Biological Weapons Convention – Meetings of Experts

Documents

MX1 Official documents

  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.1/1 – Provisional agenda for the 2019 Meeting of Experts on Cooperation and Assistance, with a Particular Focus on Strengthening Cooperation and Assistance under Article X - Submitted by the Chairperson
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.1/2 - Report of the 2019 Meeting of Experts on Cooperation and Assistance with a Particular Focus on Strengthening Cooperation and Assistance under Article X
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.1/CRP.1 - Draft Procedural Report for the 2019 Meeting of Experts on Cooperation and Assistance with a Particular Focus on Strengthening Cooperation and Assistance under Article X - Submitted by the Chairperson
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.1/INF.1 – List of Participants of MX1
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.1/WP.1 - Facilitating the fullest possible exchange of science and technology under Article X - Submitted by the United States of America
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.1/WP.2 - Capacity Building through International Cooperation: The British Medical Journal’s Clinical Decision Support Training Initiative - Submitted by the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.1/WP.3 - Institutional Mechanism for International Cooperation and Compliance with Article X - Submitted by the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela on behalf of the Group of the Non-Aligned Movement and Other States Parties to the Biological Weapons Convention
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.1/WP.4 - Cooperation and Assistance, with a particular focus on Strengthening Cooperation and Assistance under Article X - Submitted by the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.1/WP.5 - Report on implementation of Article X of the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention - Submitted by the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.1/WP.6 - Cooperation and Assistance, with a particular Focus on Strengthening Cooperation and Assistance under Article X - Submitted by the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement and other States Parties to the BWC

MX2 Official documents

  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.2/1 – Provisional agenda for the 2019 Meeting of Experts on review of developments in the field of science and technology related to the Convention - Submitted by the Chairperson
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.2/2 - Report of the 2019 Meeting of Experts on review of developments in the field of science and technology related to the Convention
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.2/CRP.1 - Draft procedural report for the 2019 Meeting of Experts on review of developments in the field of science and technology related to the Convention - Submitted by the Chairperson
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.2/INF.1 – List of Participants of MX2
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.2/WP.1 - Rethinking the BTWC science and technology review: A renewed case for a BTWC Scientific and Technological Experts Advisory Forum (STEAF) - Submitted by Germany, co-sponsored by the Netherlands and Sweden
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.2/WP.1/Corr.1 - Rethinking the BTWC science and technology review: A renewed case for a BTWC Scientific and Technological Experts Advisory Forum (STEAF) - Submitted by Germany, co-sponsored by Chile, the Netherlands and Sweden
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.2/WP.2 - Scientific and Technological Developments of Relevance to the Convention and the Assessment of Benefits and Risks - Submitted by Switzerland
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.2/WP.3 - Approaches to Risk and Benefit Assessment for Advances in the Life Sciences - Submitted by the United States of America
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.2/WP.4- Review of Developments in the Field of Science and Technology Related to the Convention – Synthetic biology - Submitted by Australia
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.2/WP.5 - Scientific and Technological Developments of Relevance to the Convention - Submitted by the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.2/WP.6 - Biological risk assessment and management: some further considerations - Submitted by the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.2/WP.7 - Review of Developments in the Field of Science and Technology Related to the Convention - Submitted by the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela on behalf of the Group of the Non-Aligned Movement and Other States Parties to the BWC

MX3 Official documents

  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.3/1 – Provisional agenda for the 2019 Meeting of Experts on strengthening national implementation - Submitted by the Chairperson
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.3/2 - Report of the 2019 Meeting of Experts on strengthening national implementation
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.3/CRP.1 - Draft procedural report for the 2019 Meeting of Experts on strengthening national implementation - Submitted by the Chairperson
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.3/INF.1 – List of Participants of MX3
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.3/INF.2- Background Information - Update - Submitted by the Implementation Support Unit
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.3/WP.1 - Strengthening National Implementation: The United States National Biodefense Strategy - Submitted by the United States of America
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.3/WP.2/Rev.1- Proposals to Enhance Confidence-Building Measures Participation - Submitted by Japan, co-sponsored by Australia, Germany, Malaysia and Republic of Korea
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.3/WP.3 - National Implementation under Article IV - Submitted by the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.3/WP.4 - Confidence Building Measure G - Declaration of Vaccine Production Facilities: identifying additional relevant facilities - Submitted by Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.3/WP.5 - An Exchange Platform for Voluntary Transparency Exercises - Submitted by France
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.3/WP.6 - Strengthening National Implementation - Submitted by the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement and other States Parties to the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention

MX4 Official documents

  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.4/1 – Provisional agenda for the 2019 Meeting of Experts on Assistance, Response and Preparedness - Submitted by the Chairperson
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.4/2 - Report of the 2019 Meeting of Experts on assistance, response and preparednesss
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.4/CRP.1 - Draft procedural Report for the 2019 Meeting of Experts on Assistance, Response and Preparedness - Submitted by the Chairperson
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.4/INF.1 – List of Participants of MX4
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.4/WP.1 – An integrated approach to preparedness, detection, and response to agricultural threats: The experience of the United States - Submitted by the United States of America
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.4/WP.2 - Update on Australia’s Health Security Initiative for the Indo-Pacific region: Strengthening regional response capabilities for infectious disease outbreaks – Submitted by Australia
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.4/WP.3 - Approach to Strengthening Measures for Emerging Infectious Diseases based on Lessons Learned from the Ebola Outbreak – Submitted by Japan
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.4/WP.4-Strengthening National, Sub-Regional and International Capacities to Prepare for and Respond to the Deliberate Use of Biological Weapons: Project update – Submitted by Japan
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.4/WP.5 - Possible hostile use of biological agents and toxins against livestock: Existing support mechanisms by relevant international organizations and capacity building efforts by Canada through the G7-Led Global Partnership Against the Spread of Weapons and Materials of Mass Destruction - Submitted by Canada
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.4/WP.6 - Core Elements for an Effective Article VII Response: the need for an international coordinating body - Submitted by the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.4/WP.7 - Assistance, response and preparedness - Submitted by the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement and other States Parties to the BWC

MX5 Official documents

  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.5/1 - Provisional agenda for the 2019 Meeting of Experts on Institutional strengthening of the Convention - Submitted by the Chairperson
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.5/2 - Report of the 2019 Meeting of Experts on institutional strengthening of the Convention
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.5/CRP.1 - Draft procedural report for the 2019 Meeting of Experts on Institutional strengthening of the Convention - Submitted by the Chairperson
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.5/INF.1- List of participants of MX5
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.5/WP.1 - Institutional strengthening of the Convention: Reflections on the 2001 Protocol and the verification challenge - Submitted by the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.5/WP.2 - Utilizing the Convention’s Tools to Strengthen its Institutional Functions - Submitted by the United States of America
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.5/WP.3 - International conference “Global biosecurity challenges. Problems and solutions”, Sochi, 20-21 June 2019 – Submitted by the Russian Federation [unofficial English translation in annex]
  • BWC/MSP/2019/MX.5/WP.4 - Institutional Strengthening of the Convention - Submitted by the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement and other States Parties to the BWC