Current Officers

A session of the OPCW Conference of the States Parties

Elected by the Conference at its Eighteenth Session to hold office until the successors are elected at the next regular session of the Conference.

  • Chairperson of the Conference: Ambassador Vesela Mrden Korać of Croatia
  • Vice-Chairs of the Conference:  Colombia, Cuba, Iran (Islamic Republic of), Iraq, the Netherlands, Poland, the Russian Federation, Senegal, Tunisia, and the United States of America

Committee of the Whole

  • Chairperson: Ambassador Sheikh Mohammed Belal of Bangladesh

Credentials Committee

Appointed by the Conference at its Eighteenth Session to hold office until new members are appointed at the next regular session of the Conference.

  • Chairperson: Ambassador Odette Melono of Cameroon
  • Members: Algeria, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Germany, Iraq, Poland, Portugal, Russian Fed., Venezuela

External Auditor of the OPCW

Sir Amyas Morse, Comptroller and Auditor General of the National Audit Office of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, who was appointed at C-19 (C-19/DEC.6, dated 3 December 2014) from 2015 to 2017

Upcoming

82nd Session of the Executive Council:
12 - 15 July 2016

83rd Session of the Executive Council:
11 - 14 October 2016