Live Launch of the BWC National Implementation Measures Database

Live Launch of the BWC National Implementation Measures Database

At this side event to the BWC Working Group meeting, UNIDIR and VERTIC launched the new BWC National Implementation Measures Database. The database is designed to strengthen the implementation of the BWC and enable States and Stakeholders to have a better understanding of different approaches to national implementation from around the world.

The event consisted of a demonstration of the Database website and showcased the tool’s structure and functions. The demonstration was followed by a Q&A session with the audience.

The BWC NIM Database can be accessed here:


A recording of this event is available on our YouTube Channel, and below.


Tuesday, 15 August 2023  |  13.15 – 14.45h CEST  |  Room XXII, Palais de Nations, Geneva, and online.

A light lunch will be served from 13.00hs.


UNIDIR encourages the participation of State representatives and experts working on or interested in issues pertaining to the Biological Weapons Convention.


In-person participants do not need to RSVP. Please note the organizers are not able to grant access to the Palais des Nations to those that do not hold a UN pass.

For any questions, please contact: