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Second Review Conference



The Second Review Conference of the States Parties to the Biological Weapons Convention was held in Geneva from 8 to 26 September 1986.

Ambassador Winifried Lang (Austria) was the President of the Review Conference.


Outcome of the Second Review Conference

Final Document of the Conference in all available official languages:

English


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Report of the Preparatory Committee for the Second Review Conference of the Parties to the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on their Destruction:
BWC/CONF.II/01
BWC/CONF.II/01 (Arabic)
BWC/CONF.II/01 (Spanish)

1980-1983 Reports of the Ad-Hoc Working Group on Chemical Weapons of the Committee on Disarmament and 1984-1986 Reports of the Ad Hoc Committee on Chemical Weapons of the Conference on Disarmament:
BWC/CONF.II/02

1980-1983 Reports of the Ad-Hoc Working Group on Chemical Weapons of the Committee on Disarmament and 1984-1986 Reports of the Ad Hoc Committee on Chemical Weapons of the Conference on Disarmament:
BWC/CONF.II/02/Add.01

1980-1983 Reports of the Ad-Hoc Working Group on Chemical Weapons of the Committee on Disarmament and 1984-1986 Reports of the Ad Hoc Committee on Chemical Weapons of the Conference on Disarmament:
BWC/CONF.II/02/Add.02

1980-1983 Reports of the Ad-Hoc Working Group on Chemical Weapons of the Committee on Disarmament and 1984-1986 Reports of the Ad Hoc Committee on Chemical Weapons of the Conference on Disarmament:
BWC/CONF.II/02/Add.03

1980-1983 Reports of the Ad-Hoc Working Group on Chemical Weapons of the Committee on Disarmament and 1984-1986 Reports of the Ad Hoc Committee on Chemical Weapons of the Conference on Disarmament:
BWC/CONF.II/02/Add.04

1980-1983 Reports of the Ad-Hoc Working Group on Chemical Weapons of the Committee on Disarmament and 1984-1986 Reports of the Ad Hoc Committee on Chemical Weapons of the Conference on Disarmament:
BWC/CONF.II/02/Add.05

1980-1983 Reports of the Ad-Hoc Working Group on Chemical Weapons of the Committee on Disarmament and 1984-1986 Reports of the Ad Hoc Committee on Chemical Weapons of the Conference on Disarmament:
BWC/CONF.II/02/Add.06
BWC/CONF.II/02/Add.06 (Chinese)

Background document on compliance by States Parties with all their obligations under the BTWC:
BWC/CONF.II/03

Background document on compliance by States Parties with all their obligations under the BTWC:
BWC/CONF.II/03/Add.01

Background document on compliance by States Parties with all their obligations under the BTWC:
BWC/CONF.II/03/Add.02

Background document on compliance by States Parties with all their obligations under the BTWC:
BWC/CONF.II/03/Add.03

Background document on compliance by States Parties with all their obligations under the BTWC:
BWC/CONF.II/03/Add.04

Background document on compliance by States Parties with all their obligations under the BTWC:
BWC/CONF.II/03/Add.05

Background document on new scientific and technological developments relevant to the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on their Destruction:
BWC/CONF.II/04

Background document on new scientific and technological developments relevant to the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on their Destruction:
BWC/CONF.II/04/Add.01

Background document on new scientific and technological developments relevant to the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on their Destruction:
BWC/CONF.II/04/Add.02

Revised estimated cost of the Second Review Conference of the Parties to the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin .Weapons and on their Destruction.:
BWC/CONF.II/05

Canadian paper on general nature and magnitude of biotechnology activities in Canada and the extent of governmental involvement therein:
BWC/CONF.II/06

Letter dated 15 September 1986, from the Permanent Representative of Hungary to the President of the Review Conference on behalf of a group of Socialist States, submitting the chapter entitled 'Accelerated Development of Biotechnology", of the Comprehensi:
BWC/CONF.II/07

Document submitted by Democratic Kampuchea entitled "Use of toxins in Kampuchea: facts and syndromes":
BWC/CONF.II/08

Report of the Committee of the Whole:
BWC/CONF.II/09

Report of the Committee of the Whole:
BWC/CONF.II/09/Add.01
BWC/CONF.II/09/Corr.01 (Arabic)
BWC/CONF.II/09/Corr.01 (Chinese)
BWC/CONF.II/09/Corr.01 (Russian)

Report of the Committee of the Whole:
BWC/CONF.II/09/Corr.02
BWC/CONF.II/10
BWC/CONF.II/10/Add.01
BWC/CONF.II/10/Corr.01
BWC/CONF.II/10 (Spanish)

Report of the Drafting Committee:
BWC/CONF.II/11

Letter dated 26 September 1386, from the Permanent Representative of Pakistan addressed to the President of the Second Review Conference, concerning the Report of the Credentials Committee:
BWC/CONF.II/12
BWC/CONF.II/13
BWC/CONF.II/CC/CRP.01/E
BWC/CONF.II/DC/CRP.01/E

Offices and telephone numbers of the Secretariat:
BWC/CONF.II/INF.01

Provisional List of Participants:
BWC/CONF.II/MISC.01

Summary Record of the First to Tenth Meeting:
BWC/CONF.II/SR.01-10/Corr

Summary Record of the First Plenary Meeting:
BWC/CONF.II/SR.01
BWC/CONF.II/SR.01 (Russian)
BWC/CONF.II/SR.01 (Spanish)

Summary Record of the Second Plenary Meeting:
BWC/CONF.II/SR.02

Summary Record of the Third Plenary Meeting:
BWC/CONF.II/SR.03

Summary Record of the Fourth Plenary Meeting:
BWC/CONF.II/SR.04
BWC/CONF.II/SR.04 (Chinese)

Summary Record of the Fifth Plenary Meeting:
BWC/CONF.II/SR.05
BWC/CONF.II/SR.05 (Chinese)

Summary Record of the Sixth Plenary Meeting:
BWC/CONF.II/SR.06
BWC/CONF.II/SR.06 (Chinese)

Summary Record of the Seventh Plenary Meeting:
BWC/CONF.II/SR.07
BWC/CONF.II/SR.07 (Chinese)

Summary Record of the Eighth Plenary Meeting:
BWC/CONF.II/SR.08
BWC/CONF.II/SR.08 (Chinese)

Summary Record of the Ninth Plenary Meeting:
BWC/CONF.II/SR.09

Summary Record of the Tenth Plenary Meeting:
BWC/CONF.II/SR.10
BWC/CONF.II/SR.10 (Chinese)
BWC/CONF.II/SR.10 (Russian)



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Estimated costs of the Second Review Conference of the Parties to the BTWC:
BWC/CONF.II/PC.01
BWC/CONF.II/PC.01 (Arabic)
BWC/CONF.II/PC.01 (Chinese)
BWC/CONF.II/PC.01 (French)
BWC/CONF.II/PC.01 (Russian)
BWC/CONF.II/PC.01 (Spanish)

Programme of work:
BWC/CONF.II/PC.02
BWC/CONF.II/PC.02 (Arabic)
BWC/CONF.II/PC.02 (Chinese)
BWC/CONF.II/PC.02 (French)
BWC/CONF.II/PC.02 (Russian)
BWC/CONF.II/PC.02 (Spanish)

Draft report of the Preparatory Committee for the Second Review Conference of the Parties to the BTWC:
BWC/CONF.II/PC/CRP.01
BWC/CONF.II/PC/CRP.01 (Arabic)
BWC/CONF.II/PC/CRP.01 (Chinese)
BWC/CONF.II/PC/CRP.01 (French)
BWC/CONF.II/PC/CRP.01 (Russian)
BWC/CONF.II/PC/CRP.01 (Spanish)

Offices and telephone numbers of the secretariat:
BWC/CONF.II/PC/INF.01

List of participants:
BWC/CONF.II/PC/INF.02
BWC/CONF.II/PC/INF.02 (French)
BWC/CONF.II/PC/INF.02 (Spanish)

Provisional list of participants:
BWC/CONF.II/PC/MISC.01
BWC/CONF.II/PC/MISC.01 (French)
BWC/CONF.II/PC/MISC.01 (Spanish)