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This page will be regularly updated to feature upcoming events and news items of relevance to the Global Partnership community

Recent and Upcoming Events

  • World One Health Congress, Edinburgh, Scotland (14-18 June 2020)      
  • Global Health Security 2019 Conference, Sydney, Australia (18-20 June 2019)
  • International Conference on the Security of Radioactive Material, Vienna, Austria (7-13 December 2018)
  • Chemical Security Congress, Lyon, France (29-31 October, 2018)
  • Global Partnership Working Group (GPWG) Meeting, Quebec City, Canada (17-19 October 2018)
  • Ceremony marking the final elimination of Libya’s chemical weapons, Munster, Germany (11 January 2018)
  • 2nd OIE Global Conference on Biological Threat Reduction, Ottawa, Canada (31 October-2 November 2017)

News, Events & Statements

Related News & Statements

G7 Statements on the Global Partnership

2018 – G7 Foreign Ministers’ Joint Communiqué ,  Toronto,                  Canada and GP Annual Project Report

          – G7 Foreign Ministers’ Statement on Nerve Agent                      Attacks in Salisbury, United Kingdom

2017 – G7 Statement on Non-Proliferation & Disarmament ,                Lucca, Italy

2016 – Hiroshima, Japan

2015 – Lübeck, Germany

2014 – Brussels, Belgium

2012 – Camp David, United States

2011 – Leaders Statement & Assessment and Options for                    Future Programming. Deauville, France

2010 – Leaders Statement and Annual Report. Muskoka,                      Canada.

2009 – Leaders Statement and Annual Report. L'Aquila, Italy

2008 – Leaders Statement and Annual Report.  Hokkaido                    Toyako, Japan

2007 – Report and Review.  Heiligendamm, Germany

2006 – St Petersburg, Russia

2005 – Gleneagles, United Kingdom

2004 – Sea Island, United States

2003 – GP Action Plan and Annual Report.  Evian, France

2002 – Kananaskis, Canada

Videos and Resources

INTERPOL “Litmus” video, which highlights early warning indicators of chemical attacks and encourages first responders to report

Events in the Community

Biosecurity for the Next Generation online biosecurity course

Preventing Biological Threats: What You Can Do: A Guide to Biological Security Issues and How to Address Them (Bradford University)

Biological Security Education Handbook: The Power of Team-Based Learning (Bradford University)

Prior Assessment Tool for Sustainable Laboratories, which supports efforts to tailor laboratory infrastructure to local risks and resources without compromising biosafety and biosecurity



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