Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of States Parties
Documents

Notes by the Director-General

Document Symbol Title Date
C‑27/DG.16 Opening Statement by the Director-General to the Conference of the States Parties at its Twenty-Seventh Session 28 November 2022
C‑27/DG.14 Note by the Director-General: Engaging the Chemical Industry Associations 20 October 2022
EC‑101/DG.13/Add.1 C‑27/DG.9/Add.1 Report by the Director-General: Overview of the Status of Implementation of Article VII of the Chemical Weapons Convention as at 31 July 2022 - Addendum 3 October 2022
EC‑101/DG.16 C‑27/DG.12 Report by the Director-General: Status of Implementation of Article VII of the Chemical Weapons Convention as at 31 July 2022: Article VII - Initial Measures 15 September 2022
EC‑101/DG.15 C‑27/DG.11 Note by the Director-General: Annual Report on the Implementation of the Action Plan for the Universality of the Chemical Weapons Convention During the Period 16 August 2021 to 15 August 2022 13 September 2022
EC‑101/DG.14 C‑27/DG.10 Report by the Director-General: Status of Implementation of Article VII of the Chemical Weapons Convention as at 31 July 2022: Additional Measures for States Parties That Possess Industrial Facilities Which Are Declarable Under the Convention 12 September 2022
EC‑101/DG.13* C‑27/DG.9* Report by the Director-General: Overview of the Status of Implementation of Article VII of the Chemical Weapons Convention as at 31 July 2022 9 September 2022
EC‑101/DG.12 C‑27/DG.8 Note by the Director-General: The Programme to Strengthen Cooperation with Africa on the Chemical Weapons Convention 7 September 2022
EC‑101/DG.9 C‑27/DG.7 Report by the Director-General: Progress Made and Review of the Status of Implementation of Article XI of the Chemical Weapons Convention 31 August 2022
EC‑101/DG.5 C‑27/DG.5 Report by the Director-General: Financial Statements of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons and Report of the External Auditor for the Year Ending 31 December 2021 25 August 2022
C‑27/1 Note by the Director-General: Provisional Agenda for the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 19 July 2022
EC‑100/DG.18 C‑27/DG.3 Note by the Director-General: Transfers of Funds During 2021 30 June 2022
EC‑100/DG.7 Note by the Director-General: Draft Provisional Agenda for the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 1 June 2022

Decisions

Document Symbol Title Date
C‑27/DEC.12 Decision: Amendments to the Operating Procedures of the Confidentiality Commission 30 November 2022
C‑27/DEC.11 Decision: Revised Programme and Budget of the OPCW for 2023 29 November 2022
C‑27/DEC.3 Decision: Attendance and Participation by the Chemical Industry and the Scientific Community at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/DEC.9 Decision: Rehiring of Inspectors 28 November 2022
C‑27/DEC.3 Attendance and Participation by the Chemical Industry and the Scientific Community at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/DEC.4 Decision: Attendance and Participation by Non-Governmental Organisations at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/DEC.7 Decision: Extension of the Special Fund for OPCW Special Missions 28 November 2022
C‑27/DEC.2 Attendance by International Organisations, Specialised Agencies, and Other International Bodies at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/DEC.2 Decision: Attendance by International Organisations, Specialised Agencies, and Other International Bodies at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/DEC.10 Decision: Amendments to the OPCW Financial Regulations and Rules 28 November 2022
C‑27/DEC.7 Extension of the Special Fund for OPCW Special Missions 28 November 2022
C‑27/DEC.5 Decision: Scale of Assessments for 2023 28 November 2022
C‑27/DEC.4 Attendance and Participation by Non-Governmental Organisations at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/DEC.8 Decision: Write-Offs of Irrecoverable Accounts Receivable and of Losses of Assets 28 November 2022
C‑27/DEC.5 Scale of Assessments for 2023 28 November 2022
C‑27/DEC.1 Decision: Attendance by Non-Signatory States at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/DEC.10 Amendments to the OPCW Financial Regulations and Rules 28 November 2022
C‑27/DEC.6 Decision: Manner of Appointment of the External Auditor 28 November 2022
C‑27/DEC.1 Attendance by Non-Signatory States at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022

Video National Statements – High-ranking Officials

New Zealand: Statement at CSP-27 by Hon Phil Twyford, Minister for Disarmament and Arms Control

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland: Statement at CSP-27 by Baroness Goldie DL, Minister of State in the House of Lords at the Ministry of Defence

Norway: Statement at CSP-27 by Eivind Vad Petersson, State Secretary for Minister of Foreign Affairs

National Statements

Document Symbol Title Date
New Zealand: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Susannah Gordon, Permanent Representative of New Zealand to the OPCW, on behalf of the Governments of Canada, Australia and New Zealand at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under Agenda Item 9(d) 10 January 2023
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland: Statement by the Delegation of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under Agenda Item 9 Addressing the Threat from Chemical Weapons Use (Syria) 7 December 2022
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland: Statement by the Delegation of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under Agenda Item 9 Addressing the Threat from Chemical Weapons Use (Russia/Ukraine) 7 December 2022
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland: Statement by the Delegation of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 7 December 2022
Pakistan: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Suljuk Mustansar Tarar Permanent Representative of Pakistan to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of States Parties 6 December 2022
Islamic Republic of Iran: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Alireza Kazemi Abadi Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under Agenda Item 10: on the Disassociation of from the Annual Report of the Organisation for 2021 5 December 2022
Islamic Republic of Iran: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Alireza Kazemi Abadi Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under Agenda Item 9(d) 5 December 2022
Islamic Republic of Iran: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Alireza Kazemi Abadi Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under Agenda Item 18 5 December 2022
Islamic Republic of Iran: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Alireza Kazemi Abadi Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under Agenda Item 10 5 December 2022
Islamic Republic of Iran: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Alireza Kazemi Abadi Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under Agenda Item 13 5 December 2022
Islamic Republic of Iran Explanation of Vote on the draft decision: Mid-Biennium Draft Revised Program and Budget of the OPCW for 2023 at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 5 December 2022
Islamic Republic of Iran: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Alireza Kazemi Abadi Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under Agenda Item 9(c) 5 December 2022
Islamic Republic of Iran: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Alireza Kazemi Abadi Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under Agenda Item 8 5 December 2022
Japan: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Horinouchi Hidehisa Permanent Representative of Japan to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 2 December 2022
The Netherlands: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Henk Cor Van Der Kwast Permanent Representative of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 1 December 2022
Syrian Arab Republic: Statement by the H.E Ambassador Milad Atieh Permanent Representative of Syrian Arab Republic to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under the Right to Reply to Israel's Statement Under Agenda Item 8 1 December 2022
Poland: Statement by the Delegation of the Republic of Poland to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 1 December 2022
The Netherlands: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Henk Cor Van Der Kwast Permanent Representative of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under Agenda Item 22.7 1 December 2022
Azerbaijan: Statement by Mr. Gaya Mammadov, Head of Department for Politico-Military Issues of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under Agenda Item 8 1 December 2022
Syrian Arab Republic: Statement by the Delegation of the Syrian Arab Republic to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under the Right to Reply to a Joint Statement submitted by France and the European Union 1 December 2022
New Zealand: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Susannah Gordon Permanent Representative of New Zealand to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Under Agenda Item 13 1 December 2022
Syrian Arab Republic: Statement by the H.E Ambassador Milad Atieh Permanent Representative of Syrian Arab Republic to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under Agenda Item 8 30 November 2022
France: Joint Statement at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under Agenda item 9(d) 30 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.34 Joint Statement Drafted by Canada, Colombia, Finland, Ireland, Mexico, Sweden and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and Delivered by the Delegation of the Republic of Costa Rica to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under Agenda Item 24 30 November 2022
Syrian Arab Republic: Supplement to the Statement of the H.E Ambassador Milad Atieh Permanent Representative of Syrian Arab Republic to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under Agenda Item 9(d) 30 November 2022
Germany: Joint Statement at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under Agenda Item 9 (d) 30 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.56 Syrian Arab Republic: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Milad Atieh Permanent Representative of the Syrian Arab Republic to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under Agenda Item 18 30 November 2022
Syrian Arab Republic: Statement by the H.E Ambassador Milad Atieh Permanent Representative of Syrian Arab Republic to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under Agenda Item 18 30 November 2022
United States of America: Statement by the Delegation of the United States of America Regarding the Illegitimacy of the Maduro Regime in Venezuela to the Twenety-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 30 November 2022
Netherlands: Joint Statement at The Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 30 November 2022
Syrian Arab Republic: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Milad Atieh Permanent Representative of Syrian Arab Republic to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under Agenda Item 10 29 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.15 Philippines: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Jose Eduardo Malaya III Permanent Representative of the Republic of the Philippines to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 29 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.38 Malaysia: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Dato’ Nadzirah Osman Permanent Representative of Malaysia to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 29 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.18 Australia: Statement by Julie Heckscher Acting Permanent Representative of Australia to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 29 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.26 Ethiopia: Statement by Dr Hadgu Hailekiros Belay Deputy Director General of the Institute of Manufacturing Industry Development of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 29 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.41 Statement on Behalf of the European Union Delivered by H.E. Ambassador Markus Leinonen European External Action Service at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under Agenda Item 10 29 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.55 Syrian Arab Republic: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Milad Atieh Permanent Representative of the Syrian Arab Republic to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under Agenda Item 10 29 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.22 Bangladesh: Statement by H. E. Ambassador M Riaz Hamidullah Permanent Representative of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 29 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.29 Romania: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Lucian Fătu Permanent Representative of Romania to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under Agenda Item 9(d) 29 November 2022
Romania: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Lucian Fătu Permanent Representative of Romania to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under Agenda Item 9 (d) 29 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.25 Ukraine: Statement by Ms Kateryna Bila Deputy Director, Security and Sanction Policy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under Agenda Item 9(d) 29 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.39 Statement on Behalf of the European Union Delivered by H.E. Ambassador Markus Leinonen European External Action Service at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under Agenda Item 9(d) 29 November 2022
Syrian Arab Republic: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Milad Atieh Permanent Representative of Syrian Arab Republic to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under Agenda Item 9(d) 29 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.23 Poland: Statement by the Delegation of the Republic of Poland to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 29 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.57 Venezuela: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Calixto Antonio Ortega Ríos Permanent Representative of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela to the OPCW at the Twenty Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 29 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.33 Nigeria: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Eniola Ajayi Permanent Representative of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 29 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.40 Statement on Behalf of the European Union Delivered by H.E. Ambassador Markus Leinonen European External Action Service at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under Agenda Item 9(d) 29 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.59 Costa Rica: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Arnoldo Brenes Castro Permanent Representative of the Republic of Costa Rica to the OPCW at the Twenty Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 29 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.12 Lithuania: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Neilas Tankevičius Permanent Representative of the Republic of Lithuania to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 29 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.6 Latvia: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Aiga Liepiņa Permanent Representative of the Republic of Latvia to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.21 Albania: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Adia Sakiqi Permanent Representative of the Republic of Albania to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.31 New Zealand: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Susannah Gordon Permanent Representative of New Zealand to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under Agenda Item 13 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.48 El Salvador: Statement by the Delegation of the Republic of El Salvador to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.54 Uruguay: Statement by the Delegation of the Eastern Republic of Uruguay to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.9 Ireland: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Brendan Rogers Permanent Representative of Ireland to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.52 Panama: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Elizabeth Ward Neiman Permanent Representative of the Republic of Panama to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
Denmark: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Jarl Frijs-Madsen Permanent Representative of Denmark to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.4 Slovakia: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Juraj Macháč Permanent Representative of the Slovak Republic to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.13 India: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Reenat Sandhu Permanent Representative of the Republic of India to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.37 Japan: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Hidehisa Horinouchi Permanent Representative of Japan to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.46 United Arab Emirates: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Jamal Jama Al-Musharakh Permanent Representative of the United Arab Emirates to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.51 Syrian Arab Republic: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Milad Atieh Permanent Representative of the Syrian Arab Republic to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Under Agenda Item 8 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.7 New Zealand: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Susannah Gordon Permanent Representative of New Zealand to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.16 Türkiye: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Şaban Dişli Permanent Representative of the Republic of Türkiye to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.32 Sweden: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Johannes Oljelund Permanent Representative of the Kingdom of Sweden to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.47 Iraq: Statement by the Delegation of the Republic of Iraq to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.58 Spain: Statement by the Delegation of the Kingdom of Spain to the OPCW at the Twenty Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.10 Italy: Statement by the Delegation of the Italian Republic to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.19 Romania: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Lucian Fătu Permanent Representative of Romania to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.27 United States of America: Statement by the Delegation of the United States of America to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties Regarding the Illegitimacy of the Maduro Regime in the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela 28 November 2022
C‑27NAT.35 Slovenia: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Jožef Drofenik Permanent Representative of the Republic of Slovenia to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.43 Tanzania: Statement by the Delegation of the United Republic of Tanzania to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.53 Paraguay: Statement by Mr Federico Bartolozzi Minister and Alternate Permanent Representative of the Republic of Paraguay to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.5 Singapore: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Lim Hong Huai Permanent Representative of Singapore to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.14 Republic of Korea: Statement by Mr Yung-Suh Park on Behalf of H.E. Ambassador Yeondoo Jeong Permanent Representative of the Republic of Korea to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.30 North Macedonia: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Beti Jacheva Permanent Representative of the Republic of North Macedonia to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.44 The People’s Republic of China: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Tan Jian Permanent Representative of the People’s Republic of China to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.8 New Zealand: Statement by Mr Phil Twyford Minister for Disarmament and Arms Control at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.17 Pakistan: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Suljuk Mustansar Tarar Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.24 Bulgaria: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Konstantin Dimitrov Permanent Representative of the Republic of Bulgaria to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.49 Saudi Arabia: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Ziad Bin Maashi Al Atiyah Permanent Representative of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
Malaysia: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Dato’ Nadzirah Osman Permanent Representative of Malaysia to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.3 United States of America: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Bonnie Jenkins Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.20 Austria: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Astrid Harz Permanent Representative of the Republic of Austria to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.28 Viet Nam: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Pham Viet Anh Permanent Representative of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.36 Thailand: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Chatri Archjananun Permanent Representative of the Kingdom of Thailand to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.45 State of Palestine: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Rawan Sulaiman Permanent Representative of the State of Palestine to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.50 Syrian Arab Republic: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Milad Atieh Permanent Representative of the Syrian Arab Republic to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 28 November 2022
Canada: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Lisa Helfand Permanent Representative of Canada to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 27 November 2022
Kenya: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Margaret W. N. Shava Permanent Representative to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of States Parties 27 November 2022
Albania: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Adia Sakiqi Permanent Representative of the Republic of Albania to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of States Parties 26 November 2022
Ukraine: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Maksym Kononenko Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of States Parties 26 November 2022
Ukraine: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Maksym Kononenko Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of States Parties Under Agenda Item 9(d) 26 November 2022
Türkiye: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Şaban Di̇şli̇ Permanent Representative of the Republic of Türkiye to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of States Parties 26 November 2022
Finland: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Ilkka-Pekka Similä Permanent Representative of the Republic of Finland to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 25 November 2022
Norway: Statement by State Secretary Eivind Vad Petersson at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 25 November 2022
Syrian Arab Republic: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Milad Atieh Permanent Representative of the Syrian Arab Republic to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 25 November 2022
Italy: Statement by the Delegation of the Italian Republic to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 25 November 2022
Latvia: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Aiga Liepiņa Permanent Representative of the Republic of Latvia to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 25 November 2022
Philippines: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Jose Eduardo Malaya III Permanent Representative of the Philippines to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 25 November 2022
Germany: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Thomas Schieb Permanent Representative of the Federal Republic of Germany to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 25 November 2022
Slovenia: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Jožef Drofenik Permanent Representative of the Republic Of Slovenia to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 25 November 2022
Indonesia: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Mayerfas Permanent Representative of the Republic of Indonesia to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 25 November 2022
Azerbaijan: Statement on behalf of the Members of the Non-Aligned Movement that are States Parties to the Chemical Weapons Convention And China delivered by the Head Of Delegation of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mr. Gaya Mammadov at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 25 November 2022
Lithuania: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Neilas Tankevičius Permanent Representative of the Republic of Lithuania the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 25 November 2022
Republic of Korea: Statement by Mr. Yung-suh Park Chargé D’affaires of the Permanent Representation of the Republic of Korea to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 25 November 2022
New Zealand: Statement by Phil Twyford Minister for Disarmament and Arms Control of New Zealand at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 25 November 2022
Costa Rica: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Arnoldo Brenes Castro Permanent Representative of Costa Rica to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 25 November 2022
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland: Statement by Baroness Goldie DL, Minister of State in the House of Lords at the Ministry of Defence of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 25 November 2022
Venezuela: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Calixto Antonio Ortega Rios Permanent Representative of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of The Conference of The States Parties (Spanish) 25 November 2022
Australia: Statement by Julie Heckscher Acting Permanent Representative of Australia to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 24 November 2022
Islamic Republic of Iran: Statement by the Delegation of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 24 November 2022
Austria: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Astrid Harz Permanent Representative of the Republic of Austria to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 24 November 2022
Romania: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Lucian Fătu Permanent Representative of Romania to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 24 November 2022
Switzerland: Statement by H.E. Heinz Walker-Nederkoorn Permanent Representative of Switzerland to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 24 November 2022
United States of America: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Bonnie Jenkins Undersecretary of States for Arms Control and International Security at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 24 November 2022
Islamic Republic of Iran: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Reza Najafi Deputy Foreign Minister for Legal and International Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 24 November 2022
New Zealand: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Susannah Gordon Permanent Representative of New Zealand to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 24 November 2022
Slovakia: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Juraj Macháč Permanent Representative of the Slovak Republic to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Conference of State Parties 23 November 2022
State of Palestine: Statement by H.E. Ambassador Mrs. Rawan Sulaiman Permanent Representative to the OPCW at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties (Arabic) 21 November 2022
C‑27/NAT.2 Cuba: Fostering of International Cooperation for Peaceful Purposes in the Field of Chemical Activities (Item 18 of the Provisional Agenda) 9 November 2022

NGO Video Statements

Challenges of Chemical Terrorism

Statement prepared by Animesh Roul (Society for the Study of Peace and Conflict, India), Maria Espona (ArgIQ-Argentina Information Quality, Argentina), Ahmed Alwassiti, Charity Peace Organization (C.P.O), Hallo Marif, Peace Foundation and International Cooperation, Kochar Murad, Organisation of Defending Mass Graves Victims’ Rights, Dora Abotsi, Doors Foundation (NGO), Nourhan Moustafa, Maat for Peace Development and Human Rights, Egypt, and Segun Michael, Global Network for Sustainable Development (GNSD) for CSP-27.

Addressing Development and Use in Law Enforcement of CNS-Acting Chemicals, Riot Control Agents and Associated Means of Delivery

Statement prepared by Dr. Michael Crowley (University of Bradford and Omega Research Foundation, UK), Adeniji Y. Olawale (Center for Countermeasures against Chemical and Biological Warfare Agents, Nigeria), and Allen Shofe (MWS Global, US).

Attacks on Civilian Chemical Facilities: Safety and Security of Chemical Facilities

Statement prepared by Alastair Hay (University of Leeds), Daniel Esteban (Consejo Argentino de Relaciones Internacionales (CARI)), Konadu Benjamin (Altar Relief Foundation), Margaret Muturi (Kenyatta University), Runak Asaad (Peace Foundation and International Cooperation), and Allen Shofe (MWS Global).

Chemical Security

Statement prepared by Richard Cupitt (The Henry L. Stimson Center) and Hubert Foy (African Center for Science and International Security (AFRICSIS)).

Full National Implementation of the CWC

Statement prepared by Suzanna Khoshabi (The Verification Research, Training and Information Centre – VERTIC), Mansour Aburashid (Amman Center For Peace and Development), Prince Gailla Woyah (Liberians United to Expose Hidden Weapons), Abdourahamane Ibrahim Issa (AIDEN Niger), Atta ul Haq (Youth Association for Development (YAD) Pakistan), and Chimaoge Anita Ezeigwe (Christian Fellowship and Care Foundation).

Universality of the Chemical Weapons Convention

Statement prepared by Mingson Mingina (Centre de Recherche et d’Information pour le Désarmement et la Sécurité – CRIDS) and Simabatu Mayele Sims Nono (Centre de Recherche et d’Information pour le Désarmement et la Sécurité – CRIDS).

Chemical Weapons Victims' Health and Rights

Statement prepared by Homeyra Karimivahed (Organisation for Defending Sardasht Victims of Chemical Weapons – ODVCW), Amin Abdulla (Peace Foundation and International Cooperation), Nawzad Jalal Ebrahim (Kurdish Organisations Network Coalition for the International Criminal Court – KONCICC), Goran Gharib (Halabja Memorial Foundation), Soran Gharib (Halabja Memorial Foundation), Mohammadreza Hajipour (Association for the Defence of Chemical Injuries Fars Province – SCWVSF), Seyed Kamal Lohmousavi (Association for Supporting Victims of Chemical Weapons), Shahriar Khateri (Tehran Peace Museum), Ahmed Majeed (BSOCC), Ali Mahmoud Mhamad (A World Without Chemical and Biological Weapons – WWW), Fatima Mala (Life Organization to Prevent War and Clean up the Environment from War Remnants – L.P.W.E), Nihro Jalal Othman (ICAN Kurdistan Network – IKAN), Dana Mirza (Halabja Memorial Foundation), Diako Azad Sabir (Halabja Memorial Foundation), Aland Avan Omar (Halabja Memorial Foundation), Rezvan Khajeh Salehani (Iranian Green Peace Chemical Weapons Association), Allen Shofe (MWS Global), Hazhar Nooraldin Wali (Armiti Human Rights Organization), Hama Wrya (Peace Foundation and International Cooperation), and Kareem Abbas Yaseen (Organization of the Justice Campaign – OJC).

Compliance and accountability

Statement prepared by Oliver Meier (CBWNet) and Yahya Ahmedi (Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Youth Group).

NGO Written Statements

Title Date
University of Bradford: Statement at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 21 November 2022
Maat for Peace, Development, and Human Rights: Statement on Chemical Terrorism at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 21 November 2022
American University: Statement on Next Steps in Expanding the Chemical Weapons Convention Schedules at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 21 November 2022
ArgIQ: Statement on Dealing With Mis- and Disinformation at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 21 November 2022
The Henry L. Stimson Center: Statement at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 21 November 2022
Istanbul University: Statement on Supporting More Scientific Research About Preventing Chemical Weapons Use at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 21 November 2022
ICAN Kurdistan Network - IKN: Statement at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 21 November 2022
Srivaranam Organisation for the Environmental Education (SOEE): Statement on Concept of Dual-use Chemicals at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 21 November 2022
Doors NGO: Statement on Chemical Terrorism at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 21 November 2022
Colorado Citizens’ Advisory Commission Pueblo: Statement at the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties 21 November 2022