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25 May 2016 Calendar of upcoming events is updated. Please refer to: Upcoming Events (in English only)
24 May 2016 Press release of Special Meeting of the 1540 Committee on the 2016 Comprehensive Review is posted. Please refer to: UN Press Releases (in English and French)
20 May 2016 Conclusions of the AU Review and Assistance Conference on the Implementation on UNSCR 1540 in Africa is published. Please refer to: Event List and Related Documents (in English only)
16 May 2016 Press release of 1540 Committee's participation of OSCE Forum for Security and Co-operation Dialogue Meeting is posted Please refer to: UN Press Releases (in English and French)
12 May 2016 Additional information from United States (S/AC.44/2016/2) is posted. Please refer to: National Reports (in six official UN languages)
11 May 2016 More 1540 Experts' Information Notes of outreach activities in 2016 are posted. Please refer to: Event List (in English only)
9 May 2016 Summary Request for Assistance from Lesotho is posted. Please refer to: Assistance Requests (in English only)
6 May 2016 Additional information from Croatia (S/AC.44/2016/1) is posted. Please refer to: National Reports (in six official UN languages)
6 May 2016 1540 in Media Section is updated. Please refer to: Media Coverage (in English only)
5 May 2016 Briefing by the Chair of the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1540 (2004) in the Security Council on 4 May 2016 is posted. Please refer to: Briefings by the Chair (in English only)
5 May 2016 Press release of the Security Council joint briefing by the Chairmen of the Security Council Committees established pursuant to resolutions 1267 (1999),1989 (2011) and 2253 (2015), 1373 (2001), and 1540 (2004) on 4 May 2016 is posted. Please refer to: Press Releases (in English and French).
4 May 2016 1540 Committee Chair's Message for Dialogue Meeting of OSCE Forum for Security Co-operation is posted. Please refer to: Statements by the Chair (in English only)
3 May 2016 Action plan for the implementation of resolution 1540 (2004) by Ghana is posted. Please refer to National Action Plans (in six UN official languages)
28 April 2016 Calendar of upcoming events is updated.
Please refer to: Upcoming Events (in English only)
22 April 2016 More 1540 Experts' Information Notes of outreach activities in 2015 and 2016 are posted. Please refer to: Event List (in English only)
19 April 2016 The 5th Quarterly Message from 1540 Committee Chair is published. Please refer to: Message by the Chair (in English only).
14 April 2016 Summary of recent 1540 Committee meeting is posted. Please refer to: Committee Activities (in English only)
13 April 2016 1540 Committee approved matrices of 7 Member States on 6 April 2016. Please refer to: Committee-Approved Matrices (in English only)
12 April 2016 Statement by 1540 Committee Chair at UNSCR 1540 Civil Society Forum is posted. Please refer to: Statements by the Chair (in English only)
8 April 2016 Calendar of upcoming events is updated. Please refer to: Upcoming Events (in English only)
7 April 2016 Statement by 1540 Committee Chair at African Union 1540 Review and Assistance Conference is posted. Please refer to: Statements by the Chair (in English only).
5 April 2016 More 1540 Experts' Information Notes of outreach activities in 2015 and 2016 are posted. Please refer to: Event List (in English only)
4 April 2016 Summary of recent 1540 Committee working group meeting is posted. Please refer to: Committee Activities (in English only)
31 March 2016 Calendar of upcoming events is updated. Please refer to: Upcoming Events (in English only)
30 March 2016 Germany's report of the 4th Wiesbaden Conference in November 2015 (S/2016/247) is published. Please refer to Event List and Related Documents (in English only)
21 March 2016 Updated Action Plan of Canada for the implementation of resolution 1540 (2004) by Canada is posted. Please refer to National Action Plans (in six UN official languages)
18 March 2016 Summaries of recent 1540 Committee meetings are posted. Please refer to: Committee Activities (in English only).
17 March 2016 More 1540 Experts' Information Notes of outreach activities in 2015 and 2016 are posted. Please refer to: Event List (in English only)
11 March 2016 National Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540, including assistance, from Croatia and Senegal are updated/added. Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only)
2 March 2016 Calendar of upcoming events is updated. Please refer to: Upcoming Events (in English only)
1 March 2016 Statement by the Committee member at seminar for African parliamentarians on the implementation of resolution 1540 is posted.
Please refer to: Statements by Committee Members (in English only)
26 February 2016 Summaries of recent 1540 Committee meetings are posted. Please refer to: Committee Activities (in English only).
25 February 2016 Press release of seminar for African parliamentarians on the implementation of resolution 1540 in Côte d’Ivoire is published. Please refer to: Press Releases (in English and French).
22 February 2016 The Fifteenth Programme of Work of the 1540 Committee (1 February 2016 - 31 January 2017) is published. Please refer to: Programme of Work (in six UN official languages)
17 February 2016 National Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540, including assistance, from Morocco and United Kingdom are added/updated. Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only)
11 February 2016 Action plan for the implementation of resolution 1540 (2004) by Malawi is posted. Please refer to: National Action Plans (in six UN official languages)
5 February 2016 More 1540 Experts' Information Notes of outreach activities in 2015 are posted. Please refer to: Event List (in English only)
3 February 2016 Calendar of upcoming events is updated Please refer to: Upcoming Events (in English only)
1 February 2016 Report of 2015 review of the implementation of resolution 1540 (2004) (S/2015/1052) is published. Please refer to: Annual Reviews of Implementation (in six UN official languages)
25 January 2016 1540 Committee appoints Mr. Alfredo Fernando Toro-Carnevali (Venezuela) as Coordinator of Working Group on Monitoring and National Implementation and Mr. Tarek Mahfouz (Egypt) as Coordinator of Working Group on Cooperation with international organizations, including the Security Council committees established pursuant to resolutions 1267 (1999) and 1373 (2001).
Please refer to: Working Groups (in six UN official languages)
22 January 2016 More 1540 Experts' Information Notes of outreach activities are posted. Please refer to: Event List (in English only)
21January 2016 Press release of national round table on implementation of SC resolution 1540 in Myanmar is posted.
Please refer to: Press Releases (in English and French).
13 January 2016 Calendar of upcoming events is updated.
Please refer to: Upcoming Events (in English only).
11 January 2016 Two UN press releases on 1540 Chair's briefing to the Security Council on 22 December 2015 are published. Please refer to: Press Releases (in English and French).
8 January 2016 The 4th Quarterly Message from 1540 Committee Chair is published. Please refer to: Message by the Chair (in English Only).
4 January 2016 New 1540 Committee Composition for 2016. Ambassador Román Oyarzun Marchesi of the Spain is re-elected as 1540 Committee Chair and New Zealand, Senegal, and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland as Vice-Chairs for 2016. Please refer to: Composition (in six UN official languages)