In accordance with Article 12 (1) of the Convention and pursuant to the relevant decision of the Fifth Meeting of States Parties (2 to 5 September 2014, San Jose, Costa Rica) the First Review Conference will take place from 7 to 11 September 2015 in Dubrovnik (Croatia) and its two Preparatory Meetings will be held in Geneva on 5 February and 3 June 2015.
Pursuant to the established practice and the provisions of resolution A/RES/63/71
of the General Assembly, the Secretary-General of the United Nations convened these meetings by note verbale
The First Preparatory Meeting for the Review Conference of the Convention (Geneva, 5 February 2015), in its Final Document (CCM/CONF/2015/PM.1/2), changed the date of the Second Preparatory Meeting to 24 June 2015. Below is a second note verbale by the Secretary-General convening the Second Preparatory Meeting on 24 June 2015.
An invitation letter
was also addressed to the relevant international organizations by Ms Angela Kane, High Representative for Disarmament Affairs.
First Review Conference
DATE AND VENUE
The First Review Conference will take place from 7 to 11 September 2015 in Dubrovnik, Croatia.
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”.
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.
To register for the First Review Conference of the CCM, which will take place in Dubrovnik, Croatia, please go to: http://1rc.clusterconvention.org/register-online/Some users experience problems downloading the documents below. In that case, please try accessing the the Official Document System of the United Nations directly at http://ods.un.org. Go to "Access ODS without logging in", then type the document number.
Provisional Annotated Programme of Work
Provisional Programme of Work
Croatia Progress Report
Review of the Vientiane Action Plan
Rules of procedure
Revised Estimated Costs of the Sixth Meeting of States Parties
Estimated Costs of the Sixth Meeting of States Parties
Draft Croatia Progress Report - Monitoring Progress in Implementing the Vientiane Action Plan Up to the First Review Conference of the Convention on Cluster Munitions
Post-First Review Conference Programme of Meetings and Machinery
Implementation Support Unit 2016 - 2020 Work Plan and Budget. Submitted by the Director of the Implementation Support Unit
Draft Dubrovnik Action Plan
2015 Dubrovnik Declaration: Spectemur Agendo (Judged by Our Actions)
List of Participants
Second Preparatory Meeting
First Preparatory Meeting
TIME AND VENUE
The First Preparatory Meeting will take place on 5 February 2015 at 10:00 a.m. in Conference room XVII, Palais des Nations (8-14, Avenue de la Paix, Geneva).
Participants who do not already have a ground pass to access UNOG premises, must fill the Conference Registration Form of the Security and Safety Section of the United Nations Office at Geneva, which is available HERE
Please note that you will need this Conference Registration Form to collect your United Nations grounds passes from the Pass and Identification Unit.
To accede to the official website of the Convention on Cluster Munitions, please click here
Final Report of the First Preparatory Meeting
Proposed Provisional Agenda for the First Review Conference
Proposed Provisional Programme of Work for the First Review Conference
Towards a funding model for the Convention on Cluster Munitions Implementation Support Unit
Please note that a revised version of this document is under translation and will be posted shortly as CCM/CONF/2015/PM.1/WP.3/Rev.1
Exchange of views on a draft political declaration outline
Exchange of views on post First Review Conference Programme of Meetings and Machinery
Review of the Vientiane Action Plan - I. Introduction and Objective
Review of the Vientiane Action Plan - II. The Convention on Cluster Munitions- Achievements and Areas for further action
Review of the Vientiane Action Plan - III. Implementation Support
Review of the Vientiane Action Plan - IV. Universalization
Review of the Vientiane Action Plan - V. Stockpile Destruction
Review of the Vientiane Action Plan - VI. Clearance and Destruction of Cluster Munitions Remnants and Risk Reduction Activities
Review of the Vientiane Action Plan - VII. Victim Assistance
Review of the Vientiane Action Plan - VIII. International Cooperation and Assistance
Review of the Vientiane Action Plan - IX. Transparency and Exchange of Information Measures
Review of the Vientiane Action Plan - X. National Implementation Measures
List of Participants