OPCW Calendar of Events

Participants at Basic and an Advanced Training Course in Assistance and Protection, held in Brazzaville in June 2014

Below please find a list with the official courses, meetings and capacity building programmes orginised by the OPCW.

Call for Nominations for the Fifth Assistance and Protection Course for Instructors from African States Parties

15 August 2016 — 26 August 2016 | Tshwane, South Africa

On behalf of the Government of South Africa and the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), the Director-General wishes to invite States Parties in Africa to nominate representatives to participate in the fifth assistance and pro...

Call for Nominations for a Course on Analytical Skills Development at the Swedish Defence Research Agency (FOI)

22 August 2016 — 02 September 2016 | UMEÅ, Sweden

The OPCW Technical Secretariat (hereinafter “the Secretariat”) wishes to inform Member States that in 2016 it will hold an analytical skills development course (ASDC) at the Swedish Defence Research Agency (FOI) in Umeå, Sweden from 22 August to 2 Se...

Call for Nominations for the Fifth OPCW Assistance-And-Protection Training Course for Instructors

31 August 2016 — 07 September 2016 | The Hague, The Netherlands

The Director-General of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) wishes to invite States Parties to nominate representatives to participate in the fifth OPCW training course for instructors in assistance and protection, which w...

Course on the Enhancement of Laboratory Skills in Laboratory Quality Management

05 September 2016 — 16 September 2016 | Helsinki, Finland

On behalf of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) and the Finnish Institute for Verification of the Chemical Weapons Convention (VERIFIN), the Director-General wishes to invite applications from representatives of laborator...

Call for Nominations for a Seminar on the CWC and Chemical Safety and Security Management for African Member States

05 September 2016 — 07 September 2016 | Nairobi, Kenya

On behalf of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) and the Government of Kenya, the Director-General is pleased to invite governmental representatives responsible for chemical safety and chemical security management, represe...

Regional Training Course for Customs Authorities of the States Parties in Eastern Europe

27 September 2016 — 30 September 2016 | Krakow, Poland

On behalf of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) and the Government of Poland, the Director-General wishes to invite National Authorities from States Parties in Eastern Europe to nominate participants for a regional traini...

Call for Nominations for a Regional Workshop on Policy and Diplomacy For Scientists – deadline extended to 10 September 2016

18 October 2016 — 20 October 2016 | Pretoria, South Africa

The OPCW Technical Secretariat (hereinafter “the Secretariat”) wishes to inform Member States that it will organise, in collaboration with the World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) and the InterAcademy Partnership (IAP), a workshop on “Policy and Diplomac...

Invitation to Apply for the Seoul Workshop on the Peaceful Development and Use of Chemistry for Member States of the OPCW

02 November 2016 — 04 November 2016 | Seoul, Republic of Korea

On behalf of the Government of the Republic of Korea and the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), the Director-General is pleased to invite governmental representatives responsible for chemical safety and security management, ...

Call for Nominations for a Course on Analytical Skills Development at the Defence Science Technology Group

21 November 2016 — 02 December 2016 | Melbourne, Australia

The OPCW Technical Secretariat (hereinafter “the Secretariat”) wishes to inform Member States in the Association of South-East Asian Nations (SAARC) and South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (ASEAN) regions that it will hold an analytical...

Call for Nominations for the Eighteenth Annual Meeting of National Authorities The Hague, the Netherlands 23-25 November 2016

23 November 2016 — 25 November 2016 | The Hague, The Netherlands

The Technical Secretariat (hereinafter “the Secretariat”) wishes to invite National Authorities to submit nominations for the Eighteenth Annual Meeting of National Authorities, which will be held at the OPCW Headquarters in The Hague from 23 to 25 No...