24 - 30 September 2019 | New York, USA
The UN General Assembly will hold its 74th high-level general debate from 24 September to 30 September 2019.
26 September 2019
To mark the 2019 International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons, the UN General Assembly will convene a high-level event at UN headquarters in New York. Information on how to register is available at https://reg.unog.ch/event/31316/.
There will also be a ceremony for the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW) on this day, providing another collective opportunity for signature and the deposit of ratification instruments.
01 - 02 October 2019 | Vienna, Austria
The Vienna Conference on Protecting Civilians in Urban Warfare will take place from 1-2 October 2019 in Vienna, Austria, to discuss a Political Declaration on explosive weapons in populated areas (EWIPA).
24 - 30 October 2019 | Worldwide
The annual observance of Disarmament Week, starting on the anniversary of the founding of the United Nations, was first called for in the Final Document of the General Assembly’s 1978 special session on disarmament. The week seeks to promote a better understanding of disarmament issues among the public.
24 - 30 October 2019 | Geneva, Switzerland
The 13th Conference of the High Contracting Parties to Protocol V of the Convention of Certain Conventional Weapons (CCW) will meet in Geneva, Switzerland on 11 November 2019.
13 - 15 November 2019 | Geneva, Switzerland
The 2019 Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons (CCW) Meeting of High Contracting Parties will be held from 13-15 November 2019.
25 - 29 November 2019 | The Hague, Netherlands
The Conference of the States Parties (CSP) oversees the implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC). The Conference is composed of representatives of all member states of the OPCW, each of which has one vote. The CSP will meet from 25- 29 November 2019 in The Hague, Netherlands.
25 - 29 November 2019 | Oslo, Norway
The Oslo Review Conference of the Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention will take place from 25-29 November in Norway. It is the formal diplomatic meeting of the 164 states parties to the Convention. The Fourth Review Conference takes place as the Convention commemorates 20 years since it entered into force.
Intersessional Meeting of the OEWG on Developments in the Field of ICTS in the context of International Security
02 - 04 December 2019 | New York, USA
The OEWG will hold a two-day intersessional meeting in New York with industry and civil society. Details on registration, access, and other modalities will be posted on our website when they become available.
03 - 06 December 2019 | Geneva, Switzerland
The Biological Weapons Convention Meeting of States Parties will be held in Geneva from 3-6 December 2019.
05 - 06 December 2019 | New York, USA
The Group of Governmental Experts (GGE) on Advancing Responsible State Behaviour in Cyberspace in the context of International Security will hold informal consultations with UN member states in New York from 5-6 December 2019.
First session of the GGE on advancing responsible state behaviour in cyberspace in the context of international security
09 - 13 December 2019 | New York, USA
The first session of the Group of Governmental Experts (GGE) on Advancing responsible state behaviour in cyberspace in the context of international security will meet in New York from 9-13 December 2019.
Second substantive session of the of the Open-ended Working Group on developments in the field of ICTs in the context of international security
10 - 14 February 2020 | New York, USA
The OEWG on Developments in the Field of Information and Communications Technologies (ICTs) in the context of International Security will have its second substantive session in New York from 10-14 February 2020.
27 April - 22 May 2020 | New York, United States
The 2020 Review Conference of the nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) will take place from 27 April 2020 to 22 May 2020 in New York, United States.
15 - 19 June 2020 | New York, USA
The Seventh Biennial Meeting of States (BMS7) of the UN Programme of Action on Small Arms and Light Weapons will meet in New York from 15-19 June 2020.
Third substantive session of the Open-ended Working Group on developments in the field of ICTs in the context of international security
06 - 09 July 2020
The third, and final, substantive session of the OEWG on Developments in the field of Information and Communications Technologies (ICTs) in the Context of International Security will take place in New York from 6-10 July 2020.