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

Documents

Final Report

NPT/CONF.2020/1Final report of the Preparatory Committee for the 2020 Review Conference of the Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons

Information Notes

NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/INF/1Information for States parties, observer States and intergovernmental organizations
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/INF/2Information for participation by non-governmental organizations
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/INF/3Programme of work (summarized)
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/INF/4List of non-governmental organizations
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/INF/5List of secretariat officers
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/INF/6List of participants

Documents of the Conference, including National Reports

NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/1Implementation 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.III/2Implementation of the action plan of the 2010 Review Conference of the Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons and previous Review Conference outcomes
Report submitted by the Netherlands
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/3/Rev.1Financial report 
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/4Implementation 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.III/5Implementation 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.III/6Steps 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.III/7National Report Pursuant to Actions 5, 20, and 21 of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) 2010 Review Conference Final Document
Report submitted by the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/8Implementation of the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons in the People’s Republic of China
Report submitted by China
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/9Implementation 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.III/10Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons
Report submitted by New Zealand
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/11Implementation of the action plan of the 2010 Review Conference of the Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons and previous review conference outcomes
Report submitted by Italy for the period 2015–2019
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/12/Rev.1Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons: Noncompliance by the Syrian Arab Republic
Joint statement endorsed by Albania, Andorra, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malawi, Malta, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Panama, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Republic of Korea, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, and United States of America
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/13Addressing the North Korean nuclear challenge
This statement has been endorsed by the following 70 countries: Albania, Andorra, Australia, Austria, Bahrain, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Colombia, Croatia, Cyprus, the Czech Republic, Denmark, El Salvador, Estonia, Finland, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, Iraq, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kuwait, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Monaco, Montenegro, Morocco, the Netherlands, New Zealand, the Niger, Nigeria, North Macedonia, Norway, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, the Republic of Korea, the Republic of Moldova, Romania, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, the United States of America and my own country, France.
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/14Reflections of the Chair of the 2019 session of the Preparatory Committee

Working Papers

NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.1Procedures 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, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, the Republic of Korea, Romania, the Russian Federation, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the United States of America as the members of the Zangger Committee
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.2Nuclear disarmament
Working paper submitted by the Islamic Republic of Iran
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.3The inalienable right to develop research, production and use of nuclear energy for peaceful purposes
Working paper submitted by the Islamic Republic of Iran
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.4Inter-Chair working paper: conclusions and recommendations for the Preparatory Committee for the 2020 Review Conference of the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons
Working paper submitted by the Netherlands and Poland
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/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.III/WP.6Nuclear disarmament
Working paper submitted by the Russian Federation
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.7/Rev.1Framework for peaceful nuclear cooperation
Working paper submitted by Belgium, Canada, Cyprus, Finland,France, Greece, Latvia, Mexico, the Niger, Portugal and Romania
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.8Security assurances against the use or threat of use of nuclear weapons
Working paper submitted by the Islamic Republic of Iran
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.9Establishment of a nuclear-weapon-free zone in the Middle East
Working paper submitted by the Islamic Republic of Iran
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.10Elements 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.III/WP.11Substantive recommendations for incorporation into the final document of the 2020 Review Conference of the Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation 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.III/WP.12Nuclear 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.III/WP.13Nuclear-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.III/WP.14Verification
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.III/WP.15Security 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.III/WP.16Nuclear 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.III/WP.17Safeguards
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.III/WP.18The 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.III/WP.19Regional 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.III/WP.20Specific 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.III/WP.21Nuclear disarmament
Working paper submitted by the Group of Arab States
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.22Promotion of the peaceful use of nuclear technology: a tool to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals
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.III/WP.23Taking action on de-alerting
Working paper submitted by Chile, Malaysia, New Zealand, Nigeria, Sweden and Switzerland (the De-Alerting Group)
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.24Enhancing national reporting as a key transparency and confidence-building measure
Working paper submitted by the members of the Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Initiative (Australia, Canada, Chile, Germany, Japan, Mexico, Nigeria, the Netherlands, the Philippines, Poland, Turkey and the United Arab Emirates)
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.25Improving gender equality and diversity in the Non-Proliferation Treaty review process
Working paper submitted by Australia, Canada, Ireland, Namibia, Sweden and the United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.26Disarmament and non-proliferation education
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.III/WP.27Integrating gender perspectives in the implementation of the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons
Working paper submitted by Australia, Canada, Ireland, Namibia, Sweden and the United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.28Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty
Working paper submitted by Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Finland, France, Germany, Iraq, Luxembourg and the Netherlands
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.29Note verbale dated 23 April 2019 from the Government of Japan addressed to the Chair of the Committee
Working paper submitted by Japan
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.30The Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons at 50: a brief assessment by the European Union
Working paper submitted by the European Union
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.31De-alerting
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.III/WP.32Elements proposed for consideration at the third session of the Preparatory Committee for the 2020 Review Conference of the Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons, with the objective of their inclusion in the final document of the 2020 Review Conference
Working paper submitted by the States parties1 to the Treaty for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons in Latin America and the Caribbean (Treaty of Tlatelolco)
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.33Unlocking disarmament diplomacy through a “stepping stone” approach
Working paper submitted by Sweden
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.34Twenty-fifth anniversary of the accession of the Republic of Kazakhstan to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons
Working paper submitted by the Republic of Kazakhstan
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.35Taking forward nuclear disarmament
Working paper submitted by Brazil on behalf of the New Agenda Coalition (Brazil, Egypt, Ireland, Mexico, New Zealand and South Africa)
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.36Security assurance
Working paper submitted by China
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.37Peaceful uses of nuclear energy
Working paper submitted by China
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.38Nuclear-weapon-free zones and nuclear issues in the Middle East
Working paper submitted by China
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.39Nuclear non-proliferation
Working paper submitted by China
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.40Nuclear disarmament
Working paper submitted by China
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.41The U.S. Approach to the 2019 NPT Preparatory Committee Meeting
Working paper submitted by the United States of America
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.42Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty
Working paper submitted by the Russian Federation
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.43Operationalizing the Creating an Environment for Nuclear Disarmament (CEND) Initiative
Working paper submitted by the United States of America
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.44Humanitarian consequences of nuclear weapons
Working paper submitted by Algeria, Austria, Bangladesh, Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Gambia, Ghana, Guatemala, Guyana, Indonesia, Ireland, Jamaica, Liechtenstein, Malta, Malaysia, Mexico, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, New Zealand, Nigeria, Panama, Peru, the Philippines, South Africa, Thailand and Uruguay.
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.45Fissile material cut-off treaty: contributing to our shared goals 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, the Netherlands, Nigeria, the Philippines, Poland, Turkey and the United Arab Emirates)
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.46The Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons as the cornerstone of the nuclear disarmament and non-proliferation regime and its relationship to other relevant treaties
Working paper submitted by Austria, Costa Rica, Indonesia, Mexico, Nigeria, San Marino and Thailand
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.47Peaceful Uses Program
Working paper submitted by the United States of America
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.48Gender in the NPT: Recommendations for the 2020 Review Conference
Working paper submitted by Ireland
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.49Recommendations by the Chair to the 2020 NPT Review Conference
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/WP.50U.S. Statement on the Chair’s Recommendations
Working paper submitted by the United States of America

Decisions

NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/DEC.1Decision on the election of the President and other officers

Summary Records

NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/SR.1Summary record of the 1st meeting
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/SR.2Summary record of the 2nd meeting
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/SR.3Summary record of the 3rd meeting
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/SR.4Summary record of the 4th meeting
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/SR.5Summary record of the 5th meeting
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/SR.6Summary record of the 6th meeting
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/SR.7Summary record of the 7th meeting
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/SR.16Summary record of the 16th meeting
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/SR.17Summary record of the 17th meeting
NPT/CONF.2020/PC.III/SR.19Summary record of the 19th meeting