The Seventh Meeting of States Parties of the Convention on Cluster Munitions will take place from 4 to 6 September 2017 in Geneva, at the Palais des Nations.
Pursuant to the decision of the First Review Conference and to the provisions of General Assembly resolution 70/54
, the Secretary-General of the United Nations convened these meetings by note verbale
An invitation letter was also addressed to relevant International Organizations.
DATE AND VENUE
The Seventh Meeting of States Parties to the Convention on Cluster Munitions will take place from 4 to 6 September 2017 in Geneva, Switzerland, Palais des Nations, Conference Room XIX.
willing to participate should send, through their Permanent Mission, a Note verbale to the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs stating their interest in participating in the Meeting and listing all participants, with indication of full name and title of the members of the delegation. The head of delegation should be clearly indicated.
International and regional organizations and civil society representatives
should send a letter stating their interest in participating in the Meeting and listing all participants, with indication of full name and title of the members of the delegation. The head of delegation should be clearly indicated.
All letters/Notes verbales should reach the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs no later than Friday, 18 August 2017 at email@example.com or United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs, Office C-117, United Nations Office at Geneva, Palais des Nations, CH-1211 Geneva 10, Switzerland. Fax: (+41) 22 917 0034
In accordance with Article 14, paragraph 1, of the Convention, “the costs of the Meetings of States Parties […] shall be borne by the States Parties and States not party to this Convention participating therein, in accordance with the United Nations scale of assessment adjusted appropriately”.
Participants who do not already have UNOG badges need to register at https://reg.unog.ch/event/16882/
Participants will receive an e-mail confirming their registration. Should you encounter problems registering, please consult the user guide. For any queries, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Preliminary information for participants in the Seventh Meeting of the States Parties is available in document CCM/MSP/2017/INF.1 (English only)
- Nicaragua has expressed its interest in presiding over of the Eighth Meeting of States Parties. Pls. see Note verbale.
- Status of contributions - On 30 September 2017, the Financial Resources Management Service of the United Nations Office at Geneva circulated a summary of the financial contributions to the four disarmament conventions. Detailed information pertaining to the contributions to the CCM is contained in Annex III of the document.
- 2017 scale of assessments - The Financial Resources Management Service of the United Nations Office at Geneva has provided the preliminary assessment for contributions to the CCM budget for 7th Meeting of States Parties to the Convention on Cluster Munitions. Formal assessment notices have been sent in February 2017.
Implementation Support Unit 2018 Work Plan and Budget
Provisional Annotated Programme of Work
Rules of Procedure
Review of the financial Procedures of Implementation Support Unit
Exploration of Synergies between Various Implementation Support Units
Report on Elements of the Review of the Agreement between the States Parties to the Convention on Cluster Munitions and the Geneva Centre for Humanitarian Demining on the hosting of the Implementation Support Unit (ISU)
Country Coalitions to Promote the Implementation of the Convention on Cluster Munitions
Convention on Cluster Munitions 7MSP Progress Report — monitoring progress in implementing the Dubrovnik Action Plan
Convention on Cluster Munitions Implementation Support Unit — 2016 Annual Report
Estimated costs of the Eighth Meeting of States Parties of the Convention on Cluster Munitions
Last updated 16 August 2017