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

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28 July 2020

National Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540 from Lao People’s Democratic Republic and Slovakia are updated. Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only).

24 July 2020

Assistance Request from Mongolia is posted. Please refer to: Request for Assistance (in English only).

23 July 2020

Additional information from the Netherlands, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines and Ukraine is posted. Please refer to: National Reports (in six official UN languages).

21 July 2020

National Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540 from Peru, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines and Turkey are updated. Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only).

17 July 2020

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

16 July 2020

Offer of Assistance from Canada is updated. Please refer to: Offers from Member States (in English only).

15 July 2020

Additional information from New Zealand (S/AC.44/2020/3) is posted. Please refer to: National Reports (in six official UN languages).

13 July 2020

The 21st Quarterly Message from 1540 Committee Chair is published. Please refer to: Messages by the Chair (in English only).

8 July 2020

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

7 July 2020 1540 Peer Review report by Paraguay and Uruguay is published. Please refer to: Experiences Shared, Lessons Learned, and Effective Practices (in six official UN languages).
2 July 2020 Additional information from Pakistan (S/AC.44/2020/2) is posted. Please refer to: National Reports (in six official UN languages).
30 June 2020 National Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540 from China and Colombia are updated. Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only).
29 June 2020 National action plan for the implementation of resolution 1540 (2004) from Colombia is posted. Please refer to: National Action Plans (in six official UN languages).
26 June 2020 Additional information from Brazil is posted. Please refer to: National Reports (in six official UN languages).
18 June 2020 National Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540 from Tajikistan and Uruguay are added. Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only).
17 June 2020 Additional information from Tajikistan is posted. Please refer to: National Reports (in six official UN languages).
15 June 2020 National Point of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540 from Mongolia is added. Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only).
11 June 2020 National Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540 from Switzerland and Thailand are updated. Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only).
8 June 2020 Additional information from Switzerland is posted. Please refer to: National Reports (in six official UN languages)
1 June 2020 National Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540 from Hungary and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines are updated/added. Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only).
22 May 2020 Additional information from Sweden is posted. Please refer to: National Reports (in six official UN languages)
19 May 2020

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

15 May 2020

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

14 May 2020

1540 in the Media is updated. Please refer to: 1540 in the Media (in English only)

11 May 2020

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

8 May 2020

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

7 May 2020

Briefing of the 1540 Committee Chair to the Security Council on 29 April 2020 is posted. Please refer to: Briefings by the Chair (in six official UN languages)

4 May 2020

The Nineteenth Programme of Work of the 1540 Committee (1 February 2020 - 31 January 2021) is published. Please refer to: Programme of Work (in six UN official languages)

1 May 2020

Press release on 1540 Chair’s briefing to the Security Council on 29 April is published. Please refer to: UN Press Releases (in English and French)

30 April 2020

The 20th Quarterly Message from 1540 Committee Chair is published. Please refer to: Messages by the Chair (in English only)

24 April 2020

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

21 April 2020

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

17 April 2020

Inter-Parliamentary Union shares effective practices on implementation of resolution 1540. Please refer to: Experiences Shared, Lessons Learned, and Effective Practices

9 April 2020

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

30 March 2020

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

25 March 2020

UN Office of Counter-Terrorism is registered as assistance provider. Please refer to: Assistance Programmes or Offers (in English only).

12 March 2020

Summary of assistance request from Chile is posted. Please refer to: Request for Assistance (in English only).

10 March 2020

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

5 March 2020

Summary of assistance request from Madagascar is posted. Please refer to: Request for Assistance (in English only).

3 March 2020

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

28 February 2020

Offer of Assistance from Russian Federation is updated. Please refer to: Offers from Member States (in English only).

24 February 2020

Statement of 1540 Chair at a procedure briefing to Chairs of Regional Groups is published. Please refer to: Chair’s Statements (in English only).

20 February 2020

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

18 February 2020

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

14 February 2020

Assistance Points of Contact from Switzerland are updated. Please refer to: Assistance Points of Contact (in English only).

12 February 2020

1540 Chair delivered a video message to IAEA International Conference on Nuclear Security (ICONS 2020). Please refer to: Chair’s Statements (in English only).

10 February 2020

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

6 February 2020

Additional information from Brunei Darussalam, Hungary and Latvia is posted. Please refer to: National Reports (in six official UN languages).

4 February 2020

Secretary-General appoints Mr. Jonathan Brewer (United Kingdom) Coordinator of 1540 Group of Experts (S/2020/87). Please refer to: Group of Experts (in six UN official languages).

30 January 2020

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

28 January 2020

Additional information from Kazakhstan, Panama and Uruguay is posted. Please refer to: National Reports (in six official UN languages).

24 January 2020

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

23 January 2020

Offers of Assistance from Finland and Poland are updated. Please refer to: Offers from Member States (in English only).

21 January 2020

Dominican Republic and Panama 1540 peer review report is published. Please refer to: Experiences Shared, Lessons Learned, and Effective Practices (in six UN official languages).

17 January 2020

First report from Solomon Islands (S/AC.44/2019/16) on the implementation of Security Council resolution 1540 (2004) is published. Please refer to: National Reports (in six UN official languages).

16 January 2020

1540 Committee appoints Ms. Madelin Luna (Dominican Republic) and Ms. Nina Marais McBride (South Africa) Coordinators of two Working Groups. Please refer to: Working Groups (in six UN official languages).

15 January 2020

1540 Chair’s Statement at Wilton Park Conference “UNSCR 1540 – Planning for 2021 and beyond” is published. Please refer to: Chair Statements (in English only).

14 January 2020

Additional information from Monaco, Senegal and Zambia is posted.
Please refer to: National Reports (in six UN official languages).

13 January 2020

Report of 2019 review of the implementation of resolution 1540 (2004) (S/2019/986) is published.
Please refer to: Annual Reviews of Implementation (in six UN official languages).

10 January 2020

More 1540 Experts' Information Notes of outreach activities in 2019 are posted.
Please refer to: Event List (in English only).

9 January 2020

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

6 January 2020

Offers of Assistance from Slovenia is updated.
Please refer to: Offers from Member States (in English only).

2 January 2020

New 1540 Committee Composition for 2020.
Ambassador Dian Triansyah Djani of Indonesia is re-elected as 1540 Committee Chair and Belgium, Niger and United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland as Vice-Chairs for 2020. Please refer to: Composition (in six UN official languages).

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