Biological Weapons Convention – Meeting of States Parties

Documents

BWC/MSP/2020/1 - Provisional agenda for the 2020 Meeting of States Parties - Submitted by the Chairperson

BWC/MSP/2020/2 - Provisional programme of work - Submitted by the Chairperson

BWC/MSP/2020/3 - Report on universalization activities - Submitted by the Chairperson

BWC/MSP/2020/4 - Annual report of the Implementation Support Unit - Submitted by the Implementation Support Unit

BWC/MSP/2020/5 - Report on the Overall Financial Situation of the Biological Weapons Convention - Submitted by the Chairperson

BWC/MSP/2020/6 - Estimated costs of the Implementation Support Unit of the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on Their Destruction in 2022 - Note by the Secretariat

BWC/MSP/2020/7 - Report of the 2020 Meeting of States Parties

BWC/MSP/2020/INF.1 - List of participants

BWC/MSP/2020/INF.1/Corr.1 - List of participants

BWC/MSP/2020/INF.2 - Non-paper Submitted by the Chairperson of the 2020 Meeting of States Parties and the Chairpersons of the 2020 Meetings of Experts to the Biological Weapons Convention

BWC/MSP/2020/CRP.1 - Draft report of the 2020 Meeting of States Parties - Submitted by the Chairperson

BWC/MSP/2020/MISC.1 - Provisional list of participants

Final reports of the 2020 Meetings of Experts:

The final reports of the 2020 Meetings of Experts are available in all official UN languages and will be considered by the Meeting of States Parties under agenda item 6:

BWC/MSP/2020/MX.1/2 - Report of the 2020 Meeting of Experts on cooperation and assistance, with a particular focus on strengthening cooperation and assistance under Article X

BWC/MSP/2020/MX.2/2/Rev.1 - Revised Report of the 2020 Meeting of Experts on review of developments in the field of science and technology related to the Convention

BWC/MSP/2020/MX.3/2 - Report of the 2020 Meeting of Experts on strengthening national implementation

BWC/MSP/2020/MX.4/2 - Report of the 2020 Meeting of Experts on assistance, response and preparedness

BWC/MSP/2020/MX.5/2 - Report of the 2020 Meeting of Experts on institutional strengthening of the Convention

Working papers:

BWC/MSP/2020/WP.1 - Proposal to enhance the format of confidencebuilding measures under the Biological Weapons Convention - Submitted by the Russian Federation

BWC/MSP/2020/WP.2 - Strengthening the Biological Weapons Convention (BWC). Proposal for the BWC Article VI Implementation - Submitted by the Russian Federation

BWC/MSP/2020/WP.3 - Proposal for the establishment of a database for assistance under Article VII of the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention - Submitted by France and India

BWC/MSP/2020/WP.4 - An exchange Platform for voluntary transparency exercises: terms of reference - Submitted by Belgium, Canada, Chile, Czech Republic, France, Georgia, Germany, Luxembourg, Mexico, Morocco, Netherlands and Spain

BWC/MSP/2020/WP.5 - Proposal for establishment of an international platform dedicated to biosecurity and biosafety: SecBio - Submitted by France

BWC/MSP/2020/WP.6 - Enhancing Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment as an Integral Part of the Institutional Strengthening of the Biological Weapons Convention (BWC)

BWC/MSP/2020/WP.7 - The Tianjin Biosecurity Guidelines for Codes of Conduct for Scientists - Submitted by China and Pakistan, Co-sponsored by Brazil

BWC/MSP/2020/WP.8 - Implementation of Articles IV and X of the Biological Weapons Convention - Submitted by the Republic of Korea

BWC/MSP/2020/WP.9 - Report on Implementation of Article X of the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on their Destruction - Submitted by the Russian Federation

BWC/MSP/2020/WP.10 - Difficulties and obstacles faced by Cuba for the full implementation of Article X of the Biological Weapons Convention - Submitted by Cuba

BWC/MSP/2020/WP.11 - Article X Cooperation and Laboratory Support: The Example of the Biological Threat Reduction Program - Submitted by the United States of the America

BWC/MSP/2020/WP.12 - Current Trends and their Implications to the Biological Weapons Convention - Submitted by the United States of the America

BWC/MSP/2020/WP.13 - Progress on Dissemination of the Tianjin Biosecurity Guidelines for Codes of Conduct for Scientists - Submitted by China and Pakistan

BWC/MSP/2020/WP.14  - Nomination for the Presidency of the Ninth BWC Review Conference -  Submitted by India

BWC/MSP/2020/WP.15 - Concept note and chart produced by the Chairperson of the 2020 Meeting of Experts on Review of Developments in the Field of Science and Technology Related to the Convention - Submitted by Japan

BWC/MSP/2020/WP.16 - Proposals to the BWC MSP 2020 Draft Final Report - Submitted by the Russian Federation