H.E. Mr Fernando Arias González

As the appointed representative of the OPCW Member States, the Director-General is the highest authority of the Secretariat. The Director-General is entrusted with the decision-making function and is ultimately responsible and accountable to the Member States.

The Director-General of the OPCW is H.E. Mr Fernando Arias González. 

A short biography of OPCW Director-General.
Duties of the Director-General
A description of the Director-General's duties
Statements by the Director-General
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News Releases
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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