The SICC 2017 Organizing Committee is pleased to announce the launch of 20years.opcw.org – a website dedicated to the 20th Anniversary of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW). SICC 2017 is included in the List of Confirmed Events. Discover the events and initiatives happening around the world and throughout 2017 to raise awareness of chemical weapons issues, challenges, and the path ahead.
It is a great honor and a privilege for us to annouce that on the 23rd of May the SICC 2017 Conference will host the celebration of the 20th anniversary of the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC) as a side event of the conference. This special event is organized by the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation together with the International Master Courses in Protection against CBRNe Events of the University of Rome...
HESAR, that is officially listed as a member of the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC) Coalition, participated in the 21st Conference of State Parties – CSP21 (28 Nov. – 2 Dec. 2016, The Hague, The Netherlands) of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons – OPCW. CSP21 Conference oversees the implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention, and is composed of representatives of all 192 Member States, who are working together to achieve a world free of chemical weapons.
On Wednesday, 23rd November 2016, the HESAR association was officially listed as a member of the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC) Coalition, and appears in the official website at: http://www.cwccoalition.org/cwcc-members/. The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) is the implementing agency of the CWC Coalition.
Executive Director Dr. Luigi Antonio Poggi on behalf of the HESAR association as a non-governmental organization will participate at the plenary sessions of the 21st Session of the Conference of State Parties of the OPCW (Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons) that will take place from Monday 28 November to Friday 2 December 2016 at The World Forum, The Hague, Netherlands.