Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons – Preparatory Committee for the Tenth Review Conference

Official Documents

Information Notes

NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/INF/1Information for States parties, observer States and intergovernmental organizations
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/INF/1/Add.1Information for States parties, observer States and intergovernmental organizations
Accreditation and registration procedures
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/INF/2/Rev.1Information for participation by non-governmental organizations
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/INF/2/Rev.1/Add.1Information for participation by non governmental organizations
Practical arrangements for accreditation, registration and issuance of grounds passes
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/INF/3/Rev.1Indicative timetable
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/INF/4Indicative timetable (summarized)
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/INF/5/Rev.1List of non-governmental organizations
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/INF/6List of Participants
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/INF/7List of secretariat officers

Documents of the Conference, including National Reports

NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/1Estimated cost of the 2020 Review Conference of the Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons
Note by the Secretariat
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/2Implementation of the action plan of the 2010 Review Conference of the Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons
Report submitted by Switzerland
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/3Implementation of the conclusions and recommendations for follow-on actions of the 2010 Review Conference of the Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons
Summary update to the reports submitted by Austria
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/4Financial report
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/5Implementation of the action plan agreed at the 2010 Review Conference of the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons 
Report submitted by Japan
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/6Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty
National report submitted by New Zealand
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/7/Rev.1Joint Statement on the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) by the Russian Federation and the People’s Republic of China
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/8Implementation of the Action Plan Agreed at the 2010 Review Conference of the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons
Report submitted by Australia
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/9Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons: Addressing the North Korea’s nuclear challenge
Joint statement endorsed by Albania, Andorra, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Canada, Cote d’Ivoire, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, El Salvador, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Monaco, Montenegro, Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Niger, Nigeria, Norway, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Republic of Korea, Republic of Moldova, Romania, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, United States of America.
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/10Implementation of the action plan agreed at the 2010 Review Conference of the Parties to the Treaty on the Non Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons
Report submitted by Canada
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/11Steps to promote the achievement of a nuclear-weapon-free zone in the Middle East and the realization of the goals and objectives of the 1995 Resolution on the Middle East
Report submitted by Canada
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/12Chair’s Reflections on the State of the NPT
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/13Report of the Preparatory Committee on its second session

Working Papers

NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.1Nuclear cooperation with States that are not parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons
Working paper submitted by Egypt
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.2The role of nuclear weapons in security and defence doctrines
Working paper submitted by Egypt
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.3Peaceful uses of nuclear energy
Working paper submitted by Egypt
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.4Strengthening nuclear safety
Working paper submitted by Switzerland
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.5Addressing “Vienna issues”: the Comprehensive Nuclear Test-Ban Treaty; compliance and verification; export controls; cooperation in the peaceful uses of nuclear energy; nuclear safety; nuclear security; and discouraging withdrawal from the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons
Working paper submitted by Australia, Austria, Canada, Denmark, Finland, Hungary, Ireland, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway and Sweden (the Vienna Group of Ten)
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.6Nuclear disarmament verification
Working paper submitted by the European Union
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.7Fissile material cut-off treaty
Working paper submitted by the European Union
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.8Framework for peaceful nuclear cooperation
Working paper submitted by France
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.9Humanitarian consequences of nuclear weapons
Working paper submitted by Algeria, Austria, Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica, Egypt, Guyana, Indonesia, Ireland, Liechtenstein, Malta, Malaysia, Mexico, Mozambique, Nepal, New Zealand, Nigeria, Panama, Peru, the Philippines, South Africa and Thailand
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.10Nuclear weapons and security: a humanitarian perspective
Working paper submitted by Austria
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.11Conclusions from the first session and recommendations for the second session of the Preparatory Committee
Working paper submitted by the Netherlands
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.12Procedures in relation to exports of nuclear materials and certain categories of equipment and material under article III (2) of the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons
Working paper submitted by Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Luxembourg, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Republic of Korea, Romania, Russian Federation, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and United States of America as the members of the Zangger Committee
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.13Article VI of the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons: reiterating the urgency of its implementation
Working paper submitted by New Zealand on behalf of the New Agenda Coalition (Brazil, Egypt, Ireland, Mexico, New Zealand and South Africa)*
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.14Nuclear security in the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons
Working paper submitted by Australia, Canada and Spain
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.15Elements for a plan of action for the elimination of nuclear weapons
Working paper submitted by the Group of Non-Aligned States Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.16Regional issues: Middle East
Working paper submitted by the Group of Non-Aligned States Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.17Nuclear disarmament
Working paper submitted by the Group of Non-Aligned States Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.18Nuclear testing
Working paper submitted by the Group of Non-Aligned States Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.19Nuclear-weapon-free zones
Working paper submitted by the Group of Non-Aligned States Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.20The inalienable right to develop research, production and uses of nuclear energy for peaceful purposes
Working paper submitted by the Group of Non-Aligned States Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.21Safeguards
Working paper submitted by the Group of Non-Aligned States Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.22Security assurances against the use or threat of use of nuclear weapons
Working paper submitted by the Group of Non-Aligned States Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.23Verification
Working paper submitted by the Group of Non-Aligned States Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.24Action to strengthen the review process for the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons
Working paper submitted by the members of the Non Proliferation and Disarmament Initiative (Australia, Canada, Chile, Germany, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, Nigeria, Philippines, Poland, Turkey and United Arab Emirates)
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.25The inalienable right to develop research, production and uses of nuclear energy for peaceful purposes
Working paper submitted by the Islamic Republic of Iran
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.26Proposals by the Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Initiative to enhance transparency for strengthening the review process for the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons
Working paper submitted by the members of the Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Initiative (Australia, Canada, Chile, Germany, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, Nigeria, Philippines, Poland, Turkey and United Arab Emirates)
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.27Nuclear disarmament
Working paper submitted by the Islamic Republic of Iran
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.28Security assurances against the use or threat of use of nuclear weapons
Working paper submitted by the Islamic Republic of Iran
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.29Nuclear safeguards standards under the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons
Working paper submitted by the members of the Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Initiative (Australia, Canada, Chile, Germany, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, Nigeria, Philippines, Poland, Turkey and United Arab Emirates)
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.30Creating the conditions for nuclear disarmament
Working paper submitted by the United States of America
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.31Establishment of a nuclear-weapon-free zone in the Middle East
Working paper submitted by the Islamic Republic of Iran
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.32Nuclear issues
Working paper submitted by China
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.33Establishing regional conditions conducive to a Middle East free of weapons of mass destruction and delivery systems
Working paper submitted by the United States of America
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.34Specific regional issues and implementation of the 1995 resolution on the Middle East
Working paper submitted by the Group of Arab States
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.34/Add.1Specific regional issues and implementation of the 1995 resolution on the Middle East
Addendum submitted by the Group of Arab States
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.35Nuclear disarmament
Working paper submitted by the Group of Arab States
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.36Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
Working paper submitted by the members of the Non‑Proliferation and Disarmament Initiative (Australia, Canada, Chile, Germany, Japan, Mexico, the Netherlands, Nigeria, the Philippines, Poland, Turkey and the United Arab Emirates)
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.37Note verbale dated 20 April 2018 from the Government of Japan to the Conference on Disarmament addressed to the Chair of the Committee
Working paper submitted by Japan
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.38Impact and empowerment: the role of gender in the Non‑Proliferation Treaty
Working paper submitted by Ireland
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.39New Agenda Coalition comments on Draft Chair’s factual summary (NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/CRP.3)
Working paper submitted by New Zealand on behalf of the New Agenda Coalition
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.40Comments on the Chair’s summary (NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/CRP.3)
Working paper submitted by Brazil
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/WP.41Chair’s factual summary (working paper)

Decision

NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/DEC.1Decision on the election of the Chair of the third Session of the Preparatory Committee for the 2020 Review Conference
Adopted at the first meeting, on 23 April 2018
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/DEC.2Decision on the dates and venue for the third session of the Preparatory Committee for the 2020 Review Conference
Adopted at the first meeting, on 23 April 2018
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/DEC.3Decision on the dates and venue for the 2020 Review Conference
Adopted at the first meeting, on 23 April 2018

Summary records

NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/SR.1Summary record of the 1st meeting
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/SR.2Summary record of the 2nd meeting
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/SR.3Summary record of the 3rd meeting
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/SR.4Summary record of the 4th meeting
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/SR.5Summary record of the 5th meeting
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/SR.6Summary record of the 6th meeting
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/SR.18Summary record of the 18th meeting
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/SR.19Summary record of the 19th meeting

Miscellaneous document

NPT/CONF.2020/PC.II/MISC.1Provisional List of Participants