Biological Weapons Convention – Meeting of States Parties

Side events

Side Events at the Meeting of States Parties

Monday 7 December

US National Academy of Sciences & University of Bradford & National Defense Medical Medical College & Landau Network , International Cooperation, Biosecurity and the Education of Life Scientists, 13:00-15:00, Room XXIII

Tuesday 8 December

European Union, Launch of the Guide to Participating in the Confidence-building Measures of the Biological Weapons Convention, 13:00-15:00, Room XXIII

Wednesday 9 December

Canada/G8, Global Partnership assistance, International Cooperation to Combat the Global Biological Threat, 0900-10:00, Room XXIII

Romania/ISU, Scientific Research and Exchange - Potential Impact on Non-proliferation Measures for Biological Agents, 13:00-15:00, Room XXIII

Thursday 10 December

VERTIC, Regulatory Guidelines for National Implementation of the 1972 BWC and Related Requirements of UNSCR 1540, 13:00-15:00, Room XXIII

Friday 11 December

UNICRI, Biosecurity Risks and Assessment: Illicit Trafficking, Intangible Transfers of Knowledge, Biotechnological Advances, 13:00-15:00, Room XXIII