Documents from the Eighty-Sixth Session of the Executive Council

Please find below documents from the Eighty-Sixth Session of the Executive Council, which was held from 10 - 13 October 2017. Documents will be added as they become available.

All documents are in PDF.

Conference Room Papers

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-86/DEC/CRP.4 Draft Programme and Budget of the OPCW for 2018 28/09/2017
    EC-86/CRP.1 Draft Programme and Budget of the OPCW for 2018 07/07/2017

Decisions

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-86/DEC.12 Recommendation to the Conference of the States Parties on the Appointment of the Director-General 13/10/2017
    EC-86/DEC.9 Addressing the Threat Posed by the use of Chemical Weapons by Non-State Actors 13/10/2017
    EC-86/DEC.10 Lists of New Validated Data of Non-Scheduled Chemicals for Approval by the Executive Council for Inclusion in the OPCW Central Analytical Database 13/10/2017
    EC-86/DEC.11 Rehiring of Inspectors 13/10/2017
    EC-86/DEC.4 Decision: Draft Programme and Budget of the OPCW for 2018 11/10/2017
    EC-86/DEC.8 Amendments to the OPCW Staff Regulations and Interim Staff Rules 11/10/2017
    EC-86/DEC.6 Proposal from Libya for a Multi-Year Payment Plan to Regularize the Payment of its Outstanding Annual Contributions 11/10/2017
    EC-86/DEC.2 Cash Deficit for 2014 and Cash Surplus for 2015 11/10/2017
    EC-86/DEC.3 Establishment of a Special Fund for the Fourth Review Conference in 2018 11/10/2017
    EC-86/DEC.5 Extension of the Special Fund for OPCW Special Missions 11/10/2017
    EC-86/DEC.1 Amendments to the Facility Agreement with the Government of Spain Regarding On-Site Inspections at a Schedule 1 Facility for Protective Purposes 11/10/2017
    EC-86/DEC.7 Decision: Amendments to the OPCW Financial Regulations and Rules 11/10/2017

Executive Council

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-86/11 Report of the Eighty-Sixth Session of the Executive Council 13/10/2017
    EC-86/10 Statement by the External Auditor of the OPCW at the Eighty-Sixth Session of the Executive Council 11/10/2017
    EC-86/8 Withdrawal by Hungary of a Candidate for Appointment to the Position of Director-General 06/10/2017
    EC-86/7 Withdrawal by Lithuania of a Candidate for Appointment to the Position of Director-General 05/10/2017
    EC-86/6 Withdrawal by Denmark of a Candidate for Appointment to the Position of Director General 04/10/2017
    EC-86/5 Withdrawal by the Republic of Korea of a Candidate for Appointment to the Position of Director-General 26/09/2017
    EC-86/4 Withdrawal by Burkina Faso of a Candidate for Appointment to the Position of Director-General 25/09/2017
    EC-86/3 Withdrawal by the Government of Iraq of a Candidate for the Appointment to the Position of Director-General 21/09/2017
    EC-86/2 Provisional Agenda of the Eighty-Sixth Session of the Executive Council 15/09/2017

Information Series

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-86/INF.2/Rev.2 Annotated Provisional Agenda for the Eighty-Sixth Session of the Executive Council 10-13 October 2017 05/10/2017
    EC-86/INF.3 Tentative Programme of Work for Eighty-Sixth Session of the Executive Council 28/09/2017

National Statements

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-86/NAT.10 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Peter Wilson, Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to the OPCW at the Eighty-Sixth Session of the Executive Council 11/10/2017
    EC-86/NAT.17 Sri Lanka: Statement by H.E. Ambassador A.M.J. Sadiq, Permanent Representative of Sri Lanka to the OPCW at the Eighty-Sixth Session of the Executive Council 11/10/2017
    N/A Senegal: Statement by H.E Ambassador Momar Diop, Permanent Representative of Senegal to the OPCW, at the Eighty-Sixth Session of the Executive Council 11/10/2017
    N/A Morocco: Statement on behalf of the Group of African States Parties to the Chemical Weapons Convention, by H.E Ambassador Abdelouahab Bellouki, Permanent Representative of the Kingdom of Morocco to the OPCW, at the 86th Session of the Executive Council 10/10/2017
    EC-86/NAT.5 Statement on Behalf of the European Union Delivered by H.E. Ambassador Kaili Terras Permanent Representative of the Republic of Estonia to the OPCW at the Eighty-Sixth Session of the Executive Council 10/10/2017
    EC-86/NAT.6 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-Sixth Session of the Executive Council 10/10/2017
    EC-86/NAT.9 Bangladesh: Statement by Mr Kazi Russel Pervez, Counsellor and Alternate Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the OPCW at the Eighty-Sixth Session of the Executive Council 10/10/2017
    EC-86/NAT.12 Malaysia: Statement by the Delegation of Malaysia at the Eighty-Sixth Session of the Executive Council 10/10/2017
    EC-86/NAT.13 New Zealand: Statement by H.E. Lyndal Walker Permanent Representative of New Zealand to the OPCW at the Eighty-Sixth Session of the Executive Council 10/10/2017
    EC-86/NAT.11 Argentina: Statement by Ambassador Horacio Salvador Permanent Representative of Argentina to the OPCW at the Eighty-Sixth Session of the Executive Council 10/10/2017
    EC-86/NAT.14 Japan: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Hiroshi Inomata Permanent Representative of Japan to the OPCW at the Eighty-Sixth Session of the Executive Council 10/10/2017
    EC-86/NAT.15 Indonesia: Statement by H.E. Mr I. Gusti Agung Wesaka Puja Permanent Representative of Indonesia to the OPCW at the Eighty-Sixth Session of the Executive Council 10/10/2017
    EC-86/NAT.16 Republic of Korea: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Yun-young Lee Permanent Representative of the Republic of Korea to the OPCW at the Eighty-Sixth Session of the Executive Council 10/10/2017
    N/A Peru: Statement by H. E Ambassador Andrea Perugini, Permanent Representative of Peru to the OPCW, at the Eighty-Sixth Session of the Executive Council 10/10/2017
    N/A United Kingdom: Statement by H.E Ambassador Peter Wilson, Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to the OPCW, at the Eighty-Sixth Session of the Executive Council 10/10/2017
    N/A Morocco: Statement by H.E Ambassador Abdelouahab Bellouki, Permanent Representative of the Kingdom of Morocco to the OPCW, at the Eighty-Sixth Session of the Executive Council 10/10/2017
    N/A Bangladesh: Statement by H.E Ambassador Kazi Russel Pervez, Permanent Representative of the People's Republic of Bangladesh to the OPCW, at the Eighty-Sixth Session of the Executive Council 10/10/2017
    N/A Venezuela: Statement on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement and China, delivered by H.E. Haifa Aissami Madah, Permanent Representative of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela to the OPCW at the Eighty-Sixth Session of the Executive Council 10/10/2017
    N/A Estonia: Statement on behalf of the European Union, delivered by H.E. Ambassador Kaili Terras, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Estonia to the OPCW at the Eighty-Sixth Session of the Executive Council 10/10/2017
    N/A Germany: Statement by H.E Ambassador Christine Weil, Permanent Representative of the Federal Republic of Germany to the OPCW, at Eighty-Sixth Session of the Executive Council 10/10/2017
    N/A Pakistan: Statement by H.E Ambassador Iffat Imran Gardezi, Permanent Representative of Pakistan to the OPCW, at the Eighty-Sixth Session of the Executive Council 10/10/2017
    N/A Switzerland: Statement by H.E Ambassador Urs Breiter, Permanent Representative of Switzerland to the OPCW, at the Eighty-Sixth Session of the Executive Council 10/10/2017
    N/A Canada: Statement by H.E Ambassador Tim Edwards, Acting Permanent Representative of Canada to the OPCW, at the Eighty-Sixth Session of the Executive Council 10/10/2017
    N/A 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-Sixth Session of the Executive Council 10/10/2017
    EC-86/NAT.18 China: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Wu Ken, Head of the Chinese Delegation, at the Eighty-Sixth Session of the Executive Council 10/10/2017
    EC-86/NAT.3 Libya: Report to the Council at its Eighty-Sixth Session on the Progress Achieved Toward the Complete Destruction of the Remaining Chemical Weapons Stockpile 19/09/2017

Notes by the Director-General

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-86/DG.32 Opening Statement by the Director-General to the Executive Council at its Eighty-Sixth Session 10/10/2017
    EC-86/DG.13/Corr.1 Status of Implementation of Article X of the Chemical Weapons Convention as at 30th June 2017 06/10/2017
    EC-86/DG.29 10 C-22/DG.17 Report on the Activities of the Advisory Board on Education and Outreach in 2017 04/10/2017
    EC-86/DG.27 Financial Status of the Special Fund for OPCW Special Mission 02/10/2017
    EC-86/DG.25 Request for Establishment of a Special Fund for the Fourth Review Conference in 2018 28/09/2017
    EC-86/DG.24* Comments on the Report of the Advisory Body on Administrative and Financial Matters at its Forty-Third Session 27/09/2017
    EC-86/DG.23 Progress in the Elimination of the Syrian Chemical Weapons Programme 25/09/2017
    EC-86/DG.22 Status of the Implementation of the Plan for the Destruction of Libya’s Remaining Category 2 Chemical Weapons Outside the Territory of Libya 25/09/2017
    EC-86/DG.18C-22/DG.14 Programme to Strengthen Cooperation with Africa on the Chemical Weapons Convention 12/09/2017
    EC-86/DG.16 Report on the Status of the Implementation of the Enterprise Resource Planning System 06/09/2017
    EC-86/DG.13 Status of Implementation of Article X of the Chemical Weapons Convention as at 30 June 2017 30/08/2017
    EC-86/DG.7 Progress in the Elimination of the Syrian Chemical Weapons Programme 23/08/2017
    EC-86/DG.3 C-22/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 2016 24/07/2017
    EC-86/DG.2 Progress in the Elimination of the Syrian Chemical Weapons Programme 24/07/2017
    EC-86/DG.1 Status of the Implementation of the Plan for the Destruction of Libya's Remaining Category 2 Chemical Weapons Outside the Territory of Libya 24/07/2017

Notes from the Technical Secretariat

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-86/S/6 Updated Matrix of Actionable Items Identified at The Third Review Conference 28/09/2017
    EC-86/S/5 Nomination to the Advisory Body on Administrative and Financial Matters 27/09/2017
    EC-86/S/4 Modifications to the Arrangement with the Republic of Panama Governing Inspections on San Jose Island, Panama 08/09/2017
    EC-86/S/3 Amendments and Modifications to the Facility Agreement with the Government of Spain Regarding On-Site Inspections at a Schedule 1 Facility for Protective Purposes 06/09/2017
    EC-86/S/1 Nomination for Membership of the Advisory Body on Administrative and Financial Matters 19/07/2017

Working Papers

      Document Symbol Title Date  
    EC-86/WP.2 Report by H.E Ambassador Dr Momar Diop facilitator of the Open-Ended Working Group on Terrorism to the Executive Council at the Eighty-Sixth Session 11/10/2017
    EC-86/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 02/10/2017