1540 Committee
Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1540 (2004)

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28 June 2017 Statement by the 1540 Committee Chair at the Security Council open debate on 28 June 2017 is posted.
Please refer to: Briefings by the Chair (in English only).
23 June 2017 Concept Note of Security Council open debate on 28 June is published.
Please refer to: Concept Note (in English only).
21 June 2017 Calendar of upcoming events is updated.
Please refer to: Upcoming Events (in English only).
13 June 2017 National Point of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540, including assistance, from Brazil is updated.
Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only)
9 June 2017 1540 Chair message at 1540 Regional Industry Outreach Conference in Mexico is published.
Please refer to: Chair Statements (in English only)
6 June 2017 Mexico will host 1540 Regional Industry Outreach Conference, 8-9 June.
Please refer to: UN Press Releases (in English and French)
5 June 2017 Additional information from Pakistan (S/AC.44/2017/1) is posted.
Please refer to: National Reports (in six official UN languages)
2 June 2017 More 1540 Experts' Information Notes of outreach activities in 2017 are posted.
Please refer to: Event List (in English only)
24 May 2017 Calendar of upcoming events is updated.
Please refer to: Upcoming Evenst (in English only).
18 May 2017 The 9th Quarterly Message from 1540 Committee Chair is published.
Please refer to: Message by the Chair (in English only).
15 May 2017 Press release of the Security Council joint briefing by the Chairmen of the Security Council Committees established pursuant to resolutions 1267 (1999) and 1989 (2011), 1373 (2001), and 1540 (2004) on 11 May 2017 is posted.
Please refer to: UN Press Releases (in English and French)
12 May 2017 Statement by the 1540 Committee Chair in the Security Council joint briefing on 11 May 2017 and joint statement on cooperation between the Security Council Committees established pursuant to resolutions 1267 (1999) and 1989 (2011), 1373 (2001), and 1540 (2004) are posted.
Please refer to: Briefings by the Chairman (in English only)
9 May 2017 Calendar of upcoming events is updated.
Please refer to: Upcoming Evenst (in English only).
1 May 2017 More 1540 Experts' Information Notes of outreach activities in 2017 are posted.
Please refer to: Event List (in English only)
25 April 2017 National Point of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540, including assistance, from Slovakia is updated.
Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only)
21 April 2017 Calendar of upcoming events is updated.
Please refer to: Event List (in English only).
11 April 2017 1540 Experts' Information Notes of outreach activities in 2017 are posted.
Please refer to: Event List (in English only).
7 April 2017 First report from Haiti (S/AC.44/2016/7) on the implementation of Security Council resolution 1540 (2004) is published.
Please refer to: National Reports (in six UN official languages).
5 April 2017

Calendar of upcoming events is updated.
Please refer to: Upcoming Events (in English only)

31 March 2017

National Point of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540, including assistance, from Costa Rica is added.
Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only)

30 March 2017

Chair Statement at Parliamentary Conference on Combatting International Terrorism in Russia is published.
Please refer to: Chair Statement (in English only)

23 March 2017 Statement by the 1540 Committee Chair in the Security Council briefing on 16 March 2017 is posted.
Please refer to: Briefings by the Chair (in English only)
23 March 2017 Press release of the Security Council briefing by the 1540 Committee on 16 March 2017 is posted.
Please refer to: UN Press Releases (in English and French)
27 February 2017 Action plan for the implementation of resolution 1540 (2004) by Uzbekistan is posted
Please refer to: National Action Plans (in six UN official languages)
23 February 2017 The Sixteenth Programme of Work of the 1540 Committee (1 February 2017 - 31 January 2018) is published.
Please refer to: Programme of Work (in six UN official languages)
10 February 2017 Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540, including assistance, from the Mauritania and NATO are added.
Please refer to: Points of Contact (in English only)
7 February 2017 Calendar of upcoming events is updated.
Please refer to: Upcoming Events (in English only)
6 February 2017

Message from H.E. Mr. Sacha Sergio Llorentty Solíz, 1540 Committee Chair, is published.
Please refer to: Message from the 1540 Committee Chair (in English only)

Summary of recent 1540 Committee meeting is posted.
Please refer to: Committee Activities (English only)

2 February 2017 Mr. Ryo Kaneko (Japan) is appointed as the Coordinator of working group on monitoring and national implementation .
Please refer to: Working Groups (in six UN official languages)
30 January 2017 Approved matrix of Turkey is published.
Please refer to: Committee-Approved Matrices (in English only)
24 January 2017 Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540, including assistance, from the Chile, OPCW and WCO are updated.
Please refer to: Points of Contact (in English only)
20 January 2017 More 1540 Experts' Information Notes of outreach activities in 2016 are posted.
Please refer to: Event List (in English only)
17 January 2017 Report of 2016 review of the implementation of resolution 1540 (2004) (S/2016/1127) is published.
Please refer to: Annual Reviews of Implementation (in six UN official languages).
12 January 2017 1540 Committee Chair of 2015-2016, Ambassador Román Oyarzun Marchesi (Spain), sent his last quarterly message
Please refer to: Chair Quarterly Message (in English only).
11 January 2017 Calendar of upcoming events is updated.
Please refer to: Upcoming Events (in English only)
9 January 2017 Additional information from Slovakia (S/AC.44/2016/8) is posted.
Please refer to: National Reports (in six official UN languages)
5 January 2017 More 1540 Experts' Information Notes of outreach activities in 2016 are posted.
Please refer to: Event List (in English only)
4 January 2017 New 1540 Committee Composition for 2017. Ambassador Sacha Sergio Llorentty Solíz of the Plurinational State of Bolivia is elected as 1540 Committee Chair and Senegal, Sweden, and United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland as Vice-Chairs for 2017.
Please refer to: Composition (in six UN official languages)

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