Presentations and Statements

Presentations and Statements

MX2 Presentations and statements

Presentations and statements made during MX2 are posted here, if provided by the presenter.

Agenda item 4 - Review of science and technology developments relevant to the Convention, including for the enhanced implementation of all articles of the Convention as well as the identification of potential benefits and risks of new science and technology developments relevant to the Convention, with a particular attention to positive implications

Agenda item 5 - Biological risk assessment and management

Agenda item 6 - Development of a voluntary model code of conduct for biological scientists and all relevant personnel, and biosecurity education, by drawing on the work already done on this issue in the context of the Convention, adaptable to national requirements

Agenda item 7 - genome editing, taking into consideration, as appropriate, the issues identified above

Agenda item 8 - Any other science and technology developments of relevance to the Convention and also to the activities of relevant multilateral organizations such as the WHO, OIE, FAO, IPPC and OPCW

  • European Union (statement)
  • Technical briefing by the 1540 Group of Experts (statement)
  • Technical briefing by the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) (presentation)