Agenda Item #10: Informal presentations of requests submitted under Article 5 and the analyses of these requests (continued)
The Second Review Conference continued with informal presentations of requests submitted under Article 5.
Agenda Item #9b: Review of the operation and status of the Convention – Cooperation and Assistance
His Royal Highness Prince Mired Raad Al-Hussein, Chairperson of Jordan’s National Committee for Demining and Rehabilitation and President of the 8MSP, introduced the thematic discussion on cooperation and assistance.
An update was provided by Norway, the Coordinator of the Resource Utilization Contact Group.
Other statements were delivered by:
Agenda Item #9c: Review of the operation and status of the Convention – Universalization
The Honorable Sandra Pierantozzi, Minister of State of Palau introduced the thematic discussion on universalization.
An update on the status of universalization was provided by Canada, the Coordinator of the Universalization Contact Group.
The following States not Parties provided updates on the status of efforts to accede to the Convention:
The following States Parties and observer organizations provided updates:
Agenda Item #9d: Review of the operation and status of the Convention – Clearing Mined Areas
Sheila Mwemba of Zambia and Mila Massango of Mozambique introduced the thematic discussion on mine clearance.
The outgoing Co-Chairs of the Standing Committee on Mine Clearance, Mine Risk Education and Mine Action Technologies, Argentina and Australia took the floor.
The following States Parties that were in a position to declare completion of their Article 5 obligations took the floor: