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Granada EUBARnet International Seminar on Biosecurity

When: Wednesday, 21 November, 2012 9:30 - 20:30
Where: "Paraninfo" and “Sala de Conferencias” of the School of Law of the University of Granada, Plaza de la Universidad s/n
Contacts: Prof. Dr. Mª Ángeles Cuadrado Ruiz. Prof. of Criminal Law. UGR

Overview on Italian Policy and Institutions on Prevention of Biological Weapons, BWC, and Biosecurity

Italy, the Biological Weapons Convention and the Prevention Regimes of Biological Weapons Italy was one of the first signatories to the Geneva Protocol of 1925 (which was ratified in 1928), and remains a State Party to the 1972 BTWC. Italy signed the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention (BTWC) on April 10, 1972 and ratified it in May 30, 1975. It was also among the 46 States Parties participating (see the Final Report of VEREX)  in the Ad Hoc Group of Governmental Experts to Identify and Examine Potential Verification Measures from a Scientific and Technical Standpoint (VEREX). In a Working Paper in 1992  (Working Paper By Italy on Verification Measures, VEREX 1992, ...