Welcome to the United Nations. It's your world.

1540 Committee | United Nations

What's New?

Date
25 July 2016 Additional information from Brunei Darussalam and Peru is posted. Please refer to: National Reports (in six official UN languages).
22 July 2016 Calendar of upcoming events is updated. Please refer to: Upcoming Events (in English only).
21 July 2016 Action plan for the implementation of resolution 1540 (2004) by Uzbekistan is posted Please refer to: National Action Plans (in six UN official languages)
19 July 2016 National Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540, including assistance, from Algeria and Thailand are added/updated. Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only)
15 July 2016 Effective Practices on the Implementation of UNSCR 1540 (2004) submitted by Germany is posted. Please refer to: Effective Practices submitted by Member States (in six UN official languages).
14 July 2016 More 1540 Experts' Information Notes of outreach activities are posted. Please refer to: Event List (in English only).
12 July 2016 Calendar of upcoming events is updated. Please refer to: Upcoming Events (in English only).
8 July 2016 Press Release of Formal Open Consultations with Member States on Comprehensive Review of Resolution 1540 (2004) is published. Please refer to: Press Releases and 2016 Comprehensive Review
8 July 2016 Russian Federation Hosts Training Course for Resolution 1540 (2004) National Points of Contact from OSCE Region, 28 June - 1 July. Please refer to: Press Releases.
1 July 2016 Summary of recent 1540 Committee working group meeting is posted. Please refer to: Committee Activities (in English only).
28 June 2016 Closing remarks by the 1540 Committee Chair and statement by the UN High Representative for Disarmament Affairs are posted. Please refer to: 2016 Comprehensive Review
23 June 2016 Opening Remarks by the President of General Assembly and remarks by the Secretary-General at 1540 formal open consultations are posted. Please refer to: 2016 Comprehensive Review
21 June 2016 Opening Remarks by the 1540 Chair at 1540 formal open consultations are posted. Please refer to: Chair Statements
17 June 2016 1540 Committee to Convene Formal Open Consultations on Comprehensive Review of Resolution 1540 (2004) Please refer to: Press Releases and 2016 Comprehensive Review
13 June 2016 Agenda and background paper of Formal Open Consultations of the 1540 Comprehensive Review are published. Please refer to: 2016 Comprehensive Review (in English only)
9 June 2016 1540 Chair briefs Member States on the Comprehensive Review of the status of implementation of resolution 1540 (2004) and on the Committee's formal open consultations to be held on 20-22 June. Please refer to: 2016 Comprehensive Review (in English only)
2 June 2016 Summary of recent 1540 Committee working group meeting is posted. Please refer to: Committee Activities (in English only)
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)