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BWC Special Conference



The Special Conference was held in Geneva from 19 to 30 September 1994. The meeting was chaired by Ambassador Tibor Toth of Hungary.


Official Documents

Final Report:
BWC/SPCONF/01
BWC/SPCONF/01 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/01 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/01 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/01 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/01 (Spanish)

Report of the Credentials Committee:
BWC/SPCONF/CC/01
BWC/SPCONF/CC.01 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/CC.01 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/CC.01 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/CC.01 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/CC.01 (Spanish)

Chairman's Suggested Structure of Discussion:
BWC/SPCONF/CW/WP.01
BWC/SPCONF/CW/WP.01 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/CW/WP.01 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/CW/WP.01 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/CW/WP.01 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/CW/WP.01 (Spanish)

Drafting Committee: Chairman's Resource Paper:
BWC/SPCONF/DC/WP.01
BWC/SPCONF/DC/WP.01 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/DC/WP.01 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/DC/WP.01 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/DC/WP.01 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/DC/WP.01 (Spanish)

Chairman’s Rolling Text:
BWC/SPCONF/DC/WP.02
BWC/SPCONF/DC/WP.02 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/DC/WP.02 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/DC/WP.02 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/DC/WP.02 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/DC/WP.02 (Spanish)

Draft Report of the Drafting Committee:
BWC/SPCONF/DC/WP.03
BWC/SPCONF/DC/WP.03 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/DC/WP.03 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/DC/WP.03 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/DC/WP.03 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/DC/WP.03 (Spanish)

Telephone list and office numbers:
BWC/SPCONF/INF.01

List of participants:
BWC/SPCONF/INF.02
BWC/SPCONF/INF.02/Rev.01

Provisional Agenda:
BWC/SPCONF/L.01
BWC/SPCONF/L.01 (Arabic).PDF
BWC/SPCONF/L.01 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/L.01 (French).PDF
BWC/SPCONF/L.01 (Russian).PDF
BWC/SPCONF/L.01 (Spanish).PDF

Programme of work:
BWC/SPCONF/L.02
BWC/SPCONF/L.02 (Arabic).PDF
BWC/SPCONF/L.02 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/L.02 (French).PDF
BWC/SPCONF/L.02 (Russian).PDF
BWC/SPCONF/L.02 (Spanish).PDF

Estimated costs of the Special Conference of the States Parties to the Convention on Biological Weapons concerning the review of the final report of the Ad Hoc Group of Governmental Experts to Identify and Examine Potential Verification Measures from a Scientific and Technical Standpoint :
BWC/SPCONF/L.03
BWC/SPCONF/L.03 (Arabic).PDF
BWC/SPCONF/L.03 (Chinese).PDF
BWC/SPCONF/L.03 (French).PDF
BWC/SPCONF/L.03 (Russian).PDF
BWC/SPCONF/L.03 (Spanish).PDF

Draft Final Report:
BWC/SPCONF/L.04
BWC/SPCONF/L.04 (Arabic).PDF
BWC/SPCONF/L.04 (Chinese).PDF
BWC/SPCONF/L.04 (French).PDF
BWC/SPCONF/L.04 (Russian).PDF
BWC/SPCONF/L.04 (Spanish).PDF

Summary Record of the First Session:
BWC/SPCONF/SR.01
BWC/SPCONF/SR.01 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.01 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.01 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.01 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.01 (Spanish)

Summary Record of the Second Session:
BWC/SPCONF/SR.02
BWC/SPCONF/SR.02 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.02 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.02 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.02 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.02 (Spanish)

Summary Record of the Third Session:
BWC/SPCONF/SR.03
BWC/SPCONF/SR.03 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.03 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.03 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.03 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.03 (Spanish)

Summary Record of the Fourth Session:
BWC/SPCONF/SR.04
BWC/SPCONF/SR.04 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.04 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.04 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.04 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.04 (Spanish)

Summary Record of the Fifth Session:
BWC/SPCONF/SR.05
BWC/SPCONF/SR.05 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.05 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.05 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.05 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.05 (Spanish)

Summary Record of the Sixth Session:
BWC/SPCONF/SR.06
BWC/SPCONF/SR.06 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.06 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.06 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.06 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.06 (Spanish)

Summary Record of the Seventh Session:
BWC/SPCONF/SR.07
BWC/SPCONF/SR.07 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.07 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.07 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.07 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.07 (Spanish)

Summary Record of the Eighth Session:
BWC/SPCONF/SR.08
BWC/SPCONF/SR.08 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.08 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.08 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.08 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/SR.08 (Spanish)

Proposal for a Mandate for an Ad-Hoc Working Group on Verification Federal Republic of Germany on behalf of the European Union:
BWC/SPCONF/WP.01
BWC/SPCONF/WP.01 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.01 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.01 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.01 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.01 (Spanish)

United Kingdom BTWC Practice Compliance Inspection(PCI) Programme. Summary Report:
BWC/SPCONF/WP.02
BWC/SPCONF/WP.02 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.02 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.02 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.02 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.02 (Spanish)

Swiss View on a Mandate to Strengthen the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention:
BWC/SPCONF/WP.03
BWC/SPCONF/WP.03 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.03 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.03 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.03 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.03 (Spanish)

Working Paper by Brazil Strengthening the BWC: Elements for a Possible Verification System:
BWC/SPCONF/WP.04
BWC/SPCONF/WP.04 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.04 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.04 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.04 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.04 (Spanish)

Working Paper by Brazil Strengthening the BWC: The Next Steps:
BWC/SPCONF/WP.05
BWC/SPCONF/WP.05 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.05 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.05 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.05 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.05 (Spanish)

Initial Comments from Australia on Consideration of the VEREX Report:
BWC/SPCONF/WP.06
BWC/SPCONF/WP.06 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.06 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.06 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.06 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.06 (Spanish)

Comments by the Delegation of the Russian Federation with Regard to the Document Tabled by the German Delegation on behalf of the European Union:
BWC/SPCONF/WP.07
BWC/SPCONF/WP.07 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.07 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.07 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.07 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.07 (Spanish)

New Zealand Submission to the Committee of the Whole:
BWC/SPCONF/WP.08
BWC/SPCONF/WP.08 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.08 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.08 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.08 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.08 (Spanish)

Illustrative Guidelines for Considering a Mandate of an Ad Hoc Group on Measures to Strengthen BWC Proposal of the Government of Japan:
BWC/SPCONF/WP.09
BWC/SPCONF/WP.09 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.09 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.09 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.09 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.09 (Spanish)

Working Paper by the United States of America:
BWC/SPCONF/WP.10
BWC/SPCONF/WP.10 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.10 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.10 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.10 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.10 (Spanish)

Working Paper by South Africa Mandate to Strengthen the Biological and Toxic Weapons Convention:
BWC/SPCONF/WP.11
BWC/SPCONF/WP.11 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.11 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.11 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.11 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.11 (Spanish)

Further action to strengthen the Biological Weapons Convention - Australian views on the form of future negotiations:
BWC/SPCONF/WP.12
BWC/SPCONF/WP.12 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.12 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.12 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.12 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.12 (Spanish)

China's View on Follow-up Mechanism for Strengthening the BWC:
BWC/SPCONF/WP.13
BWC/SPCONF/WP.13 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.13 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.13 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.13 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.13 (Spanish)

Working Paper by Bulgaria Strengthening the BWC - The Bulgarian View:
BWC/SPCONF/WP.14
BWC/SPCONF/WP.14 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.14 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.14 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.14 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.14 (Spanish)

Working Paper by China, India, Iran (Islamic Republic of):
BWC/SPCONF/WP.15
BWC/SPCONF/WP.15 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.15 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.15 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.15 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.15 (Spanish)

Statement of U.S. Representative, Donald A. Mahley, to the committee of the Whole, September 22, 1994:
BWC/SPCONF/WP.16
BWC/SPCONF/WP.16 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.16 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.16 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.16 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.16 (Spanish)

Paper of the Chairman of the Committee of the Whole:
BWC/SPCONF/WP.17
BWC/SPCONF/WP.17 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.17 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.17 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.17 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.17/Rev.01 (Spanish)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.17/Rev.1
BWC/SPCONF/WP.17/Rev1.0 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.17/Rev1.0 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.17/Rev1.0 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.17/Rev1.0 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.17 (Spanish)

Draft Report of the Committee of the Whole:
BWC/SPCONF/WP.18
BWC/SPCONF/WP.18 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.18 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.18 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.18 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.18 (Spanish)

Draft Report of the Committee of the Whole:
BWC/SPCONF/WP.19
BWC/SPCONF/WP.19 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.19 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.19 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.19 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.19 (Spanish)

Report of the Drafting Committee:
BWC/SPCONF/WP.20
BWC/SPCONF/WP.20 (Arabic)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.20 (Chinese)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.20 (French)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.20 (Russian)
BWC/SPCONF/WP.20 (Spanish)