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Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons

LC control no.no 00015922
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Corporate name headingOrganisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons
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Variant(s)OPCW
Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons
Organisation pour l'interdiction des armes chimiques
OIAC
Организация по запрещению химического оружия
Organizat︠s︡ii︠a︡ po zapreshchenii︠u︡ khimicheskogo oruzhii︠a︡
ОЗХО
OZKhO
Organización para la Prohibición de las Armas Químicas
OPAQ
禁止化学武器组织
Jin zhi hua xue wu qi zu zhi
Beginning date1997-04-29
LocatedHague (Netherlands)
AddressJohan de Wittlaan 32 2517 JR The Hague The Netherlands media@opcw.org
Field of activityChemical arms control Chemical weapons disposal
Special noteNon-Latin script references not evaluated.
Found inOPCW, 1999: t.p. (Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons) p. iv (OPCW, The Hague)
LC in OCLC, 2/22/00 (hdg.: Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons)
Taxation : reimbursement [ER], 1999? PDF file, t.p. (agreement between the United States of America and the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons)
Its WWW site, November 18, 2013: English home page (Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons; OPCW) French home page (Organisation pour l'interdiction des armes chimiques; OIAC) Russian home page (Организация по запрещению химического оружия = Organizat︠s︡ii︠a︡ po zapreshchenii︠u︡ khimicheskogo oruzhii︠a︡; ОЗХО = OZKhO) Spanish home page (Organización para la Prohibición de las Armas Químicas; OPAQ) Chinese home page (禁止化学武器组织 = Jin zhi hua xue wu qi zu zhi)
   <http://www.opcw.org/>
Wikipedia, November 18, 2013 (The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) is an intergovernmental organisation, located in The Hague, Netherlands. The organisation promotes and verifies the adherence to the Chemical Weapons Convention which prohibits the use of chemical weapons and requires their destruction; awarded the 2013 Nobel Peace Prize; Formation: 29 April 1997; Headquarters: The Hague, Netherlands; 52.091241°N 4.283193°E; Official languages: English, French, Russian, Chinese, Spanish, Arabic)
Associated languageeng fre rus chi spa ara