Biological Weapons Convention – Formal Consultative Meeting

Documents

Final report - BWC Formal Consultative Meeting 26 August and 5-9 September 2022 - ADVANCE VERSION

BWC/CONS/2022/1 - Provisional agenda for the Formal Consultative Meeting of States Parties - Submitted by the Chairperson-Designate

BWC/CONS/2022/2 - Provisional programme of work for the Formal Consultative Meeting of States Parties - Submitted by the Chairperson-Designate

BWC/CONS/2022/INF.1 - List of participants

BWC/CONS/2022/Misc.1 - Provisional list of participants

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.1 - Notes verbale dated 29 June 2022 from the Russian Federation to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and to the
United States of America - Submitted by the Russian Federation

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.2 - Questions to the United States regarding compliance with the obligations under the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on Their Destruction (BTWC) in the context of the activities of biological laboratories in the territory of Ukraine - Submitted by the Russian Federation

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.3 - Questions to Ukraine regarding compliance with obligations under the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on Their Destruction (BTWC), in the context of the activities of biological laboratories - Submitted by the Russian Federation

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.4 - Response by the United States of America to the request by the Russian Federation for a Consultative Meeting under Article V of the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention (BWC) - Submitted by the United States of America

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.5 - Disinformation and Article X of the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention: A case study - Submitted by Canada

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.6 - Statement by the Head of the delegation of the Russian Federation at the Consultative meeting of the States Parties to the Convention on the Prohibition of Biological and Toxin Weapons (BTWC) under BTWC Article V - Submitted by the Russian Federation

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.7 - Questions to Ukraine regarding compliance with obligations under Part 1 of Article I of the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on Their Destruction (BTWC), in the context of activities of biological laboratories - Submitted by the Russian Federation

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.8 - On the sanitary and epidemiological situation in Ukraine - Submitted by the Russian Federation

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.9 - Questions to Ukraine regarding the observation of the obligations under Part 2 of Article I of the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on their Destruction (BTWC), in
the context of biological laboratories’ activities - Submitted by the Russian Federation

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.10 - Questions for the United States regarding the compliance with obligations under Article IV of the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on their Destruction (BWC) in the context of the development of means of delivery of biological weapons - Submitted by the Russian Federation

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.11 - Questions for the United States regarding compliance with obligations under Article IV of the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on Their Destruction (BWC) in the context of activities of biological laboratories in Ukrainian territory - Submitted by the Russian Federation

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.12 - On the Goals and Objectives of U.S.-Ukraine Cooperation in Ensuring Sanitary and Epidemiological Welfare of the Population - Submitted by the Russian Federation

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.13 - Questions to Ukraine regarding the compliance with obligations under Article IV of the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on Their Destruction (BWC) in the context of activities of biological laboratories in the Ukrainian territory - Submitted by the Russian Federation

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.14 - Questions to Ukraine and the United States in connection with the information provided in the framework of the confidence-building measures of the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on Their Destruction (BTWC) in the context of the activities of biological laboratories on Ukrainian territory - Submitted by the Russian Federation

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.15 - Questions to Ukraine regarding compliance with obligations under Part 1 of Article I of the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on Their Destruction (BTWC) in the context of the activities of biological laboratories - Submitted by the Russian Federation

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.16 - Presentation - On the sanitary and epidemiological situation in Ukraine - Submitted by the Russian Federation

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.17 - Questions to Ukraine regarding compliance with obligations under Part 2 of Article I of the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development,
Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on Their Destruction (BTWC), in the context of activities of biological laboratories - Submitted by the Russian Federation

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.18 - Questions for the United States regarding compliance with obligations under Article IV of the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on their Destruction (BWC) in the context of the development of means of delivery of biological weapons - Submitted by the Russian Federation

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.19 - Questions for the United States regarding compliance with obligations under Article IV of the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on their Destruction (BWC) in the context of activities of biological laboratories in Ukrainian territory - Submitted by the Russian Federation

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.20 - Questions to Ukraine regarding the compliance with obligations under Article IV of the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on their Destruction (BWC) in the context of activities of biological laboratories in Ukrainian territory - Submitted by the Russian Federation

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.21 - Statement by H.E. Ambassador Yurii Klymenko, Head of the Delegation of Ukraine at the Formal Consultative Meeting of the States Parties to the BTWC - Submitted by Ukraine

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.22/REV.1 - Opening Statement to the Article V Consultative Meeting Under the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention, U.S. Special Representative Kenneth D. Ward, September 6, 2022, Revision - Submitted by the United States of America

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.23 - Statement to the Article V Consultative Meeting Under the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention By Kingston Reif, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense, Threat Reduction and Arms Control, United States Department of Defense - Submitted by the United States of America

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.24 - Ukraine Presentation. Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention Article V Consultative Meeting - Submitted by Ukraine

BWC/CONS/2022/WP24/Corr.1 - Ukraine’s compliance with obligations under the BTWC and engagement in BTRP activities - Submitted by Ukraine

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.25 - Statement to the Article V Consultative Meeting Under the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention By Samuel W. McDonald, Legal Adviser to the U.S. Delegation - Submitted by the United States of America

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.26 - Questions of the Russian Federation to the United States and Ukraine regarding the compliance with their obligations under the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on Their Destruction (BTWC) in the context of the activities of biological laboratories in the territory of Ukraine - Submitted by the Russian Federation

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.27 - EU Statement at the Formal Consultative Meeting pursuant to Article V of States Parties to the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention - Submitted by the Czech Republic on behalf of the European Union and its Member States

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.28 - Statement by Germany to the Formal Consultative Meeting of the States Parties to the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on Their Destruction - Submitted by Germany

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.29 - National statement by Australia – BWC Article V Consultative Meeting - Submitted by Australia

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.30 - National Statement of the Republic of Uzbekistan - Submitted by Uzbekistan

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.31 - National Statement on Biological Weapons Convention (BTWC) Formal Consultative Meeting under Article V - Submitted by France

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.32 - Statement by the Permanent Mission of Türkiye Consultative Meeting under Article 5 of the BWC - Submitted by Türkiye

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.33 - National statement of Ireland by Mr. Jamie Walsh, Deputy Permanent Representative of Ireland to the Conference on Disarmament - Submitted by Ireland

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.34 - Statement by Canada to Formal Article V Consultative Meeting of BTWC States Parties - Submitted by Canada

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.35 - Nigeria’s Statement to be delivered at the Formal Consultative Meeting pursuant to Article V of The Biological Weapons Convention (BWC) - Submitted by Nigeria

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.36 - Baltic States statement at the Formal Consultative Meeting pursuant to Article V of States Parties to the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention - Submitted by Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.37 - Response to the statements of Ukraine and the United States in the context of the questions of the Russian Federation on the compliance by these states with their obligations under the BTWC in the context of the activities of biolaboratories - Submitted by the Russian Federation

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.38 - United States Technical Briefing to the Article V Consultative Meeting under the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention - Submitted by the United States of America

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.39 - Statement of the Georgian delegation at the Formal Consultative Meeting pursuant to Article V of the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention (BTWC) - Submitted by Georgia

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.40 - National statement delivered by Mr. Henrik Yeritsyan - Submitted by Armenia

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.41 - Statement by the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland by H.E. Mr. Aidan Liddle, Permanent Representative to the Conference on Disarmament - Submitted by the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.42 - Statement by the Syrian Arab Republic, Formal Consultative Meeting of States Parties to the Biological Weapons Convention (BWC), September 7, 2022 - Submitted by the Syrian Arab Republic

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.43 - Swedish national statement, BWTC Article V Consultative Meeting Ms. Sara Lindegren, DPR Disarmament, Permanent Representation of Sweden to the UN in Geneva - Submitted by Sweden

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.44 - Speech by the Swiss delegation to the Formal Consultative Meeting under Article V of the Biological Weapons Convention and the Final Declarations of the Second and Third Review Conferences. Speech by H.E. Mr. Felix Baumann - Submitted by Switzerland

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.45 - Declaración nacional del Perú en tema de agenda “Declaraciones nacionales de otras delegaciones” - Presentado por Perú

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.46 - Concluding statement by H.E. Ambassador Yurii Klymenko, Head of the delegation of Ukraine at the Formal Consultative Meeting of the States Parties to the BTWC (Geneva, September 6, 2022) - Submitted by Ukraine

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.47 - Reaction to statements of the interested participating States at the Consultative meeting of States Parties to the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention (BTWC) under Article V of the BTWC - Submitted by the Russian Federation

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.48/Rev.1 - Remarks by H.E. Ambassador Li Song and Questions to the United States at the Formal Consultative Meeting of the Biological Weapons Convention - Submitted by China

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.48 - Remarks by H.E. Ambassador LI Song at the Formal Consultative Meeting of the Biological Weapons Convention - Submitted by China

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.49 - Poland’s Statement at the Formal Consultative Meeting pursuant to Article V of States Parties to the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention - Submitted by Poland

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.50 - Statement by H.E Dušan Matulay, Ambassador, Permanent Representative of the Slovak Republic to the UN Office and other Internatinal Organisations in Geneva at the Formal Consultative Meeting pursuant to Article V of the Biological Weapons Convention - Submitted by Slovakia

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.51 - Bilateral Diplomatic Exchanges between the United States and the Russian Federation preceding the Russian Federation’s request for an Article V Consultative Meeting under the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention - Submitted by the United States of America

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.52 - Statement delivered by Minister Shigeru UMETSU Deputy Permanent Representative, Delegation of Japan to the Conference on Disarmament, Formal Consultative Meeting of the Biological Weapons Convention - Submitted by Japan

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.53 - Reunión Consultiva Formal bajo el Artículo V de la BWC - Presentado por Argentina

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.54 - Statement delivered on behalf of the Republic of South Africa on the occasion of the Formal Consultative Meeting of the States Parties to the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on their Destruction - Submitted by South Africa

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.55 - National statement by Norway to the Formal Consultative Meeting pursuant to Article V - Submitted by Norway

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.56 - Formal Consultations under Article V, Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention, 5.-8. September 2022, Statement on behalf of Austria - Submitted by Austria

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.57 - Statement of Belgium Formal Consultative Meeting pursuant to Article V of States Parties to the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention - Submitted by Belgium

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.58 - Intervención de México en la reunión de consultas bajo el artículo V de la CAB - Presentado por México

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.59 - Reunión consultiva de los Estados Partes de la Convención sobre la prohibición de las armas biológicas y toxínicas (CAB) en virtud del artículo V de la CAB. Declaración Nacional en apoyo a la Federación de Rusia - Presentado por Nicaragua

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.60 - Declaración nacional de Chile ante la Reunión Consultiva Formal - Presentado por Chile

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.61 - 2022 Formal Consultative Meeting under Article V of the Biological Weapons Convention, Brazil’s Statement - Submitted by Brazil

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.62 - On the statements by Ukraine and the United States foreign to the topic of the Consultative meeting of States Parties to the Convention on the Prohibition of Biological and Toxin weapons on Article V of the BTWC - Submitted by the Russian Federation

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.63 - Joint Statement on the Results of the Consultative meeting of the States Parties to the Convention on the Prohibition of Biological and Toxin Weapons (BTWC) under BTWC Article V - Submitted by Belarus, China, Cuba, Nicaragua, Russian Federation, Syrian Arab Republic, Venezuela, Zimbabwe

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.64 - Statement by K.V.Vorontsov, Head of the Delegation of the Russian Federation at the Consultative Meeting of States Parties to the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention on Article V of the BTWC - Submitted by the Russian Federation

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.65 - Statement by Mr. Mehdi Aliabadi, Deputy Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations and other international organizations in Geneva before the Formal Consultative Meeting of the State Parties to the Biological Weapons Convention (BWC) Pursuant to Article V - Submitted by the Islamic Republic of Iran

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.66 - Intervención del Embajador de España D. Ignacio Sánchez de Lerín, Embajador de España ante la Conferencia de Desarme. Convención para la Prohibición de Armas Biológicas y Toxínicas. Reunión consultiva artículo V - Presentado por España

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.67 - Statement by the Republic of Kazakhstan - Submitted by the Republic of Kazakhstan

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.68 - National Statement by Portugal to the Formal Consultative Meeting of States Parties to the Biological Weapons Convention - Submitted by Portugal

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.69 - Remarks by the Delegation of the Republic of Indonesia to the BWC Formal Consultative Meeting - Submitted by Indonesia

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.70 - Additional Statement to the Article V Consultative Meeting Under the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention, U.S. Special Representative Kenneth D. Ward, September 6, 2022 - Submitted by the United States of America

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.71 - U.S. Experts Technical Presentation for BWC Article V Consultations, 6 September 2022 - Submitted by the United States of America

BWC/CONS/2022/WP.72 - Formal Consultative Meeting of the States Parties to the Biological Weapons Convention Statement, Republic of Korea, September 6, 2022 - Submitted by the Republic of Korea