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Documents from the Eighty-Eighth Session of the Executive Council

Please find below documents from the Eighty-Eighth Session of the Executive Council, held from 10 - 13 July 2018. Documents will be added as they become available.

All documents are in PDF.

Decisions

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-88/DEC.3 Decision: Lists of New Validated Data of Scheduled Chemicals for Inclusion in the OPCW Central Analytical Database 12/07/2018
    EC-88/DEC.4 Decision: Lists of New Validated Data of Non-Scheduled Chemicals Relevant to the Chemical Weapons Convention for Inclusion in the OPCW Central Analytical Database 12/07/2018
    EC-88/DEC.2 Decision: Amendments to the Facility Agreement with the Government of the Slovak Republic Regarding On-Site Inspections at a Schedule 1 Facility for Protective Purposes 11/07/2018
    EC-88/DEC.1 Decision: Amendments to the Facility Arrangement with the Government of Japan Regarding On-Site Inspections at a Schedule 1 Facility for Protective Purposes 11/07/2018

Executive Council

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-88/4 Report of the Eighty-Eighth Session of the Executive Council 12/07/2018
    EC-88/3 C-23/CRP.1 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 2017 12/07/2018
    EC-88/2 Chairperson’s Summary of the Informal Consultations on the 2017 Verification Implementation Report Held on 18 June 2018 28/06/2018

Information Series

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-88/INF.2/Rev.1 Annotated Provisional Agenda for the Eighty-Eighth Session of the Executive Council 10 - 13 July 2018 09/07/2018
    EC-88/INF.3 Tentative Programme of Work for the Eighty-Eighth Session of the Executive Council, 10-13 July 2018 28/06/2018
    EC-88/INF.2 Annotated Provisional Agenda for the Eighty-Eighth Session of the Executive Council 26/06/2018

National Statements

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-88/NAT.24 Russian Federation: Statement by H.E. Ambassador A.V. Shulgin Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the OPCW at the Eighty-Eighth Session of the Executive Council 12/07/2018
    N/A Morocco: Déclaration de M. Abdelouahab Bellouki, Ambassadeur, Représentant Permanent du Royaume du Maroc Auprès de l’OIAC 88eme session du Conseil Exécutif de l’OIAC (la Haye, 10-13 Juillet 2018) 11/07/2018
    N/A Kenya: Statement by Ms. Rose Sumbeiywo, Charge D'affaires A.I, of the Republic of Kenya 11/07/2018
    EC-88/NAT.19 Indonesia: Statement by H.E. Ambassador I Gusti Agung Wesaka Puja Permanent Representative of the Republic of Indonesia to the OPCW at the Eighty-Eighth Session of the Executive Council 11/07/2018
    EC-88/NAT.12 Poland: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Marcin Czepelak Permanent Representative of the Republic of Poland to the OPCW at the Eighty-Eighth Session of the Executive Council 11/07/2018
    EC-88/NAT.26 Malaysia: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Ahmad Nazri Yusof Permanent Representative of Malaysia to the OPCW at the Eighty-Eighth Session of the Executive Council 11/07/2018
    EC-88/NAT.27 Denmark: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Jens-Otto Horslund Permanent Representative of the Kingdom of Denmark to the OPCW at the Eighty-Eighth Session of the Executive Council 11/07/2018
    N/A Nigeria: Statement to the 88th Session of the Executive Council of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, The Hague, 11 July 2018 11/07/2018
    EC-88/NAT.28 Morocco: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Abdelouahab Bellouki, Permanent Representative of the Kingdom of Morocco to the OPCW, at the Eighty-Eighth Session of the Executive Council 10/07/2018
    N/A Germany: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Christine Weil, Permanent Representative of the Federal Republic of Germany to the OPCW 10/07/2018
    N/A Chile : Declaración de La Embajadora María Teresa Infante, Representante Permanente de Chile Ante la OPAQ, 88 Periodo Sesiones del Consejo Ejecutivo 10/07/2018
    EC-88/NAT.7 Sweden: Statement by Mr Jan Lodding Senior Adviser Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Sweden at the Eighty-Eighth Session of the Executive Council 10/07/2018
    EC-88/NAT.13 New Zealand: Statement by Ms Erin Morriss Deputy Permanent Representative of New Zealand to the OPCW at the Eighty-Eighth Session of the Executive Council 10/07/2018
    EC-88/NAT.17 Portugal: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Rosa Batoréu Permanent Representative of Portugal to the OPCW at the Eighty-Eighth Session of the Executive Council 10/07/2018
    EC-88/NAT.23 Russian Federation: Statement by G.V. Kalamanov Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation at the Eighty-Eighth Session of the Executive Council 10/07/2018
    N/A Saudi Arabia: National Statement to the 88th Session of the Executive Council of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, The Hague, 10-13 July 2018 10/07/2018
    EC-88/NAT.8 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-Eighth Session of the Executive Council 10/07/2018
    N/A Cuba: Statement to the 88 Session of the Executive Council of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, The Hague, 10-13 July 2018 10/07/2018
    N/A Netherlands: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Paul van den Ijssel Permanent Representative to the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons 10/07/2018
    N/A Venezuela: Statement on behalf of the Member States of the Non-Aligned Movement that are States Parties to the Chemical Weapons Convention and China delivered by H.E. Ambassador Haifa Aissami Madah Permanent Representative of Venezuela 10/07/2018
    N/A Canada: Déclaration du Canada à l'Occasion de la 88e Réunion du Conseil Exécutif de l'OIAC, Prononcée par Son Excellence Sabine Nölke, Représentante Permanente 10/07/2018
    N/A Colombia: Octogésimo Octavo Periodo de Sesiones del Consejo Ejecutivo 10/07/2018
    EC-88/NAT.21 Bangladesh: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Sheikh Mohammed Belal Permanent Representative of the People's Republic of Bangladesh to the OPCW at the Eighty-Eighth Session of the Executive Council 10/07/2018
    N/A Finland: Statement on behalf of the Republic of Finland Delivered by Ambassador Katri Viinikka, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Finland to the OPCW 10/07/2018
    N/A Iraq: National Statement delivered by H.E. Dr Hisham Al-Alawi, the Permanent Representative of the Republic of Iraq to the OPCW 10/07/2018
    N/A Peru: Intervención Del Representante Permanente Del Peru Ante La OPAQ Durante El 88° Periodo Ordinario De Sesiones Del Consejo Ejecutivo De La OPAQ 10/07/2018
    N/A India: Statement by Ambassador Venn Rajamony, Permanent Representative of India to the OPCW 10/07/2018
    EC-88/NAT.18 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-Eighth Session of the Executive Council 10/07/2018
    EC-88/NAT.25 Belgium: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Christian Lepage Permanent Representative of Belgium to the OPCW at the Eighty-Eighth Session of the Executive Council 10/07/2018
    EC-88/NAT.3 United States of America: Report to the Eighty-Eighth Session of the Executive Council on Progress Achieved Towards Complete Destruction of its Chemical Weapons Stockpile (31 May 2018) 18/06/2018

Joint Statement

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-88/NAT.11 European Union: Statement on behalf of the European Union delivered by H.E. Ambassador Heidemaria Gurer Permanent Representative of Austria to the OPCW at the Eighty-Eighth Session of the Executive Council 10/07/2018
    EC-88/NAT.15 African Group: Statement on behalf of the African Group of States Parties to the Chemical Weapons Convention delivered by H.E. Ambassador Abdelouahab Bellouki Permanent Representative of the Kingdom of Morocco to the OPCW at the Eighty-Eighth Session 10/07/2018

Notes by the Director-General

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-88/DG.22/Corr.1 Opening Statement by the Director-General to the Executive Council at its Eighty-Eighth Session - Corrigendum 16/07/2018
    EC-88/DG.22 Opening Statement by the Director-General to the Executive Council at its Eighty-Eighth Session 10/07/2018
    EC-88/DG.11/Corr.1 Lists of Newly Validated Data on Scheduled Chemicals for Approval by the Executive Council for Inclusion in the OPCW Central Analytical Database - Corrigendum 03/07/2018
    EC-88/DG.20 Report by the Director-General: Overall Progress with Respect to the Destruction of the Remaining Chemical Weapons Stockpiles 02/07/2018
    EC-88/DG.19 Note by the Director-General: Update on the Technical Secretariat’s Readiness to Conduct a Challenge Inspection or an Investigation of Alleged Use 29/06/2018
    EC-88/DG.18 Note by the Director-General: Comments on the Report of the Advisory Body on Administrative and Financial Matters at its Forty-Fourth Session 28/06/2018
    EC-88/DG.17 Note by the Director-General: Report on the Status of Implementation of the Enterprise-Resource-Planning System 25/06/2018
    EC-88/DG.16 Note by the Director-General: Progress in the Elimination of the Syrian Chemical Weapons Programme 22/06/2018
    EC-88/DG.15 Note by the Director-General: Draft Provisional Agenda for the Twenty-Third Session of the Conference of the States Parties 21/06/2018
    EC-88/DG.14 Note by the Director-General: Status Report on the Timely Submission by States Parties of Declarations Under Article VI of the Chemical Weapons Convention for the Period from 1 January to 31 May 2018 20/06/2018
    EC-88/1 Note by the Director-General: Provisional Agenda for the Eighty-Eighth Session of the Executive Council 08/06/2018
    EC-88/DG.11 Note by the Director-General: Lists of Newly Validated Data on Scheduled Chemicals for Approval by the Executive Council for Inclusion in the OPCW Central Analytical Database 06/06/2018
    EC-88/DG.12 Note by the Director-General: Lists of New Validated Data of Non-Scheduled Chemicals Relevant to the Chemical Weapons Convention for Approval by the Executive Council for Inclusion in the OPCW Central Analytical Database 06/06/2018
    EC-88/DG.10 Note by the Director-General: Implementation in 2017 of the Recommendations Contained in the 2016 Annual Report of the Office of Internal Oversight 01/06/2018
    EC-88/DG.8 Note by the Director-General: Progress in the Elimination of the Syrian Chemical Weapons Programme 24/05/2018
    EC-88/DG.6 C-23/DG.3 Note by the Director-General: Annual Report of the Office of Internal Oversight for the Period from 1 January 2017 to 31 December 2017 16/05/2018
    EC-88/DG.5 Note by the Director-General: Response to the Report of the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Scientific Advisory Board 09/05/2018
    EC-88/DG.3 Note by the Director-General: Progress in the Elimination of the Syrian Chemical Weapons Programme 24/04/2018
    EC-88/DG.2 Report on the Results of the Implementation of Policy Guidelines for Determining the Number of Article VI Inspections 10/04/2018
    EC-88/DG.1 Progress in the Elimination of the Syrian Chemical Weapons Programme 23/03/2018

Technical Secretariat

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-88/S/6 Modifications to the Facility Agreement with the United States of America Regarding On-Site Inspections at the Pueblo Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant Explosive Destruction System, Chemical-Weapons Destruction Facility Pueblo, Colorado, the United S 02/07/2018
    EC-88/S/3 Note by the Technical Secretariat: Nomination for Membership of the Advisory Body on Administrative and Financial Matters 08/06/2018
    EC-88/S/4 Note by the Technical Secretariat: Nomination for Membership of the Advisory Body on Administrative and Financial Matters 08/06/2018
    EC-88/S/2 Note by the Technical Secretariat: Amendments to the Facility Agreement with the Government of the Slovak Republic Regarding On-Site Inspections at a Schedule 1 Facility for Protective Purposes 30/05/2018
    EC-88/S/1 Note by the Technical Secretariat: Amendments, Modifications and Updates to the Facility Arrangement with the Government of Japan Regarding On-Site Inspections at a Schedule 1 Facility for Protective Purposes 14/05/2018

Working Papers

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-88/WP.3 Report by Ms Bettina Gorczynski Facilitator on Consultations on Reports of the OIO Under Agenda Item 11(A) 12/07/2018
    EC-88/WP.2 Report by H.E. Mr Oji Nyimenuate Ngofa Chairperson of the Open-Ended Working Group on Terrorism to the Executive Council at its Eighty-Eighth Session 11/07/2018
    EC-88/WP.1 Report by H.E. Ambassador Maria Teresa Infante Facilitator of the Sub-Working Group on Non-State Actors of the Open-Ended Working Group on Terrorism - Summary of Intersessional Work (26 September 2017 - 22 June 2018) 03/07/2018