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 Regional Training Course on Emergency Response to Chemical Incidents for States Parties

06 February 2017 — 10 February 2017 | Colombo, Sri Lanka

On behalf of the Government of Sri Lanka and the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), the Director-General wishes to invite States Parties in Asia to nominate representatives to participate in the fifth regional basic training...

Invitation to Apply for an Internship for Legal Drafters and National Authority Representatives of States Parties to the Chemica

20 February 2017 — 24 February 2017 | The Hague, the Netherlands

The Technical Secretariat (hereinafter “the Secretariat”) of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) is organising a series of internships for legal drafters and National Authority representatives in 2017, to be held at OPCW H...

Call for Nominations for a Seminar on the CWC and Chemical Safety and Security Management for Member States in the Asia Region

21 February 2017 — 23 February 2017 | Doha Regional Centre for CBRN Training Doha, Qatar

On behalf of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) and the Government of Qatar, the Director-General is pleased to invite National Authorities and/or governmental representatives responsible for chemical safety and chemical ...

Call for Nominations for a Course for Member States in the Africa Region on Analytical Skills Development at VERIFIN

20 March 2017 — 31 March 2017 | Helsinki, Finland

The OPCW Technical Secretariat (hereinafter “the Secretariat”) wishes to inform Member States of the Africa Region that in 2017 it will hold an analytical skills development course (ASDC) at the Finnish Institute for Verification of the Chemical Weap...

Call for Nominations for an Assistance and Protection Course for Experts, Zemianske Kostol'any, Slovakia

27 March 2017 — 06 April 2017 | Zemianske Kostol'any, Slovakia

Deadline for applications: 3 February 2017 On behalf of the Government of Slovakia and the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), the Director-General wishes to invite Member States to nominate participants for an assistan...

Call for Nominations for a Training Course on Chemical Emergency Response for Police First Responders

03 April 2017 — 07 April 2017 | Bogotá, Colombia

On behalf of the Government of Colombia and the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), the Director-General wishes to invite Member States from the GRULAC1 region to nominate qualifying representatives to participate in a region...

Invitation to Apply for Two Annual Courses on Loss Prevention and Safety Promotion in The Chemical Process Industries

03 April 2017 — 07 April 2017 | Wuppertal, Germany

The Government of Germany and the Technical Secretariat (hereinafter “the Secretariat”) of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) wish to inform Member States about two courses on promoting chemical safety management for:(a) ...

Call for Nominations for a Course on Response to Incidents Involving Chemical Warfare Agents and with Toxic Industrial Chemicals

08 May 2017 — 12 May 2017 | Montevideo, Uruguay

On behalf of the Government of Uruguay and the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), the Director-General wishes to invite Member States from the GRULAC1 region to nominate representatives to participate in the fifth regional t...

Invitation to Apply for an Analytical Chemistry Course under the OPCW Programme to Strengthen Cooperation with Africa on the Che

08 May 2017 — 19 May 2017 | Pretoria, South Africa

The Technical Secretariat of the OPCW (hereinafter “the Secretariat”) wishes to inform Member States that it will hold an analytical chemistry course in 2017 under the OPCW Programme to Strengthen Cooperation with Africa on the Chemical Weapons Conve...

Call for Nominations for Two Courses on the Enhancement of Laboratory Skills

08 May 2017 — 19 May 2017 | the Finnish Institute for Verification of the Chemical Weapons Convention (VERIFIN), Helsinki, Finland

The OPCW Technical Secretariat (hereinafter “the Secretariat”) wishes to inform Member States that in 2017 it will hold two courses on the enhancement of laboratory skills at the Finnish Institute for Verification of the Chemical Weapons Convention (...