Biological Weapons Convention – Meeting of Experts

Documents

Official Documents

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/1 - Provisional Agenda for the Meeting of Experts - Submitted by the Chairman

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/2/Rev.1 - Revised Provisional Programme of Work for the Meeting of Experts

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/3 - Report of the Meeting

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/3/Corr.1 - Report of the Meeting

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/INF.1 - 2014 Implementation of BWC Article X (Cooperation and Assistance) - Submitted by Australia

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/INF.2 - Previous agreements and understandings under the Convention relevant to strengthening the implementation of Article VII, including consideration of detailed procedures and mechanisms for the provision of assistance and cooperation by States Parties- Submitted by the Implementation Support Unit.

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/INF.3 - Background Information on continuing challenges and obstacles to developing international cooperation, assistance and exchange- Submitted by the Implementation Support Unit.

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/INF.4 - International organizations that may be involved in the provision of and coordination of assistance relevant to Article VII- Submitted by the Implementation Support Unit.

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/INF.5- List of Participants

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/WP.1 - Making Article VII Effective: Some core assumptions and key questions - Submitted by the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/WP.2 - Making Article VII Effective: Relevant lessons and follow-up action from the Ebola virus disease outbreak in West Africa - Submitted by the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/WP.3 - Improving methods of work at the Biological Weapons Convention meetings. Submitted by the Russian Federation and the Republic of Belarus

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/WP.4 - The United States of America High Containment Laboratory Policy. Submitted by the United States of America

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/WP.5 - Advances in Science and Technology: Production and Delivery. Submitted by the United States of America

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/WP.6 - Tacit Knowledge: The concept and its implications for biological weapons proliferation. Submitted by the United States of America

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/WP.7 - Proposal for establishment of a database for assistance in the framework of Article VII of the BWC. Submitted by France and India

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/WP.8 - Convergence between biology and chemistry: Latest findings of relevance to the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention. Submitted by Switzerland

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/WP.8/Corr.1- Convergence between biology and chemistry: Latest findings of relevance to the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention. Submitted by Switzerland

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/WP.9 - Advances in Science and Technology: Impact on Response to Infectious Disease Outbreaks and Relevance to Article VII. Submitted by the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/WP.10- Implementation of Article VII. Submitted by South Africa

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/WP.11- Reviewing developments in science and technology: Parameters and considerations for a dedicated process. Submitted by Switzerland

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/WP.12- Advances in Science and Technology: Production, Dispersal and Delivery Technologies. Submitted by the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/WP.12/ Rev.1- Advances in Science and Technology: Production, Dispersal and Delivery Technologies. Submitted by the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/WP.13 - BENELUX BTWC Peer Review. Outline of Key features and objectives. Submitted by Belgium, The Netherlands and Luxembourg

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/WP.13/ Rev.1 - BENELUX BTWC Peer Review. Outline of Key features and objectives. Submitted by Belgium, The Netherlands and Luxembourg

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/WP.14- Proposal by the Russian Federation for inclusion in the report of the Eighth Review Conference of the Biological Weapons Convention. Submitted by the Russian Federation

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/WP.15- Review of developments in the fields of science and technology and Article X of the Convention. Submitted by the Islamic Republic of Iran

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/WP.16- Providing reassurance on Biological Weapons Convention (BWC) Implementation. Submitted by Australia, Brunei Darussalam, Chile, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Ghana, Japan, Malaysia, Norway, Republic of Korea, Thailand

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/WP.17- Consideraciones y medidas para mejorar la biocustodia de
los materiales y agentes biológicos y de las instalaciones biológicas1. Submitted by Chile, Ecuador, El Salvador, Spain, Italy and Panama

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/WP.18- Measures to implement Article III: Elements of an effective national export control system. Submitted by Australia, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Lithuania, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Republic of Korea, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, the United Kingdom and the United States

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/WP.18/Corr.1- Measures to implement Article III: Elements of an effective national export control system. Submitted by Australia, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Lithuania, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Republic of Korea, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, the United Kingdom and the United States

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/WP.19- National measures to address dual use research. Submitted by Indonesia, Malaysia, the Netherlands and the United States of America

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/WP.20- Dificultades y obstáculos que enfrenta Cuba para la plena aplicación de la CABT y en particular para el desarrollo al máximo de la cooperación, la asistencia y el intercambio internacionales en ciencias biológicas y tecnología, incluidos los equipos y materiales, con fines pacíficos. Submitted by Cuba.

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/WP.21- Experiencias de Cuba en la aplicación del Artículo X de la CABT. Submitted by Cuba.

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/WP.22- Consideraciones de Cuba sobre cómo fortalecer la aplicación del artículo VII, incluida la consideración de procedimientos y mecanismos detallados para la prestación de asistencia y la cooperación de los Estados partes. Submitted by Cuba

BWC/MSP/2015/MX/WP.23- Ofrecimientos y solicitudes de Cooperación internacional y Asistencia a la Base de Datos de Cooperación Internacional para el Artículo X de la CABT Submitted by Cuba.