Training enhances oversight of international chemical trade

Customs officials play key role monitoring import and export of toxic chemicals under the Chemical Weapons Convention. Read full article here


Member States in Southern Africa increase chemical emergency preparedness

Training builds stronger chemical emergency response capabilities to better protect populations.

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Chemical safety and security management bolstered in OPCW Member States in Africa

Frontline healthcare workers critical in caring for victims of chemical warfare agents or toxic industrial chemicals.

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OPCW Director-General meets with Cameroon’s Minister of External Relations

Bilateral discussions focus on efforts to uphold the global norm against chemical weapons and build protective capacity in Member States.

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OPCW Member States enhance knowledge of CWC declarations and inspections obligations

Timely and comprehensive chemical facility declarations fundamental to preventing the re-emergence of chemical weapons.

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OPCW organises analytical chemistry course in partnership with Indian Institute of Chemical Technology

Course strengthens national capacities for analysis of chemicals relevant to Chemical Weapons Convention, targeting chemistry professionals from countries with developing economies.

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Senior Chemical Demilitarisation Officer (P-4)

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Division: Administration Deadline: 23 June 2022

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Senior Programme Officer (P-4)

Division: International Cooperation and Assistance Deadline: 17 June 2022

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Security Officer (GS-3)

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Talent Acquisition Assistant (GS-4)

Division: Administration Deadline: 1 June 2022

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