/08/2016
    EC-83/DG.1 C-21/DG.5 Financial Statements of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons and Report of the External Auditor for the Year Ending 31 December 2015 08/08/2016
    EC-83/DG.2 Progress in the Elimination of the Syrian Chemical Weapons Programme 22/07/2016

Notes from the Technical Secretariat

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-83/S/5.Add.2 Updated Matrix of Actionable Items Identified at the Third Review Conference - Addendum 05/07/2017
    EC-83/S/5/Add.1 Updated Matrix of Actionable Items Identified at the Third Review Conference 24/02/2017
    EC-83/S/5 Updated Matrix of Actionable Items Identified at the Third Review Conference 21/09/2016
    EC-83/S/1 C-21/S/1 Medium-Term Plan of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, 2017 - 2021 08/04/2016

National Statements

      Title Date  
    Peru: Statement by the Delegation of Peru at the Eighty-Third Session of the Executive Council 11/11/2016
    Russian Federation: Statement at the Eighty-Third Session of the Executive Council on the Results of the Vote on the Draft Decision of the Executive Council on Syria 11/11/2016
    Russian Federation: Statement by H.E. Ambassador A.V. Shulgin Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the OPCW at the Eighty-Third Session of the Executive Council 11/11/2016
    Chile: Statement by H.E. Ambassador María Teresa Infante Permanent Representative of Chile to the OPCW at the Eighty-Third Session of the Executive Council 11/11/2016
    Russian Federation: Statement by H.E. Ambassador A.V. Shulgin Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the OPCW at the Eighty-Third Session of the Executive Council (On Reasons for its Vote on the Draft Decision on Syria) 11/11/2016
    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 Eighty-Third Session of the Executive Council 12/10/2016
    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 Eighty-Third Session of the Executive Council 12/10/2016
    Pakistan: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Ms. Iffat Imran Gardezi Permanent Representative of Pakistan to the OPCW at the Eighty-Third Session of the Executive Council 11/10/2016
    Turkey: Statement by Mr Kurtuluş Aykan, Deputy Permanent Representative of Turkey to the OPCW at the Eighty-Third Session of the Executive Council 11/10/2016
    China: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Wu Ken Head of the Chinese Delegation at the 83rd session of the Executive Council 11/10/2016
    Iran, Islamic Republic of: Statement by the Delegation of the Islamic Republic of Iran at the Eighty-Third Session of the Executive Council 11/10/2016
    Panama: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Willys Delvalle Permanent Representative of the Republic of Panama to the OPCW at the Eighty-Third Session of the Executive Council 11/10/2016
    Canada: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Sabine Nölke Permanent Representative of Canada to the OPCW at the Eighty-Third Session of the Executive Council 11/10/2016
    Slovakia: Statement on Behalf of the European Union Delivered by H.E. Ambassador Roman Buzek Permanent Representative of Slovakia to the OPCW at the Eighty-Third Session of the Executive Council 11/10/2016
    Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela: Statement on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) and China at the Eighty-Third Session of the Executive Council 11/10/2016
    Kenya: Statement by the Group of African States Parties to the CWC delivered by Kenya's Permanent Representative at the 83rd session of the Executive Council 11/10/2016
    Germany: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Christoph Israng Permanent Representative of the Federal Republic of Germany to the OPCW at the Eighty-Third Session of the Executive Council 11/10/2016
    India: Statement at the 83rd session of the Executive Council 11/10/2016
    New Zealand: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Ms Janet Lowe Permanent Representative of New Zealand to the OPCW at the Eighty-Third Session of the Executive Council 11/10/2016
    Bangladesh: Statement at the 83rd session of the Executive Council 11/10/2016
    United States of America: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Kenneth D. Ward Permanent Representative of the United States of America to the OPCW at the Eighty-Third Session of the Executive Council 11/10/2016
    Australia: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Dr Brett Mason Permanent Representative of Australia to the OPCW at the Eighty-Third Session of the Executive Council 11/10/2016
    Japan: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Mr Hiroshi Inomata Permanent Representative of Japan to the OPCW at the Eighty-Third Session of the Executive Council 11/10/2016
    France: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Mr Philippe Lalliot Permanent Representative of France to the OPCW at the Eighty-Third Session of the Executive Council 11/10/2016

Working Papers

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-83/WP.2 Report by H.E. Dr Joe Tony Aidoo, Facilitator of the Open-Ended Working Group on Terrorism to the Executive Council at its Eighty-Third Session 13/10/2016