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

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Date
19 October 2021

More 1540 Experts' Information Notes of outreach activities are posted.
Please refer to: Event List (in English only).

14 October 2021

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

8 October 2021

1540 Committee Chair delivered a video message to the 21st Regular Session of OAS/CICTE.
Please refer to: Chair's Statement (in English only).

5 October 2021

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

4 October 2021

National Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540 from Ecuador are updated.
Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only).

29 September 2021

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

24 September 2021

National Point of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540 from Côte d’Ivoire is added.
Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only).

22 September 2021

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

20 September 2021

More 1540 Experts' Information Notes of outreach activities are posted.
Please refer to: Event List (in English only).

16 September 2021

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

14 September 2021

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

13 September 2021

Summary of 1540 Committee 89th Formal Meeting is posted.
Please refer to: Committee Activities (in English only).

30 August 2021

National Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540 from Kyrgyzstan are updated.
Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only)

27 August 2021

More 1540 Experts' Information Notes of outreach activities are posted.
Please refer to: Event List (in English only)

24 August 2021

Additional information from Ecuador is posted.
Please refer to: National Reports (in six official UN languages)

23 August 2021

Assistance Request from Tajikistan is added.
Please refer to: Request for Assistance (in English only)

20 August 2021

More 1540 Experts' Information Notes of outreach activities are posted.
Please refer to: Event List (in English only)

17 August 2021

National Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540 from Madagascar and Uruguay are updated.
Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only)

13 August 2021

1540 Committee Chair delivered a video message to National Workshop of Strengthening UNSCR 1540 (2004) Implementation in Botswana.
Please refer to: Chair's Statement (in English only)

10 August 2021

European Union (EU) updates Points of Contact to 1540 Committee.
Please refer to: Points of Contact on Cooperation (in English only)

9 August 2021

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

6 August 2021

Summary of 1540 Committee 88th Formal Meeting is posted.
Please refer to: Committee Activities (in English only)

5 August 2021

More 1540 Experts' Information Notes of outreach activities are posted.
Please refer to: Event List (in English only)

3 August 2021

National Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540 from Eswatini and Seychelles are added.
Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only).

2 August 2021

Additional information from Kyrgyzstan is posted.
Please refer to: National Reports (in six official UN languages).

29 July 2021

National Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540 from Guatemala are updated.
Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only).

26 July 2021

National Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540 from Colombia and Croatia are updated.
Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only).

21 July 2021

National Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540 from Denmark and Serbia are updated.
Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only).

16 July 2021

More 1540 Experts' Information Notes of outreach activities are posted.
Please refer to: Event List (in English only).

14 July 2021

National Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540 from Hungary and Lithuania are updated.
Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only).

12 July 2021

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

8 July 2021

Summary of Assistance Request from Colombia is posted.
Please refer to: Requests for Assistance (in English only) 

6 July 2021

National Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540 from Mauritius, Panama and Russian Federation are updated.
Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only).

30 June 2021

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

28 June 2021

National Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540 from Australia, Czech Republic and Ireland are updated.
Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only).

25 June 2021

National Point of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540 from El Salvador is added.
Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only).

23 June 2021

More 1540 Experts' Information Notes of outreach activities are posted.
Please refer to: Event List (in English only)

21 June 2021

National Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540 from Morocco, Norway and Pakistan are updated.
Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only).

18 June 2021

Summary of 1540 Committee 87th Formal Meeting is posted.
Please refer to: Committee Activities (in English only).

15 June 2021

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

11 June 2021

National Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540 from Canada, Poland and Romania are updated.
Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only).

7 June 2021

IGAD SSP designates Points of Contact to 1540 Committee.
Please refer to: Points of Contact on Cooperation (in English only).

4 June 2021

More 1540 Experts' Information Notes of outreach activities are posted.
Please refer to: Event List (in English only).

3 June 2021

National Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540 from Belgium and Estonia are updated.
Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only).

1 June 2021

Assistance Request from Sierra Leone is added.
Please refer to: Request for Assistance (in English only).

27 May 2021

National Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540 from Bulgaria and Latvia are added.
Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only).

20 May 2021

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

18 May 2021

More 1540 Experts' Information Notes of outreach activities are posted.
Please refer to: Event List (in English only).

12 May 2021

Points of Contact on Assistance from IAEA are updated.
Please refer to: Assistance Programmes or Offers (in English only).

7 May 2021

1540 Vice-Chair delivered a statement at OSCE Forum for Security Co-operation virtual Security Dialogue on UNSCR 1540.
Please refer to: Statements Delivered by Committee Members (in English only).

5 May 2021

Offer of assistance from OSCE is updated.
Please refer to: Assistance Programmes or Offers (in English only).

30 April 2021

National Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540 from Chile are updated.
Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only).

27 April 2021

The Security Council adopted resolution 2572 (2021) unanimously on 22 April 2021 to extend the mandate of the 1540 Committee until 28 February 2022.
Please refer to: Security Council Resolutions (in six official UN languages)

26 April 2021

Assistance Point of Contact from OSCE is posted.
Please refer to: Assistance Programmes or Offers (in English only).

23 April 2021

The Security Council adopted resolution 2572 (2021) unanimously on 22 April 2021 to extend the mandate of the 1540 Committee until 28 February 2022.
Please refer to: Press Releases (in English and French)

20 April 2021

National Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540 from Norway are updated.
Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only)

16 April 2021

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

14 April 2021

Additional information from Norway is posted.
Please refer to: National Reports (in six official UN languages)

9 April 2021

Assistance Request from Botswana is updated.
Please refer to: Request for Assistance (in English only)

5 April 2021

Press Release of Security Council briefing on 30 March 2021 is published.
Please refer to: Press Releases (in English and French)

31 March 2021

Briefing of the 1540 Committee Chair to the Security Council on 30 March is posted.
Please refer to: Briefings by the Chair (in six official UN languages)

29 March 2021

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

26 March 2021

1540 Chair delivered a video message to “BioTerrorism: Thinking the Unthinkable” Livestream Conference.
Please refer to: Chair’s Statements (in English only)

22 March 2021

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

19 March 2021

Summary of 1540 Committee closed Video Teleconference is posted.
Please refer to: Committee Activities (in English only)

1 March 2021

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

12 February 2021

More 1540 Experts' Information Notes of outreach activities are posted.
Please refer to: Event List (in English only)

5 February 2021

Additional information from Algeria and India is posted.
Please refer to: National Reports (in six official UN languages)

29 January 2021

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

15 January 2021

More 1540 Experts' Information Notes of outreach activities are posted.
Please refer to: Event List (in English only)

13 January 2021

Additional information from United Kingdom is posted.
Please refer to: National Reports (in six official UN languages)

8 January 2021

New 1540 Committee Composition for 2021.
Ambassador Juan Ramón de la Fuente Ramírez of Mexico is elected as 1540 Committee Chair and India, Niger and United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland as Vice-Chairs.
Please refer to: Composition (in six UN official languages)

7 January 2021

More 1540 Experts' Information Notes of outreach activities are posted.
Please refer to: Event List (in English only)

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