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

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Date
17 July 2019

1540 Chair Statement at the Parliamentarians for Global Action (PGA) Executive Committee Meeting is published.
Please refer to: Chair Statements (in English only).

16 July 2019

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

15 July 2019

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

12 July 2019

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

27 June 2019

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

26 June 2019

National Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540 from Israel, Peru and Ukraine are added/updated.
Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only).

24 June 2019

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

21 June 2019

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

19 June 2019

Points of Contact on Cooperation from ICAO is added.
Please refer to: Points of Contact on Cooperation (in English only).

17 June 2019

National Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540 from Samoa, San Marino and Yemen are added.
Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only).

14 June 2019

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

12 June 2019

National Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540, including assistance, from Italy and Sweden are updated.
Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only).

11 June 2019

Additional information from Bahrain (S/AC.44/2019/3) is posted.
Please refer to: National Reports (in six official UN languages).

7 June 2019

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

3 June 2019

Additional information from Togo (S/AC.44/2019/2) is posted.
Please refer to: National Reports (in six official UN languages).

30 May 2019

National Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540, including assistance, from the United States are updated.
Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only).

29 May 2019

1540 Chair delivered a video message to the Workshop for the Southern African Development Community (SADC) in support of the full and effective implementation of Resolution 1540(2004) in Southern Africa.
Please refer to: Chair Statements (in English only).

24 May 2019

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

23 May 2019

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

21 May 2019

Statement by the 1540 Committee Chair in the Security Council joint briefing on 20 May 2019 and joint statement on cooperation between the Security Council Committees established pursuant to resolutions 1267 (1999), 1989 (2011) and 2253 (2015), 1373 (2001), and 1540 (2004) are posted.
Please refer to: Briefings by the Chair (in English only)

20 May 2019

Additional information from Cuba (S/AC.44/2019/1) is posted.
Please refer to: National Reports (in six official UN languages).

16 May 2019

Point of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540, including assistance, from Nuclear Suppliers Group is added.
Please refer to: Assistance Points of Contact (in English only).

13 May 2019

Point of Contact from Shanghai Cooperation Organization is added.
Please refer to: Cooperation Points of Contact (in English only).

10 May 2019

The 17th Quarterly Message from 1540 Committee Chair is published.
Please refer to: Messages by the Chair (in English only).

7 May 2019

National Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540, including assistance, from Equatorial Guinea and Saint Kitts and Nevis are added.
Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only).

6 May 2019

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

2 May 2019

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

1 May 2019

Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540, including assistance, from IAEA and UNIDIR are updated/added.
Please refer to: Assistance Points of Contact (in English only).

30 April 2019

Indicative timetable of regular Committee meetings is published.
Please refer to: Programme of Work (in six UN official languages).

22 April 2019

1540 Chair’s Statement to the Parliamentary Conference on Countering International Terrorism in Russian Federation is published.
Please refer to: Chair Statements (in English only).

18 April 2019

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

16 April 2019

Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540, including assistance, from AU and OIE are updated.
Please refer to: Assistance Points of Contact (in English only).

11 April 2019

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

10 April 2019

Point of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540, including assistance, from INTERPOL is updated.
Please refer to: Assistance Points of Contact (in English only).

9 April 2019

National Point of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540, including assistance, from Austria is updated.
Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only).

5 April 2019

Press Release of UNSCR 1540 Points of Contact Training for English-Speaking African States is published.
Please refer to: Press Releases (in English and French).

4 April 2019

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

3 April 2019

National action plan for the implementation of resolution 1540 (2004) from Suriname is posted.
Please refer to: National Action Plans (in six languages).

27 March 2019

1540 Chair’s message to the UNSCR 1540 Points of Contact Training for English-Speaking African States is published.
Please refer to: Chair Statements (in English only).

26 March 2019

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

21 March 2019

Press Release of Security Council briefing on 19 March 2019 is published.
Please refer to: Press Releases (in English and French).

20 March 2019

Statement by the 1540 Committee Chair in the Security Council briefing on 19 March 2019 is posted.
Please refer to: Briefings by the Chair (in English only)

18 March 2019

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

14 March 2019

National Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540, including assistance, from Dominican Republic are updated.
Please refer to: National Points of Contact (in English only)

12 March 2019

The 16th Quarterly Message from 1540 Committee Chair is published.
Please refer to: Messages by the Chair (in English only)

8 March 2019

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

6 March 2019

Message from H.E. Mr. Dian Triansyah Djani, 1540 Committee Chair, is published.
Please refer to: 1540 Chair Messages (in English only)

25 February 2019

The Eighteenth Programme of Work of the 1540 Committee (1 February 2019 - 31 January 2020) is published.
Please refer to: Programme of Work (in six UN official languages)

19 February 2019

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

15 February 2019

Points of Contact for all matters related to UNSCR 1540, including assistance, from OPCW are updated.
Please refer to: Assistance Points of Contact (in English only)

11 February 2019

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

8 February 2019

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

1 February 2019

1540 Chair delivered a video message to the First Annual Disarmament and International Security Fellowship Programme of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Government of India.
Please refer to: Chair Statements (in English only)

30 January 2019

First report from Comoros (S/AC.44/2018/11) on the implementation of Security Council resolution 1540 (2004) is published.
Please refer to: National Reports (in six UN official languages)

24 January 2019

More 1540 Experts' Information Notes of outreach activities in 2018 are posted.
Please refer to: Event List (in English only)

23 January 2019

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

18 January 2019

Report of 2018 review of the implementation of resolution 1540 (2004) (S/2018/1178) is published.
Please refer to: Annual Reviews of Implementation (in six UN official languages)

14 January 2019

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

10 January 2019

Additional information from Indonesia (S/AC.44/2018/9) is posted.
Please refer to: National Reports (in six UN official languages)

8 January 2019

New 1540 Committee Composition for 2019.
Ambassador Dian Triansyah Djani of Indonesia is elected as 1540 Committee Chair and Belgium, Côte d’Ivoire and United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland as Vice-Chairs for 2019.
Please refer to: Composition (in six UN official languages)

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