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sep
24

UN General Assembly high-level general debate, 74th session

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.

sep
26

International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons

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.

sep
30

2019 New Shape Forum: Weapons Governance

30 September - 01 October 2019 | Geneva, Switzerland

The Global Challenges Foundation and the Geneva Disarmament Platform are hosting the 2019 New Shape Forum on Weapons Governance, which will take place in Geneva from 30 September to 1 October 2019.

oct
01

Vienna Conference on Protecting Civilians in Urban Warfare

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).

oct
07

UN General Assembly First Committee, 74th Session

07 October - 08 November 2019 | New York, USA

The UN General Assembly's First Committee on Disarmament and International Security will meet from 7 October - 8 November 2019 in New York.

oct
24

Disarmament Week

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.

nov
11

13th Conference of the High Contracting Parties to CCW Protocol V

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.

nov
13

CCW Meeting of High Contracting Parties

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.

nov
25

Conference of States Parties to the Chemical Weapons Convention, 24th Session

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.

nov
25

Fourth Review Conference of the Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention

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.

dec
02

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. 

dec
03

Biological Weapons Convention Meeting of States Parties

03 - 06 December 2019 | Geneva, Switzerland

The Biological Weapons Convention Meeting of States Parties will be held in Geneva from 3-6 December 2019.

dec
05

Informal consultations of the GGE on advancing responsible state behaviour in cyberspace

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. 

dec
09

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. 

feb
10

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. 

apr
27

2020 NPT Review Conference

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. 

jun
15

Seventh Biennial Meeting of States of the UN Programme of Action on Small Arms and Light Weapons

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.

jul
06

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.