The 2014 Meeting of Experts was held in the Palais des Nations from 4 to 8 August 2014. The meeting opened at 10:00 on Monday 4 August in Room XVIII and closed on Friday 8 August.
Informal, indicative schedule
The Meeting of States Parties was chaired by Ambassador Urs Schmid of Switzerland. In accordance with the decision of the Seventh Review Conference, the meeting considered three standing agenda items (cooperation and assistance, with a particular focus on strengthening cooperation and assistance under Article X; review of developments in the field of science and technology related to the Convention; and strengthening national implementation), as well as the biennial item of How to strengthen implementation of Article VII.
BWC/MSP/2014/MX/3 Report of the Meeting
This informal, rolling, detailed indicative schedule
combines details from the programme of work, with up-to-date information on side events, suggested panels for guests of the meeting, as well as a slot for the poster session. As additional information becomes available we will include proposed and confirmed contributions from States, international organizations and guests of the meeting. A condensed table-form summary
of the informal, rolling, detailed indicative schedule is also available.
Advance version of documents
dans le cadre de la CIAB
- Advance copy Working Paper - National Implementation, submitted by Australia, Japan, Malaysia, Republic of Korea, and Thailand
(unofficial English version: Avenues for action on implementing Article VII under the BTWC
), submitted by France
Communications from the Chairman
Information for participants
[For some statements, no circulated copies of the text were available for scanning. Please send a copy to the BWC ISU should you wish to make your statement available online.]
Statements & Presentations