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OPCW Scientific Advisory Board Reviews Technological Developments and Trends in Chemical Production

THE HAGUE, Netherlands – 9 October 2017 – The Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) held an international workshop on trends in chemical production in Zagreb, Croatia...09 October 2017Full story

Latin America and the Caribbean Instructors Enhance Skills at Assistance and Protection Training Course

THE HAGUE, Netherlands – 9 October 2017– Emergency response trainers from Latin America and the Caribbean gained new skills on response to incidents involving chemical warfare agents and toxic industrial chemicals during a...09 October 2017Full story

First Responders from Asia Deepen Skills in Countering Chemical Weapon Threats

THE HAGUE, Netherlands – 9 October 2017 – First Responders from Asia gained new skills for responding to emergencies involving chemical weapons and toxic industrial chemicals during the 12th International Advanced Assistance and...09 October 2017Full story

Scientists Commit to Promoting Safety and Security Culture in Chemistry

THE HAGUE, The Netherlands — 9 October 2017 — The second workshop series on “Policy and Diplomacy for Scientists: Introduction to Responsible Research Practices in Chemical and Biochemical Sciences” was held in Trieste, Italy...09 October 2017Full story

Experts Gather at OPCW to Strengthen Global Chemical Security

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — 4 October 2017 — Against the backdrop of growing international concerns about chemical terrorism, the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) has convened an expert workshop to discuss...04 October 2017Full story

International Medical Professionals Acquire Skills in Medical Countermeasures against Chemical Threats

THE HAGUE, Netherlands – 29 September 2017 – Medical professionals from around the world successfully acquired new skills during a training on medical management of chemical casualties held in the Fourth Military Medical...02 October 2017Full story

OPCW Concludes 18th Edition of Associate Programme

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — 29 September 2017 – The eighteenth edition of the Associate Programme concluded successfully today at the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) Headquarters in The...29 September 2017Full story

OPCW Deputy Director-General Visits Russia to Mark Closure of Kizner Chemical Weapons Destruction Facility

THE HAGUE, Netherlands – 29 September 2017 – At the invitation of the Government of the Russian Federation, Deputy Director-General Hamid Ali Rao, on behalf of the OPCW, participated today in a ceremony on the completion of...29 September 2017Full story

OPCW Helps Develop Culture of Cradle-To-Grave Chemical Responsibility

THE HAGUE, Netherlands –29 September 2017–The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) in collaboration with the Malaysian National Authority for Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC) organised a Forum on the...29 September 2017Full story

Full Implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention Urged by OPCW Director-General During Visit to Chile

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — 27 September 2017 — The Director-General of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), Ambassador Ahmet Üzümcü visited Santiago Chile on 25 and 26 September. During the visit the...28 September 2017Full story

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