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Executive Council

A session of the Executive Council.

The Council is the executive organ of the Organisation and consists of 41 members who are elected by the Conference to serve two-year terms. The Convention requires that, in order to ensure the Council's effectiveness, it is constituted with due regard to the principle of equitable geographical distribution, the importance of the chemical industry, and political and security interests.

Membership and Functions
A description of the Executive Council and how it does its work
Current Officers and Members
A list of current members organised by region
Rules of Procedure
Adopted by the Conference of States Parties at its first session on 23 May, 1997.
Executive Council Documents
Doucments from Executive Council Meetings


89th Session of the Executive Council
9 - 12 October 2018

90th Session of the Executive Council
12-15 March 2019

91st Session of the Executive Council 
9-12 July 2019

92nd Session of the Executive Council
8-11 October 2019