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Media Accreditation Open for OPCW 20th Anniversary Commemorative Ceremony

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — 10 April 2017 — The Technical Secretariat of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) invites media representatives to request online accreditation to cover the Commemorative...11 April 2017Full story

OPCW Executive Council Visits Blue Grass Destruction Facility in U.S.

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — 11 April 2017 — At the invitation of the government of the United States of America, a delegation from the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) Executive Council visited the Blue...11 April 2017Full story

UPDATED Media Brief: Reported Use of Chemical Weapons, Southern Idlib, Syria, 4 April 2017

[Updated 17:00 CET 7 April] Reported Use of Chemical Weapons: Khan Sheikhun Area, Idlib Province, Syrian Arab Republic, 4 April 201707 April 2017Full story

OPCW Press Release on Allegations of Chemical Weapons Use in Southern Idlib, Syria

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — 4 April 2017 — The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) is seriously concerned about the alleged chemical weapons attack reported by the media this morning in the Khan Shaykhun area...04 April 2017Full story

Caribbean and Central American States Committed to Advancing Implementation of Chemical Weapons Convention

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — 7 April 2017 — A workshop run by the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) provided tailored assistance to countries in the Caribbean and Central America that have yet to draft their...04 April 2017Full story

Professionals from Africa Build Competence to Prevent Chemical Accidents and Misuse of Chemicals

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — 4 April 2017 — Chemical industry professionals from across Africa are better equipped to implement the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC) after participating in a workshop on chemical safety and security...04 April 2017Full story

Experts Share Needs and Best Practices in Integrated Chemical Management

THE HAGUE, Netherlands – 4 April 2017 – The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) championed knowledge sharing during a Workshop on Needs Assessment and Best Practices on Integrated Chemical Management held...04 April 2017Full story

President of Argentina Visits OPCW

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — 28 March 2017 — The President of the Argentine Republic, H.E. Mr Mauricio Macri, visited today the Headquarters of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) in The Hague. President...28 March 2017Full story

His Majesty the King of the Netherlands and High Dignitaries to Attend OPCW 20th Anniversary Commemoration

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — 24 March 2017 — The Director-General of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), Ambassador Ahmet Üzümcü, is honoured to announce the attendance of His Majesty King...24 March 2017Full story

OPCW Director-General Visits Singapore

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — 23 March 2017 — The Director-General of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), Ambassador Ahmet Üzümcü, paid an official visit to Singapore from 21 – 22 March. In his keynote...23 March 2017Full story