Biological Weapons Convention – Third Review Conference

Statements

General Statements

Monday 7 November 2016:

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon's Message to the Eighth Review Conference of the Biological Weapons Convention (transcript)

High Representative Kim Won-soo's Remarks to the Eighth Review Conference of the Biological Weapons Convention



Tuesday 8 November 2016:

International Organizations:


Wednesday 9 November 2016:


Wednesday 23 November 2016:


NGO Statements

Wednesday 9 November:





Plenary Presentations


Wednesday 9 November:

BWC Financial Update


Monday 14 November:

BWC Assistance and Cooperation Database and Sponsorship Programme


Tuesday 15 November:

Article VII Background Information Document

Confidence-Building Measures Background Information Document


Wednesday 16 November:

Financial issues Relating to Conference Servicing

Report of the ISU on 2012-2016 Activities


Monday 21 November

Illustrative financial information based on "Non-paper: Elements for a draft final document.* (*without prejudice to ongoing discussions at the Eighth Review Conference. Posted in response to requests from States Parties.)

Tuesday 22 November

Indicative financial information based on "Non-paper: Elements for a draft final document" * (*without prejudice to ongoing discussions at the Eighth Review Conference. Posted in response to requests from States Parties.)

Closing Statements

Posters

University of Bradford - Effective Biosecurity Education for High School Students: The Value of Team-Based Learning

University of Hamburg - Open Source Tools for the Assessment of Compliance with the BWC

OPCW- Biological Toxins and their Relative Toxicity

OPCW - Physicochemical Properties and Relative Toxicity of Chemical Warfare Agents

OPCW - Toxins and the Neuromuscular System

OPCW - Neurochemistry of Toxins

UPMC - Additive Manufacturing and Biological Weapons: How 3D Printing may Give Rise to Unforeseen Biosecurity Threats




Press Releases

States Parties Set to Examine the Operation of the Biological Weapons Convention and Chart its Course for the Next Five Years - 4 November 2016

States Parties Hear Video Message from the Secretary-General of the United Nations and Begin General Debate - 8 November 2016







Last update: 6 March 2017