Left: A photographic reproduction of a diagram illustrating an 'Atoms for Peace' pictorial exhibit. UN Photo - Right: The Hiroshima explosion recorded at 8.15 a.m. 6 August 1945 on the remains of a wrist watch. UN Photo/Yuichiro Sasaki


Documents related to organizational matters of the 2020 NPT Review Conference

Provisional Agenda, Rules of Procedure, Background Documentation

Final report of the Preparatory Committee for the 2020 Review Conference

For the provisional agenda:

see Annex IV (p.43)

For the draft rules of procedure:

see Annex III (p.28)

For information on background documentation:

see Annex VI (p.47)

Officers, Dates & Venue (Decisions by the Preparatory Committee)

Election of the president & other officers

Dates & venue for the 2020 Review Conference

Programme of Work



Information Notes

Information for States parties, observer States and intergovernmental organizations

Information for participation by non-governmental organizations

Conference Documents

  • NPT/CONF.2020/WP.1
    Multilateral nuclear supply principles of the Zangger Committee
    Working paper submitted by Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, the Republic of Korea,Romania, the Russian Federation, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, the UnitedKingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the United States of America as members of the Zangger Committee
  • NPT/CONF.2020/WP.3
    Addressing “Vienna issues”: the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty; compliance and verification; export controls; cooperation in the peaceful uses of nuclear energy; nuclear safety; nuclear security; and discouraging withdrawal from the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons
    Working paper submitted by Australia, Austria, Canada, Denmark, Finland, Hungary, Ireland, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway and Sweden (the Vienna Group of Ten)
  • NPT/CONF.2020/WP.4
    Scientific and technical expertise supporting national efforts to advance the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons: the Norwegian experience
    Working paper submitted by Norway
  • NPT/CONF.2020/WP.6
    Stepping stones for advancing nuclear disarmament
    Joint working paper submitted by Argentina, Canada, Finland, Germany, Indonesia, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, the Republic of Korea, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland
  • NPT/CONF.2020/WP.7
    Recommendations for consideration by the 2020 Review Conference of the Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons
    Working paper submitted by the States Parties to the Treaty for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons in Latin America and the Caribbean


Outcome Documents