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Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production, Stockpiling and Use of Chemical Weapons and on their Destruction

Document type
Multilateral
Field of application
Global
Date
Sep 3, 1992
Source
IUCN (ID: TRE-001163)
Title abbreviation

CWC

Title (French)

Convention sur l'interdiction de la mise au point, de la fabrication, du stockage et de l'emploi des armes chimiques et sur leur destruction

Title (Spanish)

Convención sobre la prohibición del desarrollo, la producción, el almacenamiento y el empleo de armas químicas y sobre su destrucción

Title (Other)

Übereinkommen über das Verbot der Entwicklung, Herstellung, Lagerung und des Einsatzes chemischer Waffen und über die Vernichtung solcher Waffen

Place of adoption
Paris; Geneva
Depository
UN United Nations
Language
English, Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian, Spanish
Entry into force
Apr 29, 1997
Subject
Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings Offences/penalties International organization Toxicity/poisoning Inspection Enforcement/compliance Data collection/reporting Law reform/harmonization/deregulation Military activities Dispute settlement Transport/storage
Link to abstract
TRE-AB-EN-001163.rtf
TRE-AB-OT-001163.rtf
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Website
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Afghanistan
Albania
Algeria
Andorra -
Angola -
Antigua and Barbuda
Argentina
Armenia -
Australia
Austria
Azerbaijan
Bahamas
Bahrain
Bangladesh
Barbados
Belarus
Belgium
Belize -
Benin
Bhutan
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Botswana -
Brazil
Brunei Darussalam
Bulgaria
Burkina Faso
Burundi
Cabo Verde -
Cambodia
Cameroon
Canada
Central African Republic
Chad
Chile
China
Colombia
Comoros -
Congo
Congo, Dem. Rep. of
Cook Islands (New Zealand)
Costa Rica
Croatia
Cuba
Cyprus
Czech Republic
Côte d'Ivoire
Denmark
Djibouti
Dominica
Dominican Republic
Ecuador
El Salvador
Equatorial Guinea
Eritrea
Estonia -
Eswatini, Kingdom of -
Ethiopia
Fiji
Finland
France
Gabon
Gambia
Georgia
Germany
Ghana
Greece
Grenada
Guatemala
Guinea
Guinea-Bissau
Guyana
Haiti
Holy See
Honduras
Hungary
Iceland
India
Indonesia
Iran, Islamic Republic of
Iraq -
Ireland
Israel
Italy - -
Jamaica
Japan
Jordan
Kazakhstan -
Kenya
Kiribati
Korea, Republic of -
Kuwait
Kyrgyzstan
Lao, People's Dem. Rep.
Latvia
Lebanon -
Lesotho
Liberia
Libya
Liechtenstein -
Lithuania
Luxembourg
Madagascar
Malawi
Malaysia -
Maldives
Mali
Malta
Marshall Islands
Mauritania
Mauritius
Mexico
Micronesia, Fed. States
Moldova, Republic of
Monaco
Mongolia
Montenegro
Morocco
Mozambique
Myanmar
Namibia -
Nauru
Nepal
Netherlands
New Zealand
Nicaragua
Niger
Nigeria
Niue (New Zealand) -
North Macedonia -
Norway
Oman
Pakistan
Palau
Panama
Papua New Guinea
Paraguay
Peru
Philippines -
Poland
Portugal
Qatar
Romania
Russian Federation
Rwanda
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Lucia
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Samoa
San Marino
Sao Tome and Principe
Saudi Arabia
Senegal
Serbia
Seychelles -
Sierra Leone
Singapore
Slovakia
Slovenia
Solomon Islands
Somalia -
South Africa
Spain
Sri Lanka -
Sudan -
Suriname
Sweden -
Switzerland
Syrian Arab Republic
Tajikistan
Tanzania, Un. Rep. of
Thailand
Timor-Leste
Togo
Tonga
Trinidad and Tobago -
Tunisia -
Turkey -
Turkmenistan
Tuvalu
Uganda
Ukraine -
United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom
United States of America
Uruguay
Uzbekistan
Vanuatu
Venezuela, Boliv. Rep. of
Viet Nam
Yemen
Zambia
Zimbabwe

* [1] Ratification [2] Accession/approbation [3] Acceptance/approval [4] Succession [5] Consent to be bound [6] Definite signature

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